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Barzaz Breiz-1839 Breton ballad collection online

Jack Campin 09 Jul 11 - 06:56 PM
giles earle 10 Jul 11 - 02:45 AM
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Subject: Barzaz Breiz
From: Jack Campin
Date: 09 Jul 11 - 06:56 PM

Just found you can get the 1839 Breton ballad collection "Barzaz Breiz" on the web. And a chunk of it with metrically singable English translations.

the book (PDF in French)

parallel texts with MIDIs

Here is a sample, "The Swan" (the song whose tune Morris Blythman used for "The Twa Corbies"):

http://chrsouchon.free.fr/alarchf.htm

The MIDIs don't sound very pretty but they do the job.


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Subject: RE: Barzaz Breiz-1839 Breton ballad collection online
From: giles earle
Date: 10 Jul 11 - 02:45 AM

Brilliant!


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