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The musical traditions from County of Nice:
Music introduction - Cross-over
Popular songs - Animal songs - Racy songs - Work songs - Political and social songs - Contemporary songs
Farandole - Round dances of May - Close couple dances - Characters dances - Circumstance tunes - Carnival tunes
Music for children - Sacred & religious music - Christmas carols - Chimes & knells


The Occitany: Limoux’ carnival tunes

traditional musics county Nice, fife

Legend (click icons, on the left side of tunes title, to access to corresponding files):
 listen the Midi file for this fife & drum traditional music tune“fife & drums” MIDI file (a)(b)(c). listen the Midi file for this brass band traditional music tune“brass band” MIDI file (a)(b)(c). listen the Midi file for this traditional music tune“other instruments” MIDI file (a)(b)(c).                         
score of this traditional tunescore: PDF file (c).Lyrics for this traditional songlyrics.
Date (dd/mm/yyyy) is the one of the MIDI file. You may also download MIDI and scores files as a whole from the Download page.
(a) Tunes will sound better if your computer is connected to a high-fidelity amplifier.
(b) Without any further observation, arrangements and harmonizations by J.-G. M.
(c) These files and their content are © 2001-2014 Jean-Gabriel Maurandi.
Farandole

1. The farandoles
2. The brandi
3. The mourisca, or moresca (moorish)
4. The passa cariera (pass-streets dances)
5. The monferrina (monferrine)
6. The farandole-like dances

The farandole: a two beats time with a 6/8 signature and a tempo very fast: dotted quarter from 120 to 132.

listen the Midi file of this traditional farandole for fife & drum, County of Nice score of this traditional farandole, County of Nice Farandola nissarda (Farandole from Nice). Traditional from County of Nice, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. M. (25/03/2001).
listen the Midi file of this traditional farandole for fife & drum, County of Nice score of this traditional farandole, County of Nice Farandola de Brei (Farandole from Breil). Traditional tune from Breil-sur-Roya, County of Nice, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. M. (8/07/2004).
listen the Midi file of this traditional farandole for fife & drum, County of Nice score of this traditional farandole, County of Nice Farandola dei couscrit de Brei (Farandole of the conscripts from Breil). Traditional tune from Breil-sur-Roya, County of Nice, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. M. (28/04/2003).
listen the Midi file of this traditional farandole for fife & drum, County of Nice score of this traditional farandole, County of Nice Farandola de Lantousca (Farandole from Lantosque). Also known as Brandi vièi (Old brandi). Traditional tune from Lantosque, County of Nice, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. M. (28/03/2002).
listen the Midi file of this traditional farandole for fife & drum, County of Nice score of this traditional farandole, County of Nice Farandola de Lantousca (Farandole from Lantosque). Played on New Year’s day for the dawn serenades to the leading citizens of the village. Traditional tune from Lantosque, County of Nice, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. M. (28/08/2004).
listen the Midi file of this traditional farandole for fife & drum, County of Nice score of this traditional farandole, County of Nice Farandola dòu Moulinet (Farandole from The Moulinet). Traditional tune from Le Moulinet, County of Nice, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. M. (10/12/2002).
listen the Midi file for this fife & drum traditional music tune score of this traditional tune Farandola prouvençala (Farandole from Provence). Version noted by François Vidal on 1862 in Lou Tambourin (The Tambourine). The “timbre” (tune which can receive different and exchangeable texts) of this farandole has travelled up to north-east of France: it is found within an alsacian Christmas carol, Ich Wünsch Euch. Traditional from Provence, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. M. (4/02/2003). See also The movies.
listen the Midi file for this fife & drum traditional music tune score of this traditional tune Farandola de la Grand-Coumba (Farandole from The Grand-Combe, Gard). Traditional from Provence, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. M. (12/06/2002).
listen the Midi file of this traditional farandole for fife & drum, County of Nice score of this traditional farandole, County of Nice La Barba (The Beard) or La Ceba (The Onion). This farandole is often played during Carnival. Traditional from Provence, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. M. (26/04/2006).
listen the Midi file for this fife & drum traditional music tune score of this traditional tune Carnaval es arrivat (Carnival is arrived) or La Pipa (The Pipe). This farandole, which presents musical analogies with the tune Lou Pichin Ome and with the counting rhyme Tanta Jana, is played during King Carnival’s cremation, alternately with the Adiéu paure Carneval wailing. Traditional from Occitany, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. M. (23/03/2007).
listen the Midi file of this traditional farandole for fife & drum, County of Nice score of this traditional farandole, County of Nice Li Carouba (The Carobs). Traditional from County of Nice, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. M. (10/07/2010).
listen the Midi file of this traditional farandole for fife & drum, County of Nice score of this traditional farandole, County of Nice La Mouraida. Farandole kept for the cepoun (Chopping Block) game. Traditional tune from Utelle, County of Nice, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. M. (01/05/2002).
listen the Midi file for this traditional music tune War an daol (On the table). Highlight from a quadrille. Traditional from Brittany (Guingamp, Trégor), noted by P. Montjarret, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. M. (30/04/2002).
listen the Midi file for this traditional music tune score of this traditional tune L’Arlésienne (The Girl from Arles), farandole from the Suite n° 2, Georges Bizet (1839-1875). According to the tune of the chivau-frus (underskirt-horses), traditional Provence for the Corpus Christi games, in Aix-en-Provence (XIIIth-XVIIIth century).
score of this traditional tune Farandole de l’Arlésienne, 1st subject (March).

The brandi: a two beats time with a 2/4 signature and a tempo slower than farandole one: quarter about 100.

listen the Midi file for this fife & drum traditional music tune score of this traditional tune Brandi dei couscrit de Lantousca (Brandi of the conscripts from Lantosque). Traditional tune from Lantosque, County of Nice, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. M. (11/12/2002).
listen the Midi file for this fife & drum traditional music tune score of this traditional tune Brandi dei couscrit de Sant-Martin (Brandi of the conscripts from Saint-Martin). Traditional tune from Saint-Martin-Vésubie, County of Nice, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. M. (19/08/2001).
listen the Midi file for this fife & drum traditional music tune score of this traditional tune Brandi dei couscrit d’Utella (Brandi of the conscripts from Utelle). Traditional tune from Utelle, County of Nice, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. M. (10/12/2002).
listen the Midi file for this fife & drum traditional music tune score of this traditional tune Brandi vièi (Old brandi). Also known as farandola de Lantousca (farandole from Lantosque). Traditional tune from Lantosque, County of Nice, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. M. (14/11/2006).

The mourisca, or moresca (moorish): a two beats time with a 2/4 signature and a tempo slower than farandole one: quarter about 100.

listen the Midi file for this fife & drum traditional music tune score of this traditional tune Mourisca n° 1. Traditional tune from Lantosque, County of Nice, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. M. (24/04/2001).
listen the Midi file for this fife & drum traditional music tune score of this traditional tune Mourisca n° 2. Traditional tune from Lantosque, County of Nice, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. M. (28/08/2004).
listen the Midi file for this fife & drum traditional music tune score of this traditional tune Moresca di Moita (Moorish from Moita). Traditional from Corsica, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. M. (19/05/2007).

The passa cariera (pass streets): a two beats time with a 2/4 signature and a tempo varying within a wide range.

listen the Midi file for this fife & drum traditional music tune score of this traditional tune La Calau (The Going down). Traditional tune from Belvédère, County of Nice, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. M. (10/08/2002).
listen the Midi file for this fife & drum traditional music tune score of this traditional tune In a more majestic version, Zéphirin Castellon appends and develops a second subject to this Calau. Traditional tune from Belvédère, County of Nice, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. M. (13/12/2003).
listen the Midi file for this fife & drum traditional music tune score of this traditional tune La Passau (The Passing). Traditional tune from Belvédère, County of Nice, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. M. (13/12/2003).
listen the Midi file for this fife & drum traditional music tune score of this traditional tune Passa cariera de Sant-Martin (Pass street from Saint-Martin). Traditional tune from Saint-Martin-Vésubie, County of Nice, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. M. (10/08/2002).

The monferrina (monferrine).

listen the Midi file for this fife & drum traditional music tune score of this traditional tune Monferrina. Traditional from Piedmont, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. M. (24/04/2001).
listen the Midi file for this traditional music tune score of this traditional tune Monferina, according to a manuscript of the XVIIIth century found in Provence , MIDI scheduling by J.-G. M. (3/08/2005).
listen the Midi file for this traditional music tune La Montfarine. Traditional from Brittany (Lopérec, Haute-Cornouaille), noted by P. Montjarret, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. M. (25/03/2001).

Some other farandole-like dances, comparable to the farandole itself and the brandi.

listen the Midi file for this traditional music tune score of this traditional tune Lyrics for this traditional song La Poulalhera (The Poultrymaid). Traditional from Piedmont, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. M. (10/06/2003) according to an arrangement by Patrick Vaillant, Bachàs Mont-jòia.
listen the Midi file of this traditional farandole, County of Nice score of this traditional farandole, County of Nice La Sautusa (The Leap dance). Georges Delrieu, County of Nice, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. M. (3/08/2005).
listen the Midi file of this traditional farandole, County of Nice score of this traditional farandole, County of Nice Lyrics for this traditional song La Sirigauda (The Sirigauda), winter dance. Georges Delrieu, County of Nice, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. M. (20/02/2012).


Legend (click icons, on the left side of tunes title, to access to corresponding files):
 listen the Midi file for this fife & drum traditional music tune“fife & drums” MIDI file (a)(b)(c). listen the Midi file for this brass band traditional music tune“brass band” MIDI file (a)(b)(c). listen the Midi file for this traditional music tune“other instruments” MIDI file (a)(b)(c).                         
score of this traditional tunescore: PDF file (c).Lyrics for this traditional songlyrics.
Date (dd/mm/yyyy) is the one of the MIDI file. You may also download MIDI and scores files as a whole from the Download page.
(a) Tunes will sound better if your computer is connected to a high-fidelity amplifier.
(b) Without any further observation, arrangements and harmonizations by J.-G. M.
(c) These files and their content are © 2001-2014 Jean-Gabriel Maurandi.

© 2001-2014 Jean-Gabriel Maurandi
This page started on February 18th 2001. The last update was February 20th 2012.


The musical traditions from County of Nice:
Music introduction - Cross-over
Popular songs - Animal songs - Racy songs - Work songs - Political and social songs - Contemporary songs
Farandole - Round dances of May - Close couple dances - Characters dances - Circumstance tunes - Carnival tunes
Music for children - Sacred & religious music - Christmas carols - Chimes & knells


The Occitany: Limoux’ carnival tunes


traditional musics county Nice, fife

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