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

Brief survey of the traditional musics from the South of France: The Occitany: Limoux’ carnival tunes - The Piedmont - The Provence

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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 (b)(c).Lyrics for this traditional folksonglyrics.
You may 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. Maurandi.
(c) These files and their content are © 2001-2017 Jean-Gabriel Maurandi.
Round dances of May

1. The May tree
2. Stock of traditional round dances of May
3. Traditional May songs
4. The queens of May

Ronde et farandole autour de l'arbre de mai du comte de Nice
Ronde et farandole autour de l’arbre de mai dans le comté de Nice.
Drawing by Gustav Adolf Mossa published in Anthologie de la chanson niçoise, éd. Delrieu.

The May tree

Stock of traditional round dances of May

listen the Midi file for this fife & drum traditional music tune score of this traditional tune Rounda souspelenca de mai (Round dance of May from Sospel). Traditional tune from Sospel, County of Nice, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. Maurandi. See also The movies.
listen the Midi file for this traditional music tune score of this traditional tune Lyrics for this traditional folksong Lou roussignòu que vola (The Flying Nightingale). During the 19th century, this round was sung and danced in Nice around the May-tree. Tchaikovsky employed theme of this traditional song in his Humoresque opus 10-2. Traditional from County of Nice, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. Maurandi.

Stock of traditional May songs

The month of May is the subject of numerous love songs, often nostalgic.

listen the Midi file for this traditional music tune score of this traditional tune Lyrics for this traditional folksong Ailà n’aquèu jardin (Over there in this garden). Traditional song from la Tour-sur-Tinée, County of Nice, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. Maurandi.
listen the Midi file for this traditional music tune score of this traditional tune Lyrics for this traditional folksong A San-Brancai (At Saint-Pancrace). Nissart lyrics and music by Georges Delrieu. Traditional from County of Nice, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. Maurandi.
listen the Midi file for this traditional music tune score of this traditional tune Lyrics for this traditional folksong Bèu mès de mai aimable (Beautiful and amiable month of May). Traditional song from Saint-Martin-Vésubie, County of Nice, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. Maurandi.
listen the Midi file for this traditional music tune score of this traditional tune Lyrics for this traditional folksong Lu Mai d’en carriera (The May from the street). Nissart lyrics by Jòrgi Tasso, music by Maurice Adolphe Caruba. Traditional from County of Nice, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. Maurandi.
listen the Midi file for this traditional music tune score of this traditional tune Lyrics for this traditional folksong Lou mès de mai (The month of May). If this month is the one of love affairs, unfortunate ones happen sometimes... Traditional song from Saint-Dalmas-de-Valdeblore, County of Nice, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. Maurandi.
Vaqui lo polit mès de mai (Here is the pretty month of May).
listen the Midi file for this traditional music tune score of this traditional tune Lyrics for this traditional folksong Venès virà lou mai (Let Come and Dance the May), racy song. Nissart lyrics and music by Georges Delrieu. Traditional from County of Nice, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. Maurandi.

The queen of May

At the beginning of May was elected, for one year, the queen of May.
La Regina dau mai (The Queen of May), version Jean-Pierre Baquié and Serge Pesce.
listen the Midi file for this traditional music tune score of this traditional tune Lyrics for this traditional folksong La Regina dòu mai (The Queen of May). Destined to Francis, she must be a paragon of virtue... Nissart lyrics by Juli Eynaudi, music by Cinto Tarelli. Traditional from County of Nice, MIDI scheduling by J.-G. Maurandi.


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 (b)(c).Lyrics for this traditional folksonglyrics.
You may 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. Maurandi.
(c) These files and their content are © 2001-2017 Jean-Gabriel Maurandi.

© 2001-2017 Jean-Gabriel Maurandi.


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

Brief survey of the traditional musics from the South of France: The Occitany: Limoux’ carnival tunes - The Piedmont - The Provence

Other countries


traditional musics county Nice, fife

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