Difference between revisions of "Breton Lay"

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Were they simply recited or accompanied by music?
 
Were they simply recited or accompanied by music?
   
 
Evidence from Lay of [[Graelant]] (trans. Weingartner)
 
Evidence from Lay of [[Graelant]] (trans. Weingartner)
   
L'aventure de Graelent
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L'aventure de Graelent<br>
Vos dirai si com je l'entent;
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Vos dirai si com je l'entent; <br>
Bons en est li lais a or,
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Bons en est li lais a or,<br>
Et les notes a retenir.
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Et les notes a retenir.<br>
   
The adventure of Graelent
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The adventure of Graelent<br>
I will tell you as I understand it;
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I will tell you as I understand it;<br>
The Lay is good to hear
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The Lay is good to hear<br>
And the melody good to remember.
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And the melody good to remember.<br>

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