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Early Modern Parisian Soundscapes


Video made by Badinage.

We are delighted to have some extracts of several songs performed by the period instrument group "Badinage". For a taster of their contribution to our project, see:


l'honnête homme from Jonathan Stow on Vimeo.


A semi-staged concert performance of "Voice of the Bridge" was held in Durham in June 2019. Members of Badinage performed songs on a bridge in the middle of Durham during the day also, re-enacting the street-song tradition of the Pont Neuf.