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Chansonnier

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume II : Performance and Production

Continuum, 2003

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...In French, the word ‘chansonnier’ has had a number of different, although related, meanings: (a) it is used regularly by contemporary scholars working in the field of medieval and early Renaissance music to designate a manuscript collection...
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...Gilles Vigneault is a French-Canadian poet, publisher, and singer-songwriter. Born in Quebec, Canada, on October 27, 1928, Vigneault started off pursuing a career in poetry. During the 1950s, he published poems while also writing songs...

Chanson canadienne/Chanson québécoise

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume VIII : Genres: North America

The Continuum International, 2012

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...In music as in politics, Québec’s double identity as both Canadian and French can seem confusing to anyone observing it from the outside, while to people in Québec it is almost self-evident. Although the expression Chanson...

Trad and Néo-Trad

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume VIII : Genres: North America

The Continuum International, 2012

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...‘Trad’ is a term that appeared in the early 1990s to encompass the traditional music of Québec and its merging with pop styles. In historical terms it refers broadly to music that resulted over a period of several centuries from a complex...