195Re: [Authentic_SCA] Vocal music and Languages
- Mar 6, 2001
> Kass, you witnessed who won as the East Kingdom'sAmen sister! Bob was busy doing court business stuff and didn't get to hear
> Queen's Bards last month and with what material. I'd
> dearly LOVE to see what sources they used to determine
> that "Red Is The Rose" is period (to be fair, I didn't
> see what their documentation was) and they outright
> lied about singing it in organum, because that
> harmonic structure would've made it sound extremely
> alien to modern Western listeners.
them perform, and I am a rank amateur, but what they did didn't sound
anything like the organum *I*'ve ever heard.
They were Ren Faire performers and the King and Queen aren't learned enough
to know that.
> Then there's Lady Ana, who writes period poetry inAmen again! Personally, I think Ismenia was downright robbed... [for all
> Spanish AND English. Amazing.....
those who aren't in the East, Lady Ismenia Wysten is a wonderful storyteller
who was the only finalist in the Bardic Championships who didn't win]
> Guess I'd better get my kiester in gear and learn "JaYou better! And as soon as I find out from Bob what that means, I'll be
> Nus Hon Pris" like I've been meaning to do.
sure to ride you about it... =)
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