Le voir dit: Machaut et Peronne
Catherine Bott explores one of Guillaume de Machaut's extraordinary works, Le voir dit, which details a love between the composer and an admirer.
Guillaume de Machaut was one of the greatest composers and poets of the Middle Ages and Le Voir Dit is one of his most extraordinary works. Containing 9,094 lines of verse and 8 musical settings, it tells the tale of a blossoming love between the elderly Machaut and a young admirer: Péronne d' Armentières. Catherine Bott explores Machaut's "The True Story".