Organum and motets  


  • Troubadour and Trouvère songs

  • Ars Nova

  • Airs de cour

  • Chansons in the 15th and 16th century

  • Cantigas de Santa Maria

  • Cantigas de Amigo by Martin codax

  • Cantigas de Amor by Dom Dinis

  • La Llibre Vermell de Montserrat

  • Codex Callixtinus

  • Las Huelgas

  • 16th century music for voice, vihuela,
    organ and harp


Holy Roman Empire 
  • Minnesinger songs

  • Music of Hildegard von Bingen

  • Renaissance Lied

  • Laudario di Cortona

  • Laudario di Firenze

  • Laudi Spirituali

  • Trecento music

  • The Faenza Codex

  • 14th century Instrumental dances

  • 15th century danse, Bassadanza and Ballo

  •  Frottola, madrigal, villotta, canzonetta etc


  • Medieval Sacred and Secular music

  • Tudor music

  • Robertsbridge Codex

  • Turlough O'Carolan

  • Scots Musical Museum

  • Sephardic songs

  • Traditional Folk songs
    from european countries and Japan


just some examples

A música dos trovadores
Travelling to the Iberian Peninsula
in the Middle Ages

Music including cantigas, songs for pilgrimage and polyphonic motets

Laudes Domini
Lauda collectins from 13-15th century
Monophonic and polyphonic Laude


The Italian Codex
Italian music in the 14th and 15th cntury
London Manuscript Add.29987, Rossi Codex,
Maestro Piero, Jacopo da Bologna etc


The harp of melody
Exploring harp history & its music
music including Lions heart's lamento, Machaut's motets, Trecento instrumental pieces, French chanson and 16th century Spanish instrumental pieces. 

Sephardic Songs
and Music of the Spanish Renaissance

Spanish Renaissance music
with Moorish and Sephardic flavours

Britain x France
French airs de cour and English lute songs

Cancioneros Ibericos
Iberian Music from medieval and renaissnce era

Courty Love from France; trouvere, troubador, Machaut, Dufay and more.

Angel Gabriel brings a message from Heaven
Calebrating the birth of Christ
Christmas Music from the 12th-16th century


Annonymous was a woman?

Woman's songs from France, Germany and Iberia
in the 12th and 13th century


© 2015 by Rie Kosaka