Splendor of sacred polyphonies by Gilles Binchois (1400-1460) alternating with English anonymous carols and plainchant in 15th century style. The expertise acquired by Discantus in the oldest repertoires wonders in these 3-parts early Renaissance polyphonies. Female voices provide exceptional clarity.
9 women voices and handbells
With Christel Boiron, Hélène Decarpignies, Anne Guidet, Lucie Jolivet, Brigitte Le Baron, Brigitte Lesne, Caroline Magalhaes, Catherine Schroeder, Catherine Sergent, or, following availability, Emilie Fleury, Vanessa Fodil...
Brigitte Lesne / conception and musical direction> Wind trio Alta may also join (shawms and slide trumpet) alternating or in tutti with the voices, for an ideal polyphonic configuration.