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Pour ce que tous mes chans
Text: ballade Music: ballade

aka: Machaut, Ballade 12

Guillaume de Machaut
set to music by: Guillaume de Machaut

Witnesses:

MaA f. 460v
MaC f. 163r, 163v
MaVg f. 302r
MaB f. 300r
MaG f. 138v
MaE f. 155v
MaM f. 238v  


Remarks:

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<body>
   <head />
   <lg type="stanza">
      <l n="1" met="7">Pour ce que tous mes chans 
         <app>
            <lem>f
               <rhyme label="a">ais</rhyme>
            </lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaE">faiz</rdg>
         </app>
      </l>
      <l n="2" met="7">de 
         <app>
            <lem>dolereus</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB">doulereus</rdg>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaE">doulereux</rdg>
         </app> sentem
         <rhyme label="b">ent</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="3" met="7">Et pour ce que ne chant 
         <app>
            <lem>m
               <rhyme label="a">ais</rhyme>
            </lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaE">maiz</rdg>
         </app>
         <reg>,</reg>
      </l>
      <l n="4" met="7">repris sui de meinte g
         <rhyme label="b">ent</rhyme>
         <reg>.</reg>
      </l>
      <l n="5" met="7">Mais qui vraiement sar
         <rhyme label="c">oit</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="6" met="7">ce que mes las cuers re
         <orig>c</orig>
         <reg>ç</reg>
         <rhyme label="c">oit</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="7" met="7">pour ma dame au 
         <app>
            <lem>dous</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaVg #MSMaB">doulz</rdg>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaE">douls</rdg>
         </app>
         <app>
            <lem>acu
               <rhyme label="d">eil</rhyme>
            </lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaVg #MSMaB #MSMaG #MSMaE">accueil</rdg>
         </app>
         <reg>,</reg>
      </l>
      <l n="8" met="7">jamais ne me 
         <app>
            <lem>blasmer
               <rhyme label="c">oit</rhyme>
            </lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaVg #MSMaB #MSMaE">blameroit</rdg>
         </app>
      </l>
      <lg type="refrain">
         <l n="9" met="7">se je chant 
            <app>
               <lem>meins</lem>
               <rdg wit="#MSMaG">mains</rdg>
            </app> que ne su
            <rhyme label="d">eil</rhyme>
            <reg>.</reg>
         </l>
      </lg>
   </lg>
   <lg type="stanza">
      <l n="10" met="7">Car pour amer onques m
         <rhyme label="a">ais</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="11" met="7">si tres 
         <app>
            <lem>dolereusem
               <rhyme label="b">ent</rhyme>
            </lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaC #MSMaB #MSMaE">doulereusement</rdg>
         </app>
      </l>
      <l n="12" met="7">Ne fu 
         <app>
            <lem>nuls</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaVg #MSMaB #MSMaE">nulz</rdg>
         </app> amis detr
         <rhyme label="a">ais</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="13" met="7">com je sui
         <reg>;</reg> car
         <reg>,</reg> vraiem
         <rhyme label="b">ent</rhyme>
         <reg>,</reg>
      </l>
      <l n="14" met="7">langue raconter a dr
         <rhyme label="c">oit</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="15" met="7">ne cuers penser
         <app>
            <lem />
            <rdg wit="#MSMaVg">la dolour</rdg>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB #MSMaE">la doulour</rdg>
         </app> ne 
         <app>
            <lem>porr
               <rhyme label="c">oit</rhyme>
            </lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaC #MSMaB #MSMaE">pourroit</rdg>
         </app>
      </l>
      <l n="16" met="7">
         <app>
            <lem>la dolour</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaVg #MSMaB #MSMaE" />
         </app> que je recu
         <rhyme label="d">eil</rhyme>
         <reg>.</reg>
      </l>
      <l n="17" met="7">pour ce m
         <reg>'</reg>est vis que j
         <reg>'</reg>ay dr
         <rhyme label="c">oit</rhyme>
      </l>
      <lg type="refrain-repeated">
         <l n="18" met="7">Se je chant 
            <app>
               <lem>mei
                  <expan>n</expan>s
               </lem>
               <rdg wit="#MSMaB #MSMaG #MSMaE">mains</rdg>
            </app> que ne su
            <rhyme label="d">eil</rhyme>
            <reg>.</reg>
         </l>
      </lg>
   </lg>
   <lg type="stanza">
      <l n="19" met="7">Mais endurer ce grief 
         <app>
            <lem>f
               <rhyme label="a">ais</rhyme>
            </lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaE">faiz</rdg>
         </app>
      </l>
      <l n="20" met="7">me 
         <app>
            <lem>fait</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaVg #MSMaB">faut</rdg>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaE">fault</rdg>
         </app> ma dame 
         <app>
            <lem>plais
               <rhyme label="b">ant</rhyme>
            </lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaE">plaisent</rdg>
         </app>
         <reg>,</reg>
      </l>
      <l n="21" met="7">Quant ne puis
         <reg>,</reg> n
         <reg>'</reg>en dis n
         <reg>'</reg>en 
         <app>
            <lem>f
               <rhyme label="a">ais</rhyme>
            </lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaE">faiz</rdg>
         </app>
         <reg>,</reg>
      </l>
      <l n="22" met="7">
         <app>
            <lem>plaire</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB">plaira</rdg>
         </app> a son viaire g
         <rhyme label="b">ent</rhyme>
         <reg>.</reg>
      </l>
      <l n="23" met="7">Ce tient mon cuer si estr
         <rhyme label="c">oit</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="24" met="7">
         <app>
            <lem>qu
               <reg>'</reg>assez
            </lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaVg #MSMaB #MSMaG">quasses</rdg>
         </app>
         <app>
            <lem>miex</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaE">mieulx</rdg>
         </app> p
         <expan>ar</expan>tir vaudr
         <rhyme label="c">oit</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="25" met="7">en .ij. que vivre en tel du
         <rhyme label="d">eil</rhyme>
         <reg>.</reg>
      </l>
      <l n="26" met="7">Dont 
         <app>
            <lem>nuls</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaC #MSMaVg #MSMaB #MSMaE">nulz</rdg>
         </app>
         <app>
            <lem>blasmer</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB #MSMaE">blamer</rdg>
         </app> ne me d
         <rhyme label="c">oit</rhyme>
      </l>
      <lg type="refrain-repeated">
         <l n="27" met="7">Se je chant 
            <app>
               <lem>meins</lem>
               <rdg wit="#MSMaG #MSMaE">mains</rdg>
            </app> que ne su
            <rhyme label="d">eil</rhyme>
            <reg>.</reg>
         </l>
      </lg>
   </lg>
</body>

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