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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=3 color=blue face=Arial><span style='font-size:
12.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:blue'>Greetings, Hugh.<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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12.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:blue'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=3 color=blue face=Arial><span style='font-size:
12.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:blue'>What you want is:<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><i><font size=3 color=black face=Arial><span
style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:black;font-style:italic'>Singing
Early Music: The Pronunciation of European Languages in the Late Middle Ages
and Renaissance </span></font></i><font color=black face=Arial><span
style='font-family:Arial;color:black'>(Music--Scholarship and Performance)
(Paperback)</span><br>
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href="http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/search-handle-url?%5Fencoding=UTF8&amp;search-type=ss&amp;index=books&amp;field-author=Timothy%20J.%20McGee">Timothy
J. McGee</a><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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12.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:black'>Available from Amazon.com and the usual
suspects.<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><b><font size=2 face=Tahoma><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Tahoma;font-weight:bold'>From:</span></font></b><font size=2
face=Tahoma><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Tahoma'>
minstrel-bounces@pbm.com [mailto:minstrel-bounces@pbm.com] <b><span
style='font-weight:bold'>On Behalf Of </span></b>hugh ryan<br>
<b><span style='font-weight:bold'>Sent:</span></b> Thursday, May 08, 2008 1:16
PM<br>
<b><span style='font-weight:bold'>To:</span></b> minstrel@pbm.com<br>
<b><span style='font-weight:bold'>Subject:</span></b> minstrel: getting started
with medieval singing</span></font><o:p></o:p></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=3 face="Times New Roman"><span style='font-size:
12.0pt'>i've been in choir half my life, &amp; am considering singing period
music from the middle ages.&nbsp; i might also play a rebec as well.&nbsp; but
my big problem is, i've got some music to start with, but how the heck to
pronounce it.&nbsp; are there any places to look that might have a phonetic
translation of some songs?&nbsp; or perhaps any people who might do this for a
fee?&nbsp; just hoping to find something-i'm mainly talking about troubador
peices, carmina burana, etc...&nbsp; thanks, hugh<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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