Dr. Gisèle ClémentManuscript to Performance
Dr. Gisele Clement has been a Senior Lecturer in Musicology, a specialist in the history of medieval music, and a professor-researcher at the University Paul-Valéry – Montpellier 3 since 2002. She is also a member of the Medieval Studies Center of Montpellier and founder of the Centre International de Musiques Médiévales – Du ciel aux marges (CIMM), an organization that invites professional performers and specialists in medieval music to conduct multidisciplinary work, educational activities, and master classes. Gisele’s research focuses on liturgical singing, especially on processional chants from the 9th to the 15th centuries, and on the motet repertoire of the 13th and 14th centuries. Her work is focused on medieval vocalité and on the conditions of performance practice of medieval music. She has published the book Des moines aux troubadours. La musique médiévale en Languedoc et en Catalogne (Montpellier: Presses du Languedoc, 2004), and has co-edited the 102 ballades from Torino Ms J.II. with Cécile Beaupain and Terence Waterhouse (Bologna: Ut Orpheus, 2013, 2014, 2016). Her new book Le processionnal en Aquitaine (IXe-XIIIe siècle): Genèse du livre, constitution du répertoire will be published by éditions Garnier.