This song is in Gascon dialect.

Cançon de la hialaira - Occitan Children's Songs - Occitania - Mama Lisa's World: Children's Songs and Rhymes from Around the World  - Intro Image


The translation is singable.

This song was by abbot Paul Tallez from Armagnac (born in Estang 1846 - died in Auch 1930), a writer in the Gascon language.


Sheet Music

Sheet Music - Cançon de la hialaira

Thanks and Acknowledgements

Many thanks to Monique Palomares for contributing and translating this song (with Lisa Yannucci), for the midi, photo and sheet music.

Mercé plan!