Words & Music

Jill is not only about singing melodies and playing instruments. She is also passionate about language and languages. This is partly because she is a song-writer and partly because she’s been fascinated by words since an early age.

Here, then, you’ll find the lyrics of most of her songs, her translations of song texts from various languages, and other items that she hopes you’ll enjoy.

Medieval woodcut; a detail from The Birds; the Headpiece from Cantipratanus, Der Bien boeck, Zwolle 1488.

Medieval woodcut; a detail from The Birds;the Headpiece from Cantipratanus, Der Bien boeck, Zwolle 1488.