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Cantigas de Santa Maria of Alfonso X, el Sabio

A Performing edition

Volume 1 – Prologo to Cantiga 100

This booklet contains new transcriptions of the famous Cantigas de Santa Maria of Alfonso X, el Sabio. The transcriptions are based on the Escorial manuscript (E1). Each cantiga is printed with the note-shapes from the manuscript above the modern notation to aid the understanding of the period notation. This also allows performers to develop their own transcriptions for performance.

177 pages perfect bound with Introduction, appendices and 13 illustrations from the manuscript. 206mm x 145mm. ISBN 978-0-9552440-1-8 

Price: £ 17.50 plus p&p 

(click cover picture to see a sample with Introduction and sample cantigas – Prologo, 1, 2, 9 and 10)


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Last updated 22nd April 2010