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Cantigas de Santa Maria of Alfonso X, el Sabio

A Performing edition

Volume 4 – Cantigas 301 to 427

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.

224 pages paperback with appendices and 19 illustrations from the manuscript. 254mm x 178mm. 
ISBN 978-0-9552440-5-6  

Price: £ 18.50 plus p&p

                   Sample Page (CSM 377):

            CSM 377 sample

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Last updated 5th October 2020