University of Atlantia

Course Detail

The Cantigas de Santa Maria - An Overview

Instructor:
Arianna Morgan


Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia, Time Zone: EST
University Session:
UA108-9/18 September 18, 2021
Crs #:
606
Date:
Sat Sep 18
Time:
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Fee:
Length:
1 hr
Credits:
1
Attendees:
16/20
Room:
Choir
Course Category:
Performing Arts
Track:
Performing Arts
Description
Compiled in the late 13th Century by Alfonso X al Sabio “The Wise” of Castile and Leon, the Cantigas de Santa Maria is one of the largest extant collections of medieval poetry and music. This overview touches on the historical context, structure, language, and notation of this rich and widely popular collection of medieval music. This class will not be recorded.