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Canto Ignoto



JARCHAS, ROMANCES & CANTIGAS


Skilled use of improvisation within the framework of medieval monody gives a voice to melodies of which only the written form survives. In this program the enseble dives into a genre known as Ignoto Canto, the first lyric genre written in vernacular language from the Iberian Peninsula. It flourished between the 11th and the 13th century during the Hispano-Arabic coexistence.
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