Como poden per sas culpas, from Cantigas de Santa Maria (viola cello duo)
Title: Como poden per sas culpas, from Cantigas de Santa Maria
Composer: unknown, arr. David Gable
Instrumentation: Viola and Cello
Printout: 2 pages
Note: The Cantigas de Santa Maria is an important collection of medieval devotional songs, many recounting legends from the life of St Mary. Como poden tells of a miraculous healing attributed to her. Its dynamic and asymmetrical rhythmic structure is subject to varying interpretations, since it was written without meter indications.