Santa Maria, strela do dia, from Cantigas de Santa Maria (violin viola duo)
Title: Santa Maria, strela do dia, from Cantigas de Santa Maria
Composer: Unknown, arr. David Gable
Instrumentation: Violin and Viola
Printout: 2 pages
Note: This is a wonderfully evocative piece from one of the most important collections of medieval sacred music, the Cantigas de Santa Maria (songs of St Mary). Collected in the thirteenth century at the direction of Alfonso X of Castile, the Cantigas includes over 400 devotional songs.