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YouTube Videos: (ES) Cantiga de Santa Maria CSM 103 - Quen a Virgen ben servirá

Contributed by viaartiskonsort on Sep 26, 2011

This is the story of a monk who one morning left to meditate at a small nearby mountain and there listened to the beautiful trill of a bird. So beautiful was the birds song that he remained listening for 300 years or more, although to him it seemed only a moment. 

Cantiga from "Cantigas de Santa María, Spain, XIII century, performed by the early music ensemble Via Artis Konsort. Watch the video at the LaNicheMusic youtube channel: 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7AUO5a8twKI

Recorded at Græsted Church, Denmark and filmed "on location" at the Monastery of Leyre, Spain. HD version. 

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