Category Archives: Via Stellae

Quen a Virgen – video

Share Cantiga CSM 103 “Quen a Virgen ben servirá” from “Cantigas de Santa María, Spain, XIII century, performed by the early music ensemble Via Artis Konsort.             Recorded at Græsted Church, Denmark and filmed “on location” at the Monastery of Leyre, Spain. HD vertsion.You’re welcome to share the video.

Miracles of Saint Virila

A translation will be posted soon

Legend – Santo Domingo de la Calzada

Legends from Via Stellae This is one of the well-known legends from the pilgrim road to Santiago de Compostela. Less known is the song Por dereito ten a Virgen from the collection Cantigas de Santa Maria, but the lyrics tell by and large the same story. Please listen to Por dereito ten a Virgen, in […]

Legende, Maria Magdalena (Danish)

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In chorus: Todo el mundo en general

Todo el mundo en general was once a very popular religious song with lyrics by the Andalusian poet Miguel Cid. The popularity it gained in its time was tremendous, in fact today we wouldn’t hesitate to classify it as a “hit”. But like many other popular songs throughout history, Todo el mundo had its palmy […]