Distant Mirror: May 11 - Cantigas of Santa Maria of Alfonso X
The Martin Best Ensemble visit Distant Mirror Friday night with several of the Cantigas of Santa Maria from the 13th century court of King Alfonso X, the Wise, of Castille. These songs are in honor of the Virgin Mary in the tradition of the Provencal troubadours. Also on the program: The Tallis Scholars perform William Byrd's Mass for 4 Voices. Join Allan Kelly at 10pm.