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Gestures

Companion pages for my book, Gestures.

Caniad San Silin

The source for this piece of music is the Robert ap Huw manuscript. Click for online facsimiles of page 69, page 70, and page 71.

I am not aware of any other historical notated sources or information about this tune.

Video demonstration

Below is a video recording of Caniad San Silin, played on a replica of the medieval Scottish 'Queen Mary' harp.