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The Song of the Sibyl 2014 in Palma

This is the only Christmas tradition in Spain with the rank of UNESCO World Heritage. On Christmas Eve, the traditional "Song of the Sibyl" can be heard in the Spanish midnight mass in the cathedral in Palma.

Formerly the medieval custom was widespread in the whole Iberian area. Today it is mainly represented in Mallorca.
Presented a cappella, accompanied only by the occasional sound of the organ. Friends of Gregorian music find their joy in the performances. Besides the singing voice, other people are part of the ritual.

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