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'Gosteg yr Halen'

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Note: 'Gosteg yr Halen' ('The Prelude of the Salt') is one of the tunes named in the Robert ap Huw manuscript, where it is stated that it was played on the 'Mac Mwn byr' measure, and performed in the presence of Arthur's knights when the salt-cellar was placed on the table. See 'Appendix I: Robert ap Huw Tables I–IV', 'Table I: The musical items in the Robert ap Huw manuscript (Lbl MS Add. 14905)', in Welsh Music History 3: Robert ap Huw Studies, ed. by Sally Harper (Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 1999), pp. 318–21, esp. 318, 320 n. 5.

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