Black plague: History, Lyric and tragedy (Plaga negra: histia, lírica y tragedia)

In this article we will explore the unique relationship between pandemic (disease), music and constitutionalism from the historical perspective offered by “the Black Death” that devastated Europe in the 14th century; we will also explore the parallels, lessons and paradoxes posed by a new pandemic in the 21st century. To this end, we will visit (i) the history: the chronicles of the time; (ii) the tragedy: between literature and music; and finally, (iii) the epilogue: all roads lead to the lyric