"Koplariak" fifth best album in the Top 10 of 2020 of the Magazine "Mondo Sonoro", within the category "root music". It's an honor to be on this list together with artists we admire: Eliseo Parra, Xabier Díaz, Enrike Solinís...
Our tenth job, "Koplariak" is already here!
Friday, November 20th
Licenciado Poza, 14 (BILBO)
Agur Barandiaran (Korrontzi)
Andres Camio (Elkar musika)
-New advance theme:
The new work will be released on November 20th. I hope you like it! Aupa Koplariak!
Viewing and listening link:
I don't know if COVID will let us, but just in case I show it down here #Cultureissafe
The new Book+CD "KOPLARIAK" is already in the factory, presentation press conference on November 20th. Meanwhile we have activated the purchase in advance. If you want to receive it at home dedicated, request it via email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Xabier Amuriza and Korrontzi will dedicate it to you with pleasure! Thanks for helping us.
The cover of our new album is already here! 10 new songs with lyrics by the great Xabier Amuriza. Our tenth job will be out on the street soon. More news in the coming weeks...
These days I have also started a new project, every week I will be as a collaborator in the new program "BIBA ZUEK!" on ETB1. Thank you for the chance!
We continue with the recording of the new CD at the Elkar studios in San Sebastian... It will be called "Koplariak" and it will feature the lyrics of the great Xabier Amuriza ... I really want you to hear the result!
We started the year with a forecast of about 50 concerts in different parts of the world. The pandemic came and practically every events were canceled ... Now, and if the COVID leaves us, we are very excited to be with you again:
Interview published today... It´s a joy that there are programmers who continue betting on music in these uncertain times... This week we are playing in Valencia, happy...
The current situation of music from the perspective of a humble musician...
Yes, we are already working on the recordings of our tenth album. News that comes from Granada, ESKERRIK ASKO!
Last Friday we should have played in Lekeitio, Saturday in Zalla, yesterday Sunday we would have been in Tordera (Catalunya) and today Monday in the Retreta of Gasteiz... Many concerts canceled and we don't know when will we see each other on stage again... From here we transmit all our strength and encouragement to all the musicians, dancers, technicians, managers, record labels and promoters who work with us regularly. Gora trikitixa and aupa Rufino!
Our last work selected as one of the 10 best music records in the world internationally according to the "World Music Charts Europe" list for April, we came in at number 10 among works published in countries on all continents: https://www.wmce.de/
In these bad times, dedicated to all of us who are suffering from confinement and to all our health personnel. We'll get out of this!
I hope you like the video we have prepared. Link: https://youtu.be/IxRYOV-CAV0
"Sardos-K", a song by Korrontzi in which you can listen to Susana Seivane's Galician bagpipe with our trikitixa. Both together, we accompany our friends from BIORACER in a project in which we had the privilege of participating contributing our music... nice people, good atmosphere and fabulous bike rides throughout the Basque geography. Aupa Marino! LINK: https://labur.eus/WgFJW
"Koplariak Koplari". Xabier Amuriza and Agus Barandiaran (Korrontzi) offer a musical talk. The characteristics, complements and pleasures that make up the aesthetics of the "coplas" are made known through a selection of these.
I hope you like it: labur.eus/B3zEN
"Diatonic Bilbon", a song of Korrontzi where you can listen to Michael McGoldrick's bagpipe and flute accompanying the trikitixa, a spectacular sound journey seasoned with images of Gorbeia Natural Park. Thanks to Álvaro Vargas. Enjoy! LINK: https://labur.eus/kxKr3
Good news! Our latest work "Topa-K" is among the semifinalists to the best album in Basque at the "MIN Awards". Eskerrik asko!