THE TICKETS FOR THE CONCERT IN BILBAO, JULY 18th, SUNDAY, ARE NOW ON SALE, AT EUSKALDUNA PALACE!!! IT WILL BE A GREAT PARTY!!! TICKETS ON SALE: https://labur.eus/Bdfe4
Back home, after an intense weekend on TENERIFE… They treated us wonderfully and there we found an audience devoted and wanting to enjoy traditional music. ESKERRIK ASKO! Here I left some photos…
If you want to hear it here you have the link: https://labur.eus/3RWF3
Tickets on the EUSKALDUNA website: www.euskalduna.eus
July 18, Sunday. Bilbo (Bizkaia). EUSKALDUNA Palace. 20:00h.
Participants: Korrontzi, Xabier Amuriza, Oinkari Dantza Taldea (Villabona), Amilotx Dantza Taldea (Mungia), Itxarkundia Dantza Taldea (Laudio), Otsoak Dantza Taldea (Ataun), Leturia...
In the 5th edition of the MUSIKA BULEGOA SARIAK awards, organized by the association Euskal Herriko Musika Bulego Elkartea (EHMBE), KORRONTZI has been awarded with the "Prize for Musical Career"; Prize awarded by the Etxepare Institute of the Basque Government.
The award given to KORRONTZI recognizes all the work that the group has carried out throughout its 17 years of existence. During this period, KORRONTZI has published 10 discographic works, has been recognized with different awards worldwide, such as the one received in 2008 as Best European Band, has offered performances at the most important international festivals of "world music", traveled to countless countries such as Brazil, Malaysia, Canada, Reunion Island, Slovenia, Morocco, Greece, the Czech Republic, and a long etcetera, where it has been a showcase for the Basque Country, showing its music, dance and culture.
They have been intense years in which there have been no shortages of difficulties or joys. For all this, KORRONTZI wants to thank all the people who have worked with the group during all these years: promoters, managers, organizers, collaborators, sponsors, record labels, technicians, musicians… And especially the Institute Etxepare for their support of the band, since the award given is a stimulus to continue working in favor of culture.
We are nominated for the "MIN Independent Music Awards" in various categories… Help us with your vote to move on to the next phase…
We are nominated for the following categories:
-Best song of the year.
-Best roots music album.
-Best album in Basque language.
-Best musical production.
-Best video clip.
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After Huesca, and until the next concert in Barcelona arrives, taking advantage to record new things during these days…
Maruri-Jatabe (Biscay) village releases a new song and video clip, with the music of Agus Barandiaran (Korrontzi) and lyrics by Xabier Amuriza.
"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: email@example.com
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: