THE GROUP

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HENRIQUE PEÓN

His professional activity focuses on the etnographic research: he gathered a huge quantity of songs and dances. He teaches both traditional dance and Galician music in many well known music groups, as Grupo de Música e Baile Tradicional Xacarandaina (GMBT Xacarandaina)...Expand the information

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XURXO FERNANDES

At the age of 14, Xurxo took his first steps in traditional dance and, eventually, had surrounded himself with countless hours of insightful recordings. This exhaustive collection of cassettes, VHS and DVDs consisted of traditional performers- mostly soloists- in dance, percussion and bagpipes....Expand the information

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NIKOLAY VELIKOV

He educated himself as a musician from the very beginning, and at the age of 6 he joined the Music School in his hometown, Sliven. Nikolay was awarded three times by the Bulgarian National Youth Singers Conquest. Later, he joined the National Music Institute in Sofia and completed his studies in the “Pancho Vladiguerov” Conservatory, with the well-known violin pedagogues V. Choparinov, B. Danailov and A. Ilchevt....Expand the information

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XAN PAMPÍN

He studied Musical Education in Santiago de Compostela University and he has been teaching music since 1999. He started his career as an accordionist in the “Cantigas y Agarimos” Folk Agrupation and has taken part in several bands such as Xochilmica, Pesdelán, Enxebres de Cacheiras, Edelmiro Fernandez, Tribemol, Banda de Crechas and Rancho de Cabezudos de Santiago de Compostela....Expand the information

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PEDRO LAMAS

Pedro Lamas (Cecebre, 1978) is one of the most important traditional musicians in Galicia. He won more than 50 awards as a bag-piper and he started three important bands: Lelia Doura, Luvas Verdes and Nova Galega Danza. In 2011 he obtained the degree in jazz-sax specialty by the Conservatorio Superior de Música da Coruña...Expand the information