Institut Ramon LLull


Talk about tible and Catalan sardana

Culture.  London,  19/05/2018

Catalan musician Xavi Piñol will deliver a talk on Catalan traditional dance, la sardana, on Saturday 19 May at New North Academy in London. This event has been organised by CatalansUK.

Description, in Catalan:

T'agradaria aprendre més sobre la sardana i la seva història? Vols conèixer les característiques i les particularitats dels instruments musicals que la caracteritzen? 

CatalansUK, el casal català de Londres, t'ofereix la possibilitat d'assistir a la xerrada del reconegut compositor Xavi Piñol sobre "El Tible i la Sardana", una proposta discogràfica dissenyada i produïda juntament amb la Cobla Marinada, i que pretén ser un recull d'experiències musicals del mateix Xavi Piñol viscudes al llarg dels seus 25 anys com a músic de cobla.

No et perdis aquesta oportunitat per conèixer de més a prop la historia i les característiques més rellevants de la dansa popular catalana més reconeguda.


This is a free event but one that requires registration. Book your tickets here.

Saturday, 19 May


New North Academy, 32 Popham Road, London N1 8SJ

Free event

Sponsors of IRL projects

The Institut Ramon Llull

is a consortium that comprises the Generalitat de Catalunya (Government of Catalonia), Balearic Islands Government and the Barcelona City Council, and its mission is the promotion of Catalan language and culture abroad.

Generalitat de CatalunyaGovern Illes BalearsAjuntament de Barcelona

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