Folk, Roots, World Music

Korrontzi

KORRONTZI (Womex ‘21, stand A14)  

Korrontzi are an energetic, dynamic and spectacular reflection on folk tradition with touches of contemporary rhythm and dance.

The knowledge and skills developed at every stage of their prolific touring, took the world by storm and has made them one of the most representative Basque folk groups going. Korrontzi has ten albums published and has been awarded numerous prizes and mentions such as the “Best European Band, Eurofolk” or the “Etxepare award” to the entire career (2021).

The band formed in 2004 by Agus Barandiaran, trikitixa (Basque diatonic accordion) player, offer a fusion of traditional Basque folk music, always within the scope rooted in the trikitixa and accompanied by more modern instruments and enhanced by astonishing dancers joining on stage.

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