Basque Songs

Miren Urbieta-Vega / Rubén Fernández Aguirre

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Grand Auditorium Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation


15,00 €

50% – Under 30 years old
15% – Over 65 years old

The Iberian Songs Cycle, presented by Gulbenkian Music on 11 and 12 March, will feature some of the most beautiful examples of Portuguese, Catalan, Galician and Basque folk songs sung by inspiring performers. A deep dive into Iberian identities.


Miren Urbieta-Vega Soprano
Rubén Fernández Aguirre Piano

Basque Songs

José María Iparaguirre (1820-1881)
Adio euskal herriari
Zugana Manuela
Nere etorrera

Tomás Garbizu (1901-1989)
Itsasoa laño dago
Ume eder bat

Aita Donostia (1886-1956)
Oñazez, for piano

Pablo Sorozabal (1897-1988)
Songs on texts by Heine, translated to the Basque language by Arregui (selection)
– Ametsetan
– Hotz eta isiltsu
– Lotoren lorak
– Zure Musuan

Jesús Guridi (1886-1961)
Hasiko naiz
Haritz adarrean
Garizuma luzerik
Hala baita

Jesús Guridi (1886-1961)
Pinceladas de El Caserío, for piano (arr. by Carlos Ímaz)

Félix Lavilla (1928-2013)
Four Basque songs, on Basque folk melodies and texts
– Ai, Isabel, Isabel
– Anderegaia
– Loa, loa
– Aldapeko Maria

Antón García Abril (1933-2021)
Ainhoa (Bernardo Atxaga)

Manuel García Morante (n. 1937)
Iturrira goizean

Francisco Ibañez (1951)
Grisa (Jon Arretxe)

Carlos Imaz (n. 1972)
Betiko lo kanta


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