Tag Archives: Robert ap Huw

Description of a Crwth – The White Piper’s Kaniad

Dyfaliad Crwth – Kaniad y Gwynn Bibydd

‘Dyfaliad Crwth’ is an extract from a long poem, ‘Cywydd Requesting a Crwth’, by Gruffudd ap Dafydd ab Howel (early 16th century). ‘Kaniad y Gwynn Bibydd’ is a piece music from the Robert ap Huw Manuscript (British Museum Additional Manuscript 14905).

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Recreating Bardic Music – Trailer

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BIRDS ADAR at Small World Theatre

Saturday, 2 March 2013 19:30 Adar/Birds at Small World Theatre,  Small World Theatre | Theatr Byd Bychan Small World Centre | Canolfan Byd Bychan Bath House Road Cardigan | Aberteifi Ceredigion SA43 1JY Tickets: £10.00 Adults http://www.smallworld.org.uk  

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Bragod: Lunchtime Concert and Workshop

Sunday, 10 March 2013 Bragod at Cecil Sharp House Lunchtime Concert and Afternoon Workshop Cecil Sharp House 2 Regents Park Road Primrose Hill London NW1 7AY Phone: 020 7485 2206 info@efdss.org

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BIRDS ADAR

Friday, 1 March 2013 19:30 Adar/Birds at Y Tabernacl, Machynlleth, Powys Y Tabernacl Heol Penrallt Machynlleth, Powys, SY20 8AJ Phone: 01654 703355 Website: http://www.momawales.org.uk Tickets: £10.00, £8.00 concessions, £5.00 children.    

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Kaingk Ryffydd ab Adda ab Dafydd

Crwth: Robert Evans, Voice: Mary-Anne Roberts . The englynion by Lewis ap Sienkyn and Sion Mowddwy, date form the 16th century and show the anxiety of trained poets, (and no doubt, harpers and crwth-players) concerning the growing taste among the … Continue reading

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BIRDS ADAR

Mary-Anne Roberts and Robert Evans reveal a sound-world rich in acoustic phenomena, unlike any suggested by classical or folk music. They dance the formal binary structures of this ritual music which contrasts fixed and movable notes. Medieval poetry and string … Continue reading

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