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‏@Bragodmusic Looking forward to performing @GarethNCeramics exhibition opening in Porth R.C.T. 2nd Dec 7pm @TreorchyMale voice Choir @LoveTheValleys

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In Praise of Mid-Winter

In Praise of Mid-Winter Crwth and Voice CONCERT Bragod with Gillian Stevens Friday 22nd January 7pm £12 The Chapel, Market Street, Abergavenny, NP7 5SD Bold, ritual songs from Wales, ballads, medieval Welsh poetry and a magical Arthurian episode celebrating the … Continue reading

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Music of the Spheres and Bardic Music

“Music of the Spheres and Bardic Music” A lecture recital approximately 45 minutes long. Free event. Contact for more details. 10:45am, Wednesday 10th June. Conway Church Hall, Romilly Crescent, Cardiff CF11 9NT.

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Lincoln College Chapel

11 March at 19:30 Lincoln College Chapel Lincoln College, Turl Street, OX1 3DR Oxford, Oxfordshire Come and enjoy a rare performance of the crwth, the Welsh bowed lyre. Bragod will be performing cerdd dant and other Welsh music for a … Continue reading

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Awdl Ll. ‘Y Gododdin’

CANU ANEIRIN AWDL LI. STANZA LI. FROM THE BOOK OF ANEIRIN, 6th CENTURY In his paper, Canu Aneirin Awdl LI, Dr. G. R. Isaac tells us that this poetry ‘…has nothing to do with accentual metrics,… but is a structure … Continue reading

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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).

Video: Ben Stammers and Sarah Roberts filmed at Patricio Church, Nr. Abergavenny. Continue reading

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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  

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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

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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: Tickets: £10.00, £8.00 concessions, £5.00 children.    

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