Concert / Cyngerdd
11 March at 19:30
Lincoln College Chapel
Lincoln College, Turl Street, OX1 3DR Oxford, Oxfordshire
A rare performance of the crwth, the Welsh bowed lyre. Bragod will be performing cerdd dant and other Welsh music for a very special Lincoln concert.
Eleanor Giraud @EleanorGiraud Mar 12 Last night’s performance by @Bragodmusic was quite mesmerising: repetitive crwth patterns and almost unworldly vocals
bragod on Peis Dinogat
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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
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
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