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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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