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Recognition in Berlin of musicians and Basque musical works this Wednesday with the debut of “Berlinesa,” by Felix Ibarrondo

10/28/2019

Palace of the Berlin Philharmonic where the ceremony will take place Basque premiere, recognition and Basque performances this Wednesday in the German capital as part of the 3rd edition of the International Music Contest in Berlin.  Within the Chamber Hall of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, 1,180 seats, the Silboberri Txistulari Elkartea, from Durango will be recognized as well as the Superior Conservatory of the Basque Country Musikene and composer from Oñati ...

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Article in “National Geographic:” “How the Basques became an autonomous community within Spain"

10/28/2019

The article was published by National Geographic on October 24, 2019 National Geographic is a prestigious magazine around the world, although beyond the thesis that is exposes there will be those who think that this article does not honor that line of prestige, rigor or solidity, but in any case, it is National Geographic so given the level of diffusion that it will achieve we wanted to bring it here.  The article authored by Erin Blakemore was published last Thursday entitled, ...

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The revitalization of Euskara and the indigenous languages to be examined today and tomorrow by the William Douglass Chair in Massachusetts

10/28/2019

The William A. Douglass Chair at the University of Massachusetts Amherst was inaugurated in September of 2016, thanks to UMass Amherst and the Etxepare Basque Institute With sociologist and linguistic expert, Ane Ortega Etcheverry, as invited scholar, the content of the Chair to be developed today and tomorrow, October 28 and 29, in two presentations is “Strategies for the Revitalization and Use of Euskera,” and “The Collaboration of Indigenous Languages.” In today’s session, Ortega will give a talk entitled, “Promoting New Speakers of Basque: ...

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The Euskal Etxea in Valladolid successfully held its traditional Euskal Jaia, this year as part of its 36th Anniversary

10/25/2019

Concert during Euskal Jaia 2019 in Valladolid with the participation of the Sustrai Akordeoi Taldea and Haritz Dantza Taldea from Elgoibar and the local Gure Txoko Basque Choir Last weekend, the city of Valladolid experienced its traditional Euskal Jaia annually organized by the Gure Txoko Basque Club in the capital city, this year celebrating its 36th anniversary.  The program began on Saturday with mass at 6pm at the Cathedral in Valladolid, sung by the Gure Txoko Choir, directed by Javier Frontela.

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An expedition of the Euskal Argentina Association in Behe Nafarroa will travel next week to Bahia Blanca

10/25/2019

2019 meeting of the Euskal Argentina Association at the town hall in Donibane Garazi-St. Jean de Pied de Port, Behe Nafarroa The expedition of 24 travelers organized by Euskal Argentina will travel according to the foundational objectives of the entity, to promote relations between Iparralde and Basques who emigrated to the Southern Cone, as well as “to investigate, stimulate and disseminate (on both sides of the ocean) the knowledge of the Basque Diaspora especially that of Iparralde.” The association organizes a trip ...

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General Roca will celebrate the Festival of Communities for the second year in a row, with participation of local Basques

10/25/2019

Dantzaris from the Gure Etxea Basque Club in General Roca at the 2018 edition of the Festival of Collectivities After the successful recuperation of the festival in 2018, the city of General Roca, in the province of Rio Negro in Patagonia, organized the Festival of Communities again this year. The celebration will take place on November 2nd at the facilities and grounds of the Italian United Association with the same communities participating, the Italians, Basques, Israelis, Chileans, Spanish and Lebanese.  In the ...

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Basque style wedding last Saturday in San Francisco: Zorionak Fred and Danielle (Espinal) Alfaro!

10/24/2019

The newlyweds along with the Alfaro family and friends We received very exciting news from San Francisco with the wedding last weekend in Burlingame of two young people, Fred and Danielle who, surrounded by their family and friends celebrated this important day in the style of a traditional Basque wedding ceremony followed by more celebration.  Those present tell us that it was a beautiful, memorable day with extraordinary atmosphere where there was no shortage of ...

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San Francisco: Cultural Day on the Basque contribution to the history of California this Saturday at the Basque Cultural Center

10/24/2019

“Kaliforniako Euskaldunen Atzak” (Basque Footprints in California), informative event this Saturday at the Basque Cultural Center in San Francisco We have been announcing this event for a couple of weeks on our agenda, but with it being only two days away, it worths to mention it again.  The Basque Cultural Center in San Francisco will be the site this Saturday for a gathering of Basques and fans of Basque culture for the “Basque Cultural Day,” an informative event held every two years organized by the BEO (Basque Educational Organization), ...

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“Odaluza Vasca,” a play based on the travels of the “Basque with the Wheelbarrow,” this Saturday in Rosario

10/24/2019

“Odaluza Vasca, “by Mauricio Caturelli, with performers Lilian Rudolf and Vladimir Lasaga The Teatrotren II Theater group in Rosario has premiered in October the work “Odaluza Vasca,” the story of Navarrese, Guillermo Larregui, better known as the “Basque with the wheelbarrow,” this time taken to the stage. “Odaluza Vasca,” tells the story of the travels of Larregui, that began in 1935, in Comandante Luis Piedra Buena in the Province of Santa Cruz in Patagonia, ...

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New Basque-Spanish and Spanish-Basque automatic translator that is notable better than those that exist now

10/23/2019

It is clear that there is not a perfect machine translator for Basque, or any other language, and nothing will substitute, at least for now, work done by a human being.  Automatic translators could help in translations from and to Basque, but none available currently reached the same level as those for other surrounding languages.  Now, however, despite the inevitable margin of automatic translation ...

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