Andalusia participates with 14 companies in the international music fair Womex 2021 in Porto

Andalusia participates with 14 companies in the international music fair Womex 2021 in Porto

October 30, 2021

A total of 14 Andalusian companies or brands from the music sector are taking part in the 27th edition of the WOMEX (Worldwide Music Expo) Fair, which is being held in Oporto (Portugal) from 27 to 31 October. On the initiative of the Regional Ministry of Culture and Historical Heritage – through the Andalusian Agency of Cultural Institutions – and Extenda (Andalusian public company for Foreign Promotion), representatives of musical groups, distributors, recording studios, flamenco artists, record companies, and others will be able to sell their products or share experiences with some 2,500 agents from more than 80 countries.

 The footprint and the gitano soul of Flamenco

The footprint and the gitano soul of Flamenco

March 7, 2021

The transcendence of this art has crossed all international borders, universalising it and sowing seeds in every corner of the world, where it is considered one of the most precious jewels of music and dance. But we cannot ignore the fact that gitano hands were involved in the shaping of this treasure, giving it the status of paternity and upbringing

 Singer Raphael is Favourite Son of Andalusia

Singer Raphael is Favourite Son of Andalusia

February 28, 2021

The Government of Andalusia has named the singer Raphael as Favourite Son.

 Dance and its origins

Dance and its origins

February 26, 2021

The foot tapping or the furious passion is what characterises the flamenco dance. This dance is the third part of the flamenco art, and has a historical background with the development of the Spanish culture.