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When the music of the “Basque barbarians” was heard in the...

This article was translated by John R. Bopp For generations, we Basques have been raised with the idea that our culture, and its manifestations, were basic,...

Today, the Basques go out to sing to Saint Agatha, and...

Celebración Santa Águeda 2016
  This article was translated by John R. Bopp This time every year, on the eve of St. Agatha’s Day, all around the Land of the Basques,...

Former President Mujica celebrated his 80th birthday in Euskadi

El expresidente uruguayo José Mujica con el lehendakari, Iñigo Urkullu, durante su visita anterior. (Foto: Efe)
This article was tranlated by Iustrans   Two years ago, José Mugica  visited Euskadi while he was still Uruguay’s president. Now that he’s Uruguay’s former president,...

Two Basque carols interpreted by the Cambridge Choir of King’s College...

The Choir of King's College, Cambridge
  This article was translated by John R. Bopp Birjina gaztetto bat zegoen is a popular Basque carol that was discussed in 1887 by Charles Bordes in...

Maurice Ravel, the Basque musician who composed Basque music, and who...

Maurice Ravel was a Basque musician, not only because he was born in the Basque Country, but because he felt that way

Maurice Ravel, the Basque who believed in his country

This article was translated by John R. Bopp The peoples who don’t usually write their history, because it’s usually written for them (by the victors in...

Three popular Basque songs are a hit on YouTube with The...

This article was translated by John R. Bopp We know, we know, this is hardly a breaking story.  But here, we're always on the lookout for...

Video from The Guardian: The Mystery of the Basques

Video sobre los vascos y su lucha por conservar su identidad en The Guardian
This article was translated by John R. Bopp The Guardian suprises us yet again.  On this occasion, it’s a wonderful video about the Basques.  This British...