Xabier Díaz

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Toernee Mondial

Mañá comezamos a nosa xira por Bélxica coas Adufeiras de Salitre, estas son as cidades nas que faremos parada. Tomorrow we start our Belgium..

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Xabier Díaz y Adufeiras de Salitre presentará en el Intercéltico su nuevo trabajo "Noró"

Aos poucos iremos informando das datas da xira deste verán 2018!! Esta fainos especial ilusión polo acontecido no pasado ano… vaia nivelón..

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Crítica | Vieja emoción sin edad

Crítica ao concerto en Madrid do xoves con Adufeiras de Salitre: “la gran música de los ancestros hermana pueblos y generaciones”

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Achegámonos a Fnac da Coruña recén chegados de Madrid. Uns días para coller forzas e… Próximo destino, Bélxica! #Noró

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Nunha hora, uns temas de #Noró en formato acústico e asinaremos discos na Fnac da Coruña

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Noró Presentation – Mar de Vigo Auditorium (21,00h)

Noró Presentation – Sala Capitol (19,30h)

Santa Maria’s Chapel, Lugo.

Noró Presentation – Rosalía de Castro Theatre (19,30h)


Teo Otto Theater

Alte Synagoge

Steyler Missionsprokur

Alte Molkerei



Kulturzentrum Immanuelskirche

Hangar 21

Workshop JeKits



Stadt-und Industriemuseum

Bleckkirche + recording WDR3


Noró Presentation – Sala Galileo Galilei (21,00h)






Xabier Díaz & Adufeiras de Salitre in Concert – Casa da Cultura of Burela (19,30h)

Festival Intercéltico do Morrazo


Vastmanlands-Musiken Festival






Capra Aegagrus Hircus

Xota Delira

Pasodoble de Beo

Cantiga da Montaña




Xabier Díaz & Guillerme Fernández – Arrolos de Salitre

Wokshop aimed at learning parents some traditional melodies to put their kids to sleep. The goal is that parents, relatives and teachers learn and practice the emotional power of lullabies to put their babies to sleep... see project

Xabier Díaz & Álvarez Brothers

A trio of traditional musicians to review part of the repertoire from the recordings done by Xabier that are now reinterpreted in a modern and different way... see project

Xabier Díaz & Adufeiras de Salitre

The show of the album, 15 musicians on stage for a powerful liveshow with the clear intention of revising the recording repertoire that Xabier and this band of 11 singers and percussionists are presenting... see project



It’s been 30 years since Xabier first blew into a bagpipe until Coplas para Icía (2007). His curiosity enabled new experiences with pop(ular) music always on the horizon: Xacarandaina, Rumbadeira, his first field researches, a constant teaching activity, associations, contests, festivals, etc.
He then became a part of Nova Galega de Danza performing in the shows Alento, Engado and Tradicción between 2005 and 2009.

On early 2008 Berrogüetto knocked on Xabier’s door and the trip last till 2014, when the band announced its dissolution. During that time they released the albums Kosmogonías (2010) and O pulso da terra (2011). Consequently, they were awarded by the Music Academy with Best Song in Galician Language (2011) and Best Folk Music Band in the first edition of Martin Codax Galician Music Awards (2013), as well as Best Soundtrack Mestre Mateo Award for the film Inevitable (2014).

Great music partners and friends such as Guadi Galego, Guillermo Fernández and Xosé Lois Romero took part in the aCadaCanto project and released the albums aCadaCanto (2012) and A Rosa D’Adina (2014).

He collaborated in many albums and concerts with different artists through the years: Carmen París, Xosé Manuel Budiño, Kepa Junquera, Guadi Galego and Os Cempés, among others. Moreover, he took his music to many places such as Mexico, Zimbabwe, Germany, Uruguay, Italy, Peru, Denmark, France, Switzerland, Argentina, Norway, Belgium, Cuba, Scotland, Ireland, etc.

In 2015 he released the album The Tambourine man with Adufeiras de Salitre. This album was awarded for Best Album in Galician Language at the Independent Music Awards (2016), Best Album of Traditional Music at the Martin Codax Galician Music Awards (2016), Best Song in Galician Language at the first edition of aRitmar Awards. Furthermore, The Tambourine man has remained at the top ten of the World Music Charts Europe during February and March 2016.

Since the release of The Tambourine Man and after more than 70 live shows in barely two years, he visited Algeria, Oslo, Lorient, Le Chatre, Glasgow, Lisbon, Madrid and Brussels.

Now it is the time for Noró (Algunhas músicas do norte) (Musics from the north) Músicas de Salitre 2018 ©, a new album with Adufeiras de Salitre that highlights the musics from the Peninsular northwest.



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