Xabier Díaz

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Husband & I absolutely loved @xabier_diaz & @adufeirasalitre on Celtic Connections @ccfest on Friday, 22nd January 2021. Great singing, melodies & rhythms. Extraordinary! Well done all 👍

¡Qué ganas de veros en directo y sentir las vibraciones de los panderos y de esas voces! Bravo! @xabier_diaz @adufeirasalitre en @ccfest #ccfest2021

#musica #music #cultura #culture #worldmusic #xabierdiaz #xabierdiazeasadufeirasdesalitre #tradicion

I just officially got too excited for @ccfest 🤣

Transatlantic sessions not on until next Friday 😁😁😁😁😁😁😁😁

I’m off to pour a dram to steady myself then will tune in to watch @BlazinFiddles @xabier_diaz @gnossmusic & @DeirdreGraham

TONIGHT for @ccfest #ccfest2021 it's fab @BlazinFiddles @xabier_diaz @gnossmusic @deskye_music TICKETS only £5.83 visit ➡ https://celticconnections.vhx.tv/products/22-jan-7-30pm


Tonight at 7.30pm (GMT)! 🎻🎻🎻

@BlazinFiddles, @xabier_diaz, @gnossmusic & @deskye_music

There's still time to get your tickets...

Book the show - https://bit.ly/3o6WB1p
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Available worldwide 🌍

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Xabier Díaz & Adufeiras de Salitre in the Matinés 2020 – Pazo da Cultura (outside area) in Pontevedra (20,00h)

Xabier Díaz & Adufeiras de Salitre in the Ánkar Park (21,30hs)

Xabier Díaz & Adufeiras de Salitre in Parque de la Palma (23,00hs)

Xabier Díaz & Adufeiras de Salitre in the Plaza del Tapal in Noia (20:30hs)

Xabier Díaz & Adufeiras de Salitre in the Festas de Verán de Ferrol

Xabier Díaz & Adufeiras de Salitre in Ponteareas

Xabier Díaz & Adufeiras de Salitre in the Esencia Festiletras in Ponteceso

Xabier Díaz & Adufeiras de Salitre in Pabellón Polideportivo Municipal in O Porriño (20,00hs)

Xabier Díaz & Adufeiras de Salitre in the Celtic Connections 2021 (19,30hs)



No salón das cereixas

Xota Delira

Pasodoble de Beo

Cantiga da Montaña




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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