European Folk Day – September the 23rd

European Folk Day: 23rd September 2023

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Ħal- Għaxaq Boċċi Klabb Triq San Filippu, Ħal-Għaxaq, Malta

A ‘serata’ or evening of Maltese ‘għana’ (aa-na), a unique and hybrid style of singing now listed as a form of intangible cultural heritage of humanity by UNESCO. The evening features some of the most renowned and able singers from the Malta, including the famed Mikiel Abela ‘Is-Superstar’. In true troubadour tradition, the għannejja (singers) typically duel each other with witty rhymes, […]