06 July 2011, Wednesday, 15:51

Bashkir folk band “IRENDYK” to take part in international folklore festival in Spain

author: Alfia Agliullina

The national dance band “IRENDYK” from the Bashkir State University will take part in the international folklore festival in Spain in the ancient Spanish town of Haka between July31 and August 16. The festival is held under the aegis of UNESCO. “IRENDYK” will be the only representative of our Republic and one of two bands, presenting Russia.

The band has already demonstrated its unique art at several international festivals before. For the last decade “IRENDYK” was a participant of the international Aksakov’s festival, the international festival “Jolly Rainbow” in Odessa and folklore festivals in Italy, Bulgaria, Czechia and France.