Urgent call for Gaelic musicians & singers who want to be part of an exciting international touring project.
Criteria: an experienced instumentalist (preferably fiddle or accordian player, but open to other instrumentalists) who are also able to sing in Gaelic.
The TOSTA band will be made up from various musicians/singers (11 in total) a core of 4 Basque musicians and one from each of the other 6 minority language countries taking part: Scotland, Fryslan, Galicia, Cornwall, Wales & Ireland.
Fees: 400 Euros (£318) per concert + rehearsal fees, travel , accommodation, food expenses.
TOSTA – Tosta is a collaboration project between cultural agents in several minority language communities of Europe’s Atlantic coast, which will also serve as one of the travelling embassies of Donostia / San Sebastian 2016 European Capital of Culture. The project combines the promotion of artistic creation, the celebration of linguistic and cultural diversity and the balanced management of local languages in an international project.
For more information, including tour dates and how to apply go to the TOSTA website