Beñat Achiary

Beñat Achiary

''The spoken word is not the science of the poor''

  • EKE - Xan Aire
  • 2013-06-20
  • Language Euskara

Beñat Achiary (1947 – St Palais, Lower Navarre) is a singer, musician, improviser, well-known both inside and outside the Basque Country. Recently retired from Bayonne’s Conservatoire Maurice Ravel, he is currently preparing the Errobi Festival (18 – 21 July in Itxassou), but stopped to talk to us about cherries and silence in a noisy bar.

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