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Learn Basque Online, at Basque centers and colleges

June 27, 2012

Many options exist to learn the Basque language in the United States The Basque language, referred to as Euskera in Basque, has survived centuries, despite its current classification as a endangered language. The language is ...

For the Home: Basque Music

June 27, 2012

Euskal Kazeta has picked some CDs from well-known Basque artists that you can buy for your enjoyment at home. Mikel Laboa - Zoriek 17. The last album of this famous songwriter of classic Basque songs. Anje Duhalde - This s...

Former Lehendakari Ibarretxe to visit SF and NY for opening of research center

June 15, 2012

Announcing the opening of the Lehendakari Agirre Center with offices in NY and DC Juan Jose Ibarretxe, former president of the Basque government is scheduled to visit the U.S. this week for the opening of the Lehendakari Agirre ...

Madonna Admires Basque Culture, Kalakan member says

June 13, 2012

Pop superstar Madonna played the Basque txalaparta when she visited the Basque Country and was very interested in Basque culture, according to an interview with a member of the group Kalakan. Thierry Biscary, one of the members of the musical trio Kalakan,...

2012 Basque Festival Videos

June 8, 2012

Basque festivals are popular -- everyone enjoys them, especially the food. Here are a few videos inspired by recent festivals -- and the summer festival season has barely started. Video producer Jean Paul Barthe gives a glimpse of the San Francisco Basque Club picnic June ...

Kern County Basque Festival: Something for Everyone

May 28, 2012

See our Calendar of Events for info on the latest Kern County Festival. The Kern County Basque Festival offers something for everyone. Here's what these Basques had to say about this year's event: Noel and Yvonne Goyhene...

Basque Youths Carry on Handball Tradition

May 27, 2012

Basques who immigrated to the U.S. have managed to hang onto their national pastime of handball, playing it just like their ancestors did. Some say it's dying, but a game between 8, 9 and 10-year-olds yesterday, showed that the sport ...

Kern County Festival 2009

May 24, 2012

Bakersfield Basque Festival 2009 from Euskal Kazeta Basque News on Vimeo. ...

Athletic Bilbao to meet up with Barcelona in Copa del Rey Friday

May 23, 2012

The Basque team Athletic Bilbao will confront Barcelona in the Copa del Rey (King's Cup) championship on Friday, May 25. The two teams, who will face off at the Vicente Calderón stadium in Madrid, previously battled it out...

Basque Festival Season Has Arrived

May 11, 2012

View 2012 Basque Summer Festivals in the U.S. in a larger map The Basque festival season has begun, offering up great opportunities to soak up unique cultural experiences across the United States. Basque immigrants have left their footprints in communities from Boise, ID, Seattle, WA, Chino, CA to Portsmouth, RI and New York City....

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