Benito Lertxundi

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Benito Lertxundi
Benito Lertxundi 1971.jpg
Benito Lertxundi in 1971
Background information
Birth nameBenito Lertxundi
Born(1942-01-06)6 January 1942
Orio, Basque Country
GenresBasque music, classical
Occupation(s)Musician, composer
InstrumentsVocals, guitar, twelve-string guitar
Years active1967–present
Associated actsAntonio Breschi, Kepa Junkera

Benito Lertxundi is a Basque singer-songwriter born in Orio, Gipuzkoa, Basque Country in 1942. He is an acclaimed and veteran figure in Basque music, who spearheaded with other key figures its revival in the 1960s and following years, showing a special commitment to Basque culture and matters in general.

Discography[edit]

Solo work[edit]

  • Benito Lertxundi (1969)
  • Ez Dok Amairu (1971)
  • Oro laño mee batek... (1974)
  • ..."Eta maita herria, üken dezadan plazera" (1975)
  • Zuberoa / Askatasunaren semeei (1977)
  • Altabizkar / Itzaltzuko bardoari (1981)
  • Gaueko ele ixilen baladak (1985)
  • Mauleko bidean… izatearen mugagabean (1987)
  • Pazko gaierdi ondua (1989)
  • Hunkidura kuttunak I (1993)
  • Hunkidura kuttunak II (1993)
  • Hitaz oroit (1996)
  • Auhen sinfonikoa (1998)
  • Nere ekialdean (2002)
  • 40 urtez ikasten egonak (2005)
  • Itsas ulu zolia (2008)
  • Oroimenaren oraina (2012)

With other artists[edit]

  • Mezulari (Antonio Breschi - 1985)
  • Donostia (Antonio Breschi - 1999)
  • Bilbao 00:00h (Kepa Junkera - 1998)
  • Lau Anaiak (2003)
  • 18/98+... Auzolanean (2007)[1]

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