Gwyneth Glyn

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Gwyneth Glyn
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Background information
Born (1979-12-14) 14 December 1979 (age 37)
Bangor, Gwynedd
Genres Traditional music
Years active 2005–present

Gwyneth Glyn (born Gwyneth Glyn Evans, 14 December 1979) is a Welsh language poet and musician.

Biography[edit]

Gwyneth Glyn was born in St David's Hospital in Bangor, Gwynedd, and grew up at her family home in Llanarmon. She was educated at Ysgol Glan y Môr, Pwllheli and Coleg Meirion-Dwyfor before going on to gain a first class honours degree in Philosophy and Theology at Jesus College, Oxford.[1]

She was a member of the band Coca Rosa and the Dirty Cousins.[2]

She won the Crown at the 1998 Urdd Gobaith Cymru Eisteddfod, and was the Welsh Children's Poet Laureate[3] for 2006-2007.

Bibliography[edit]

  • Gwneud Môr a Mynydd (Gwyneth Glyn Evans, Lowri Davies, Esyllt Nest Roberts), June 2000 (Gwasg Carreg Gwalch)
  • Straeon Bolwyn: Bolwyn a'r Dyn Eira Cas, November 2000 (Gwasg Carreg Gwalch)
  • Straeon Bolwyn: Bolwyn yn y Sioe Nadolig, November 2000, (Gwasg Carreg Gwalch])
  • Plant Mewn Panig!, October 2004, (Dref Wen)
  • Drws Arall i'r Coed (Gwyneth Glyn Evans, Eurgain Haf, Dyfrig Jones, Caryl Lewis, Manon Wyn), February 2005 (Sgript Cymru)
  • Cyfres Pen Dafad: Mewn Limbo/Sbinia (Gwyneth Glyn Evans, Bedwyr Rees - CD), July 2005 (Cwmni Recordio Sain)
  • Cyfres Pen Dafad: Aminah a Minna, November 2005 (Y Lolfa)
  • Dramâu'r Drain: Deryn Mewn Llaw, January 2006 (Y Lolfa)
  • Cyfres Codi'r Llenni - Mewn Limbo: Sgript a Gweithgareddau (Gwyneth Glyn Evans, Lowri Cynan), January 2007 (Y Lolfa)
  • Cyfres Pen Dafad: Mewn Limbo, May 2007 (Y Lolfa)

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

  • Wyneb dros dro ("A temporary face"), 2005 (Slacyr)
  • Tonau ("Waves"), 2007 (Recordiau Gwinllan)
  • Cainc ("Branches"), 2011

Singles[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]