Music of Valencia


Valencia is one of the musical centers in Spain, and is known for its own variety of jota distinct from the Aragonese version, as well as bandes found in almost every village in the region.

Religious and work songs are common in Valencia, many are performed with accompaniment. El Misterio de Elche is a Valencian opera, and is sometimes said to be the oldest opera in the world.

Valencian dances include: Fandango de Albaida; El Ball del Danzants; El Ball dels Oficis; Los Alcides; Los Bastonets; Los Porróts; Paloteo de Requena; Valencian Jota




  • (cordofoni)

  • (aerofoni)

  • (ancia libera)

  • (membranofoni)

  • (idiofoni)

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