Orquestra de Ministril

Orquestra de Ministril

The Orquestra de Ministrils of EMMCA is a huge intergenerational ensemble folk repertoire oriented (36 members!). They play folk Catalan Music mixing folk instruments (double reed called ‘gralla’ and folk drums called ‘tabal’) with orchestral instruments (horn, bassoon, trumpet, trombone or double bass). The conductor is Eduard Casals who is also the author of the arrangements, together with the folk drums teacher –Jordi Barbet-, both committed with the musical heritage research.