Saturday, January 30, 2016
Beñat Achiary (born in Saint-Palais, Pyrénées-Atlantiques) is a Basque vocal improviser who lives in southern France.
Achiary finds inspiration in the Basque language and in poetry from all backgrounds to create the texts of his songs. In concert he works with many musicians from jazz to traditional and contemporary music.
Achiary is the artistic director of the jazz festival Errobiko Festibala of Itxassou.