Dancing is a key part of Basque identity.Key words: Participation, integration, social interaction and conviviality.
There are carnivals, processions and parades as well as contemporary creations. Highly technical and popular, spontaneous and cultural, Basque dancing reflects the complex nature of Basque society
Music plays a central role in Basque culture. Musicranges from folk, which is symbolized by folk instruments such as the alboka and txalaparta, to more modern forms of expression, especially punk and metal.
Some traditional instruments Txalaparta- sounds like the trot of the horse
The alboka is a double hornpipe or clarinet native to the Basque Country