Open the deadline to submit works to the II edition of the National Contest of Pasodobles ‘Villa de Redován’

The prizes, up to 1,500 euros, will be decided at a concert scheduled for November 30 at the Antonio Ibáñez Serrano House of Music

Redován 2/8/2019. The Councilor for Culture of the City of Redován, Clara Ezcurra, has announced that the call for the National Pasodobles Contest ‘Villa de Redován’ is already open, which this year celebrates its second edition, and whose bases were approved by the Local Government Board The last friday.

Until September 30 at two in the afternoon, all those national and foreign composers residing in Spain may send their original and unpublished compositions in concert mode. A jury of three members of recognized prestige in the world of music will be in charge of choosing the four finalist pieces. The Musical Union of Redován, also organizer of the contest, will be in charge of interpreting the compositions that reach the final in a special concert that will take place on November 30 at the Antonio Ibáñez Serrano House of Music. Time in which the winning work will be determined.

The cash prizes amount to 1,500 euros in total, being 1,000 euros and a diploma for the first prize, whose piece will receive the name decided by the Musical Union of Redován, and 500 euros and a diploma for the second. The third and fourth prize will obtain nominative distinctions. In addition, the members of the Musical Union of Redován will grant one of the pasodobles a special mention by vote, which may or may not coincide with the decision of the specialized jury.

The bases with the requirements to be fulfilled are available at the Electronic Headquarters of the Redován City Council. Any questions or requests for information may be referred by email to, or by phone 635 59 30 22.

Redován opens its Cultural Spring tomorrow with the Path of the Poet and a new edition of the Medieval Market

Sixteen activities of different nature, but all related to culture, will complete until May 19 the Cultural Spring scheduled from the City Council of Redován presented today by the mayor, Emilio Fernandez, and the Councilor for Culture, Clara Ezcurra. The first mayor stressed that the activity “begins tomorrow” with the passage through the municipality of the Path of the Poet Miguel Hernandez that is scheduled to arrive at 12.00 at the Plaza de la Paz, “where walkers enjoy the recital that They have prepared the students of the Public School Sacred Hearts, “the mayor said, and tomorrow, but in the afternoon, a new edition of the Medieval Market will be inaugurated in the Plaza Miguel Hernández, which will continue until next Sunday.

The events will continue on Saturday with two events, in this case sports. On the one hand there is the Gil Hermanos Memorial Petanque Tournament that will run from nine in the morning at the Plaza Infanta Elena “and in the evening the promises of cycling and all the fans of this sport have a date on Pascual Martínez Street. Starting at four o’clock, to participate and witness the third edition of the Intercollegiate Cycling Race “, explained Fernández.

On April 20 and 21, Redován will host the VIII Vega Baja Science Contest “that will begin at Plaza Francisco Ferrer on the 20th at ten in the morning and will be held until the 21st with the presence of numerous school centers. our region that will show their experiments as well as the application of science to our daily life, “said the mayor of Culture, Clara Ezcurra, who recalled that the same weekend, in this case on Sunday 22, classic bicycles will flood the locality from nine o’clock in the morning to participate in the Regional Encounter that every year has more participation.

The Parish Church San Miguel Arcángel will be the epicenter of the activity on the afternoon of April 22, “an incomparable framework, even more after the rehabilitation, for the Sacred Music Contest that we organize from the Department of Culture each year with more enthusiasm “, The councilor expressed.

Redován will celebrate the Day of the Book on Monday, April 23 in the morning with a talk and gift of CDs at the IES Jaime de Sant Ángel, and on the 24th with storytellers for the children in the Municipal Library at six o’clock in the morning. late.

With the start of May, the Fiestas de la Cruz will arrive at the Plaza de la Cruz and the Rincon de Redován with children’s games activities. On Saturday, May 5, the Sierra will be the place where many walkers will participate in Senderos de Luz, a march that will depart at nine o’clock at night from the Plaza de la Iglesia and “for which the inscriptions are open through the website ‘’ “, recalled Emilio Fernández. That same day but an hour before in the House of Music Antonio Ibáñez Serrano the Musical Union of Redován will give his Spring Concert.

Prentación Primavera Cultural

The mayor, Emilio Fernández and the mayor of Culture, Clara Ezcurra, during the presentation

The Municipal Library will host on Thursday, May 10 the talk ‘Idioms and comics (2nd part)’ by Carlos Martínez, from 9:00 pm, while Saturday May 12 will return the music to the House of Music Antonio Ibáñez Serrano with the concert of the Orquesta de Pulso and Púa Brisas de Redován that will perform the show entitled ‘Qué tiempo tan feliz’.

The program will culminate on May 19 in style, with a Gastronomic Tourism Day whose participants will be accompanied by a charanga and will start at two noon. The mayor of Redován has highlighted “the extensive programming that has been prepared by the City Council to start enjoying in our municipality of spring and good weather with many activities, many of them outdoors.”

Redován prepares the seventh edition of the Contest Sacred Music Choir that will take place on April 22

Redován 29/1/2017. The Department of Culture of the City Council of Redován has already announced the basis of what will be the seventh Coral Music Contest ‘Villa de Redován’ that will take place on Saturday, April 22 at the renovated San Miguel Arcángel church. The Councilor for Culture, Clara Ezcurra, has encouraged interested corals to present themselves and has shelled the requirements that must be met by the formations, “which must be non-professional groupings of mixed voices with a minimum number of 16 members”.

As in previous years, the contest will bring three choral groups of all those presented “and that will be selected by the jury, which will be based on the documentation provided in the registration,” Ezcurra said. That jury will consist of three specialists with voice and vote, the coordinator of the contest, Alberto Martínez, with voice but without vote and a representative of the City Council who will act as secretary (without voice or vote). In the inscription the choirs must provide a copy of the works to be interpreted, a history of the grouping and curriculum of the director, a photograph of the choir and a recent recording of at least one complete piece.

With respect to the program, it must be of a sacred nature with three works of free choice, one of them of spiritual song (Gospel). The performances must be prepared to have a minimum duration of 15 minutes and a maximum of 25. Clara Ezcurra explained that, with respect to the prizes, a first one is established with 800 euros and a trophy, a second prize of 400 euros and a trophy and a third of 250 euros and trophy. The choirs will also have an aid of 300 euros each for the expenses caused by the trip to the contest.

Registration forms are already available on the web page of the City Council of Redován and its electronic headquarters, and must be submitted until February 28.

The 80 Principals

About the midnight of Saturday 23, after the Great Multicolor Parade, Peace Square will return to the 80s with a magnificent musical tribute by the 80 Principales

Pyramid Show at Francisco Ferrer Square

On Friday, September 22, we celebrate one of the novelties of the program of the Fiestas Patronales de Redován 2017. A new concept of mobile disk with Pyramid Show ... It will not leave you indifferent