This is where you'll find our Txalaparta news (workshops, downloads, sticks). In time this may have a website of it's own, but for now, you can always contact us here for details.



The txalaparta is a musical instrument from the Basque Country. It's made of large wooden planks which are played by two people in a unique and unusual way. 


To buy txalaparta sticks, follow the link on the left menu

If you'd like to know more about the txalaparta, this download is an article written for the Galpin Society Journal in 2007:
TxalapartaGSJLeaf[1] and TxalapartaGSJLeaf[2].
If you'd like to refer to this article, the full bibliographic reference is:
Leaf, H, 2007. An Introduction to the Basque Txalaparta. Galpin Society Journal 60, 215-219.

Many thanks to the The Galpin Society for giving permission to use the download. Their website is here