Some examples de cobla ensembles

La Principal de La Bisbal
a most traditional
and paradigmatic Cobla


but with innovating projects such as the
Simf˛nica de Cobla i Corda de Catalunya.
Click the pix for a video, and here for some texts.

Cobla Sant Jordi-Ciutat de Barcelona,
a famous cobla, on account of its many good concerts.

La Principal d'Amsterdam,
a most unexpected type of Cobla on account of its point of origin.

La Principal de la nit
is an unorthodox ensemble:
cobla' instruments
combined with voices,
traditional percussion and
electronic bases.


More data on the cobla ensembles

Webpage of the Cobla Sabadell, where among other subjects, we find interesting information on the cobla and its instruments.

La, A Webpage with informations, news, videos, and other activities related to our Coblas. Also with links to many of our Coblas's webpages.

The article Cobla, on the Wikipedia.

In many occasions, the Sardana and the Cobla are no longer equivalents: this is the subject of an article published on the Revista Musical Catalana, September 2008, El binomi cobla-sardana.

M˙sics per la Cobla's webpage, with a goal to preserve and spread the catalan music, and specially, the music for Cobla. Particularly interesting is the video at DIVERSOS: Que Ús la cobla?

The instruments of the cobla

A Webpage about The popular instruments in Catalunya, where we find the instruments of the cobla, and others.

A Webpage about The instruments and the instrumentation at the Cobla ensemble.

Webpage from Cobla Baix Llobregat, with a good description of the Cobla Instruments, in particular the one on the flabiol (small recorder).

The Tenora and Tible (Catalan shawms), an article from Wikipedia.

A Thesis writting (in catalan), A study on the Accoustics of the Tenora and the Tible.

Page on the Fiscorn, made by the fiscorn player Pep Moliner. Interesting the chapter on "hist˛ria".