eisteddfod


Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
  • noun

Words related to eisteddfod

any of several annual Welsh festivals involving artistic competitions (especially in singing)

References in periodicals archive ?
An Eisteddfod spokesman said the meeting will discuss how to organising the fund-raising efforts.
Bydd S4C yn darlledu uchafbwyntiau'r cyngerdd heno wrth i Gor yr Eisteddfod, a Cherddorfa Symffoni Cymru, o dan arweiniad Grant Llewellyn, a'r unawdwyr Fflur Wyn, Trystan Llyr Griffiths a Gwion Thomas ein diddanu mewn rhaglen o'r enw Cyngerdd Cor Yr Eisteddfod.
Running concurrently with the Eisteddfod is pop-music festival Maes B, which is set to feature the best of Welsh language music.
Last week's National Eisteddfod was hugely successful, with attendances up despite mixed weather.
As the council had already decided to redevelop the playing fields and improve the facilities, it was a mutually beneficial arrangement for the National Eisteddfod to be held on the site.
It is the first time Elen Gwenllian has been asked to be an adjudicator at the Urdd National Eisteddfod although she has carried out the task many times at district and county levels.
At the Vale of Glamorgan National Eisteddfod 2012, former education and skills minister Leighton Andrews raised the question of whether the Eisteddfod should modernise.
Nia, who co-starred with Ioan Gruffydd in Solomon and Geinor and featured in Academy Award nominated film Patagonia, is a regular visitor to the Eisteddfod after an early career competing in recitation competitions.
800 is the number of years the Eisteddfod has been in existence.
That event, next May, will comeless than a year after the National Eisteddfod in Cardiff This August, and there are concerns the city could suffer Eisteddfod fatigue - particularly among the vital volunteer force.
regional Eisteddfod will be held on Saturday in London, and is open to any Urdd members that live outside Wales.
Neuadd Ysgol Bro Gwaun, Abergwaun yw cartref yr Eisteddfod eleni, ac am y tro cyntaf erioed yn ei hanes fe fydd modd mwynhau'r Eisteddfod yn fyw drwy'r dydd ar wefan S4C - www.
NATIONAL Eisteddfod officials need to stress the festival is not an "enclave for Welsh speakers" and should continue to develop its appeal to a wider audience an arts chief said.
Eisteddfod Trefeglwys EISTEDDFOD Gadeiriol Trefeglwys Eleni byddwn yn dathlu y Canfed Eisteddfod sydd wedi cael ai drefnu gan Bwyllgor Eisteddfod Trefeglwys.
At the Association's annual meeting, staged at the National Eisteddfod Maes yesterday, chairman Megan Jones said she was delighted the bleak days of the past few years appeared to be behind them.