The Kan rag Kernow (Song for Cornwall) is a song competition to find a song in Kernewek, the Cornish language, to represent Cornwall at the Pan Celtic Festival in Ireland next year.
The Kan rag Kernow 2011 took place in Porthtowan Village Hall on Saturday 12th November and was won by Bénjad, a young singer/songwriter from St Austell, with Mordid Bewnans.
Below you can listen to all the songs from the 2011 competition, recorded by Kernowpods.
Bolingey Troyl Band – Da Ew an Bownans,
Andrew Bate – Lisa Mari Kellys,
Keith Stevenson – Yth Es’ta Genam,
Breaking News (13/4/2012):
Cornwall has won the Pan-Celtic Song Contest in Carlow, Ireland, with an entry from Benjad (Benjamin Larham).
Well done Kernow. The second win this century!
Also well done to Ben for picking up best newly composed song in a traditional style at the contest the night before.