A.C. Coros y Danzas of Ingenio
DECLARED OF PUBLIC INTEREST
(Resolution of the Ministry of Interior to April 22, 2015)
The existence of Coros y Danzas de Ingenio is situated in the year 1949, when the now defunct Women’s Section, had among its many activities to revitalize the Canary Folklore. Since its beginning, its efforts and objectives have been focused on rescue, preserve and disseminate the local folklore. As a result of this work we have dances and songs as “La Isa de la Paria, Polka del Capotín, Polka del Artesano, Sorondongo de Ingenio, Rancho de Ánimas, El Canario, etc” . All this taking into account the wide folklore of the islands...
International Folklore Festival of Ingenio
DECLARED OF TOURIST INTEREST IN CANARY ISLAND
(Resolution of the Presidency of the Canarian Government to June 4, 2014)
The International Folklore Festival Villa de Ingenio was born in 1996 on the initiative of the Cultural Association “Coros y Danzas de Ingenio”, which is a full member of CIOFF Spain, an agency of UNESCO and therefore it has among its main objectives, to work to protect, promote and disseminate traditional and popular culture, promote cultural exchange among the peoples of the world, encouraging artistic creativity attending to respect to people and cultural diversity...
A.C. Coros Y Danzas of Ingenio
Coros y Danzas de Ingenio is formed by a group of enthusiasts of ethnography and folklore who wish to preserve and spread the Canary cultural heritage. Our fraternal gratitude to all people who at some point in their lives have been part of the long history of this group.Meet the founders of Coros Y Danzas of Ingenio