Cordoue

Cordoba, Spain

During the months of July and August, Cordoba hosts ‘Flamenco nights’ in the historic centre. Music fills the streets. August 2008. Durant les mois de juillet et août, Cordoue accueille les « nuits flamenco’ dans le centre historique. La musique envahit les rues. Août 2008.

Cordoba, Spain

Holy week in Cordoba. A procession crosses the Roman Bridge, over the Guadalquivir River. Processions last for hours. Men of all ages may participate. Young boys are uncovered while older men wear hoods. April 1999. Semaine Sainte à Cordoue. Une procession traverse le Pont Romain sur le fleuve Guadalquivir. Les processions durent des heures. Des…

Cordoba, Spain

It was Palm Sunday in Cordoba. The city was quiet until I came upon this procession that made me feel I was in an El Greco painting. Incense smoke, drum and trumpet bands, heavy pasos (floats) with Passion scenes: the Holy Week in Andalusia is one of my favorite events. April 1999. C’était le dimanche…