In January 1996, Juan Mari Beltran Argiñena and the City Council of Oiartzun reached an agreement for the start-up of Herri Musikaren Txokoa. The center opened its doors to all audiences on March 1, 2002.Herri Musikaren Txokoa is a documentation center and meeting place around Popular Music, dedicated to publicize everything related to music and popular instruments, as well as to its dissemination, promotion and research.

Languages of the book: Basque and Castilian (translation).

Other languages: summaries in French, English and German.