Andorran National Anthem

Together with the Andorran flag, the national anthem of Andorra is a solemn patriotic song which is officially taken by Andorra as an expression of national identity.

The National Anthem of Andorra

The Andorran national anthem song showcases the national heritage of Andorra and exhibits the nationalism, pridefulness and nationwide loyalty. In addition to the Andorran national flag, it serves as a catalyst to the sensation of national pride for Andorran citizens all over the world.

The Andorran National Anthem’s name is, “El gran Carlemany”, and is also known as “The Great Charlemagne”.

The Andorran national anthem lyrics was written by Enric Marfany Bons.

The Andorran song music was composed by Juan Benlloch y Vivó and you can see or download the Andorran national anthem sheet music from the links on this page.

“El Gran Carlemany” was formally taken on as the national anthem of Andorra in the year of 1914.

Andorran National Anthem Song

When is Andorran National Anthem Played or Sung?

National anthem of Andorra is generally played or sang during national holidays, especially on the independence day events in Andorra. It is also performed during cultural and other celebrations in Andorra, normally marking off the start or completion of such festivals.

National anthem of Andorra is also typically carried out in international sporting events, such as the Olympic Games as well school sport occasions.


What is the importance of Andorran National Anthem in Andorra?

The national anthem of Andorra, like other nationwide symbols of Andorra, embodies the tradition, past history, and faiths of Andorra and its people. It assists stimulate sensations of patriotism amongst the Andorran people and reminds them of their Andorra’s magnificence, beauty, and abundant heritage.

It also helps unite the people of Andorra by one single song or music. Throughout the performance of the Andorran national anthem, people of Andorra, in spite of their ethnic differences, rise in unison and listen attentively or sing the song with terrific passion.

Sports men and women from Andorra also feel a great minute of honor when they get a medal at a global sporting occasion while Andorra’s national anthem is played in the background. It provides a sensation of having made their nation proud. Students who listen to the national anthem of Andorra in schools are taught to respect their nation and establish a sense of unity among themselves.