This is a traditional university group whose members—known as Tunos—wear a combination of robes and garments from olden times and play folkloric music with characteristic instruments such as the mandolin, lute and guitar. Hidden beneath their cloaks are centuries of history and the gradual development of this lively and carefree tradition. Although of uncertain origin, it appears to have arisen as a way of making a living for the students of the first universities, founded at the end of the 12th and 13th centuries, since on many occasions, they did not have sufficient means to support themselves.

They maintained themselves […]