Frequently Asked Questions

Which DVD or Blu Ray disc should I buy?

Click on the graphic to the right for a simple answer.

Our Blu-Ray disc is region-free, so it should play on your Blu-Ray player wherever you are.

We have two versions of our video DVD; PAL for the UK, Europe and Australia. NTSC is for the US, Canada and Japan. We can let you know which version you need if your country isn’t listed here. Please use the contact form to get in touch.

Our data DVD works on Windows PCs and Macs. If contains the audio files which you can burn to cd or transfer to your iPod or personal music player.

Why is your course on DVD? Does it contain any videos?

There are no videos on the Cadw Sŵn course, but we’ve managed to transfer 10CDs worth of audio files onto one DVD in a convenient format. This helps us keep costs down and sell the course much cheaper than we could when it was on 10 individual CDs. The Blu-Ray and video DVD formats also let us present all the files in simple menu screens.

I live in north Wales – I see Cadw Sŵn teaches south Wales Welsh. Is the course suitable for me?

I wouldn’t worry too much, but you should be aware of the differences. You can find out more here.

Where do you ship to, and how soon do you deliver?

We ship worldwide and aim for delivery in 10 working days wherever you are, usually much sooner.

Can I pay in US Dollars?

Yes – select our North American shop from the ‘Shop’ item on the top menu.

Where do you ship from?

We usually ship UK & European orders from Wales and North American orders from the US. We’ll ship to other locations from either, depending on your country.

Where do you actually make your stuff?

We’re proud to say that our Cadw Sŵn course is usually printed and duplicated in the UK for UK orders, and printed & duplicated in the US for North American orders. Other countries will vary.

How can I pay?

You can use your credit card or pay with Paypal.

How do I listen to the music on the DVD or Blu-Ray?

Simply insert your Blu-Ray or video DVD into your player and follow the on-screen menu. If you have a soundbar or hifi linked to your television we suggest that you listen through that.

You can play the music files from the computer DVD direct from your PC or Mac, or transfer the files to audio CDs, iTunes, Windows Media Player or your MP3 player.

Where are you based?

We’re happy to be located in Cwm Llynfi, Wales.

Can I Listen to Cadw Sŵn while driving?

Please dont listen to the Cadw Sŵn recordings while driving or in any potentially dangerous situation. You need to give your full attention to these recordings, and allow yourself to be in a relaxed, secure environment.

I’ve got another question, what should I do?

We always welcome questions and comments, please use the contact form to get in touch, or give us a ring.

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Cadw Sŵn is suitable for complete beginners or as a revision aid. There’s never been a better time to learn Welsh!