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13/12/2018. University of Salamanca hosts Catalan Studies Day
The event will kick off with a lecture entitled “Narrative documents from the late Francoist p...
12/12/2018. Open Call for International Curatorial Residency Program at SAC
SAC International Curatorial Residency Program 2019 is the residency program at Barcelona’s Sa...
20/07/2019. Pedro Azara to curate Catalonia's project for the 2019 Venice Biennale of Art
Catalonia will participate in the 58th edition of the Venice Biennale of Art as part of the Eventi C...
26/12/2018. Naomi Kawase and Isaki Lacuesta raise curtain on Filmmakers in Correspondence exhibition and audiovisual program at Paris’ Pompidou Center
The exhibition Filmmakers in Correspondence, which accompanies retrospectives of the oeuvres of Gi...
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Ulsan, South Korea 
13/09/2014 Music

Daniel Cros plays at the Taehwa River Spring Jazz Festival in Ulsan, South Korea

On 13th September Daniel Cros presents his seventh album, “Aquello era entonces, esto es ahora” (That Was Then, This Is Now), at the Taehwa River Spring Jazz Festival in Ulsan, South Korea. Barcelona singer-songwriter Daniel Cros, the stage name of Daniel Hernández-Cros, is also a pianist, arranger and producer and he has released seven solo discs and a compilation of his best numbers. The composer incorporates rhythms such as son, bolero and cha-cha-cha into his songs.
Timisoara, Romania 
13/09/2014 Music

Flamenco cantaor Duquende’s group to play at the Plai Festival in Timisoara, Romania

On 13th September Flamenco cantaor Duquende’s group, featuring guitarist Chicuelo and Isaac Vigueras on percussion, is billed to play at the Plai Festival in Timisoara, an important musical date in world music in Romania. The Plai Festival is a music festival that lasts three days and is held every year in the second week in September, in Timisoara, Romania. It is organized by the Muzeul Satului Bănăţean, an open-air ethnographical museum. Apart from music, the festival promotes art and multiculturalism ...
05/07/2014 Music

The Víctor de Diego Trio presents “Tribute” at the Goierriko Jazzaldia Festival in Ordizia

Jazz saxophonist Víctor de Diego’s group is presenting their latest disc “Tribute” at the Goierriko Jazzaldia Festival on 5th July. The disc includes self-penned numbers and versions of musicians such as John Coltrane or Cole Porter. Bilbao-born Víctor de Diego is a saxophone player who lives in Barcelona, where he fronts different groups and works with a large number of music groups of all kinds, with which he plays at international jazz festivals such as the ...
13/06/2014 Music

The Quartet Burruezo & Bohemia Camerata present their latest work in Valladolid

The Burruezo & Bohemia Camerata quartet, which brings medieval music up to date with a contemporary sound, is to showcase its disc “Misticissimus” at the Valladolid Ateneo on 13th June. They give us a musical performance with a flavour of Al-Andalus, Jewish Catalonia and distant troubadours. It is roots music, but from an absolutely new point of view. They sing in Catalan, classical Arabic, Latin, modern and old Italian and Spanish, with verses inspired by mystical ...
06/06/2014 Music

Els Berros de la Cort at the Wave Gotik Treffen Festival in Leipzig, Germany

Els Berros de la Cort, the group who adapt the repertoire of the Catalan and Occitan troubadours with contemporary arrangements, will be giving four performances at the Wave Gotik Treffen Festival in Leipzig, regarded as one of the most important festivals of Gothic culture in Europe. They will be performing on 6 and 7 June.
05/06/2014 Music

The Pepper Pots perform at the Europavox Festival in Clermont-Ferrand, France

The rocksteady group The Pepper Pots, with an international career that includes performances in the leading cities of the world, will be presenting their new disc “We Must Fight” at the Europavox Festival in Clermont-Ferrand. The date is 5 June.
25/05/2014 Music

El Pricto at the XVIII Latin American Music Festival in Caracas

The composer and performer El Pricto will be giving the first performance of the eight songs for bass and ensemble from his work “Desierto Impecable” at the XVIII Latin American Music Festival in Caracas. The accompaniment will be provided by the contemporary music ensemble Simón Bolívar. The performance will be on 25 May. 
03/05/2014 Music

Joan Colomo, Alberto Montero and Anímic at Liverpool Sound City

The Catalan musician Joan Colomo will be presenting his latest work “La fília i la fòbia”, Albert Montero his latest disc “Puerto Príncipe” and the Anímic group their latest disc “Hannibal”. The three will be performing on 3 May as part of the music festival and fair Liverpool Sound City, one of the big events in the UK for discovering new musical talents in the world of pop and rock. Joan Colomo will be performing ...
New York 
02/05/2014 Music

MANEL at the Santos Party House in New York

Saying the name MANEL is speaking about Barcelona’s most important music phenomenon of the last decade. After becoming the first pop band ever to reach the top position of the Official Spanish Charts singing in Catalan language with 10 milles per veure una bona armadura (2011); Guillem Gisbert (guitar and lead singer), Roger Padilla (guitar and vocals), Martí Maymó (bass) and Arnau Vallvé (drums) did it again with their third album, Atletes, baixin de l’escenari ...
Beijing, Chongqing, Dalian, Foshan, Shanghai, Wuhan 
30/04/2014 Music

La Pegatina programmes a tour in China

The Catalan band La Pegatina, with four discs issued and winners of the ARC 2012 award for the best international tour by a Catalan group, will be touring China as part of the Hanggai Music Festival and the Shanghai World Music Festival. They will be performing in Beijing, Chongqing, Dalian, Foshan, Shanghai and Wuhan between 30 May and 8 June. 
26/04/2014 Music

Che Sudaka takes part in the Viva el Planeta Festival in Bogotá

The Che Sudaka band, whose career spans a period of ten years with seven discs and over 1000 concerts, will be giving two performances in the Colombian capital. The first will be on 19 April and the second on 26 as part of the Viva el Planeta Festival in Bogotá. 
15/01/2014 Music

4 Catalan groups performing at the Eurosonic Noorderslag Festival (Netherlands)

4 Catalan groups performing at the festival Eurosonic Noorderslag, which will take place from 15 to 18 January in Groningen (Netherlands): La Pegatina, Headbirds, Bongo Botrako i Seward. 
15/01/2014 Music

4 Catalan groups performing at the Eurosonic Noorderslag Festival (Netherlands)

4 Catalan groups performing at the festival Eurosonic Noorderslag, which will take place from 15 to 18 January in Groningen (Netherlands): La Pegatina, Headbirds, Bongo Botrako i Seward.These groups are part of the official program of the festival.
Regne Unit, França 
23/12/2013 Music

Pop groups Refree, Standstill and Headbirds are playing in the UK and France

Under the umbrella of the “Primavera Sound Touring Party”, pop groups Refree, Standstill and Headbirds will be gigging at various venues in the UK and France. They will be appearing at Rock School Barbey, the ATP Festival and XOYO Club. Bordeaux (France), Camber Sands and London (UK).Dates: 23rd – 25th November 2013
19/12/2013 Music

The Free Fall Band, Svper, Manel, Extraperlo, Headbirds, Refree, Standstill, Za!, Antonia Font, Furguson and L'Hereu Escampa on tour in Spain

Under the umbrella of the "Primavera Sound Touring Party", pop groups The Free Fall Band, Svper, Manel, Extraperlo, Headbirds, Refree, Standstill, Za!, Antonia Font, Furguson and L'Hereu Escampa are doing a joint tour playing at different venues in Spain. Between 19th and 30th November they can be seen in Bilbao, Madrid, Gijón, Santander, Santiago de Compostela, Zaragoza and Valladolid. They will be appearing at Kafe Antzokia, La Rivera, 8 y medio and Círculo de ...
13/12/2013 Music

Nueva Vulcano go on tour in Spain

Rock group Nueva Vulcano are to tour Spain, playing seven shows. They will be appearing in Badajoz, Madrid, Málaga, Pontevedra, Tolosa and Zaragoza. The seven gigs in Spain will be at the Velvet Club, the Rincón Pío Sound, La Faena II (two gigs), the Liceo Mutante, Bonberenea and Arrebato.Dates: 13th – 21st December 2013
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