Sting

Sting last performed in Barcelona in March, at the Sant Jordi Club. Now he’s back, playing at the Jardins de Pedralbes as part of his 57th & 9th Tour. Sting once again presents his latest solo album 57th & 9th, marking the English artist’s return to the rock genre. This time around, he will be accompanied on stage by…

15th San Miguel Mas i Mas Festival

The festival, conceived to offer a top class musical programme in August, is now 15 years old. To mark the occasion, this year’s event includes over two hundred performances ranging from jazz to classical music, blues, soul, song, flamenco and electronic music, as well as theatre and dance. The Palau de la Música Catalana, the…

The OBC moves to the beach

Barcelona is celebrating Music Day with a string of activities around the city. Once again this year one of the highlights is the free concert at the Sant Sebastià beach on 21 June by the Orquestra Simfònica de Barcelona i Nacional de Catalunya (OBC). The programme includes Ravel’s Boléro, Shostakovich’s Festive Overture, as well as El cant dels…

Music in the Parks

An enjoyable series of free open-air concerts are being offered up until the end of August as part of the 22nd edition of the Music in the Parks season, with classical music, jazz and groups performing in the city’s parks and gardens. The series offers classical music concerts, jazz, performances by the Barcelona Municipal Band…

Sónar

The carefully planned line-up for this pioneering cultural event makes it a top class international festival. Once again this year, the Sónar combines artistic, recreational, avant-garde and experimental dimensions with the latest trends in electronic dance music. The trade fair venue in Montjuïc will be the scene for the concerts and showcases for Sónar by…