50th Voll-Damm International Jazz Festival 2018 Barcelona
50th Voll-Damm International Jazz Festival 2018 of Barcelona
From October 26 to December 21, enjoy 2 month of unforgettable jazz performances at the 50th Voll-Damm International Jazz Festival 2018 of Barcelona! For an amazing stay in Barcelona, take a look at beautiful apartments by Two Sisters Apartments in the neighborhood of Sant Antoni
The Voll-Damm International Jazz Festival 2018 was created on November 3, 1966 in Barcelona, where jazz played the leading role. As it didn't take place between 1977 and 1979, in 2018 the Festival is celebrating the 50th edition. From the start, the festival has aimed to bring different jazz genres closer to the public, being a platform for both established and emerging artists. The Voll-Damm International Jazz Festival 2018 spreads throughout the whole of the city and to other spaces close to Barcelona. The Palau de la Música, Luz de Gas, Sala BARTS, L'Auditori, the Harlem Jazz Club and the Teatre–Auditori de Sant Cugat are some of the venues that will participate in the event.
There are 2 months to enjoy the Voll-Damm International Jazz Festival 2018 with performances by such well known musicians as Chucho Valdés and Jazz Batá, La Locomotora Negra, Els Amics de les Arts, Tribalistas, Avishai Cohen, Marlango, The Gramphone Allstars Big Band, Dave Liebman and Marc Copland and others. In addition there will be master classes, lectures, free concerts and a multitude of other activities that combine to make this festival so unique.
If something distinguishes the Voll-Damm International Jazz Festival 2018 is its commitment to the variety of music genres. Jazz will preside over the show, but you will sldo be able to enjoy Latin jazz, Brazilian Bossa Nova, African music, Blues and the indispensable flamenco cycle "De Cajón!" that will welcome Spanish artists such as Diego El Cigala, Tomatito, José Mercé, or Vicente Amigo. Mayte Martín and Chicuelo will represent Catalan music.
The aforementioned Chucho Valdés will open the Voll-Damm International Jazz Festival 2018 on October 26 and will be followed 2 days later, by The Bad Plus and Chassol. The Brazilian music will be represented by Tribalistas, Mallu Magalhâes or Guinga, African music bt Amadou & Mariam. Do not miss this opportunity to spend time in Barcelona, enjoy its proposals and get to know the city better with Two Sisters Apartments!