12/9 La Mercè 2014 plays music to take all sorts
Every year Barcelona closes the summer at the end of September with its local holiday, La Mercè. Those looking for a town where boredom does not exist, the big Barcelona’s Festivity La Mercè offers a wide range of activities, concerts, performances and lots of festive and cultural events, most of which are in the street and completely free. Hotel Omm selects the best music plans that we think you must not miss from 19 to 24th of September.
22/8 The OBC, at La Mercè festival
The Orquestra Simfònica de Barcelona i Nacional de Catalunya (Barcelona and Catalonia National Symphony Orchestra – OBC) will participate in the Festival of Barcelona, La Mercè, with a concert where the most popular classical music repertoire will be played. The show will take place on September 22nd and 23rd at Avinguda de la Catedral, one of the most emblematic places in Barcelona’s Gothic Neighbourhood.
25/7 Jamboree Duet fusions jazz with other music styles
This week, and until 27 July, the Jamboree Duets music sessions take place in Jamboree club, as part of Barcelona Grec Festival 2014. Concerts mix jazz with several music genres thanks to two artists, each one with his own style. Despite that, they try to find a common musical territory.
18/7 Bobby McFerrin in Barcelona
Bobby McFerrin, one of the greats jazz artist, arrives to Barcelona to act in a concert next Monday, July 21, thanks to Grec Festival of Barcelona. The songwriter of ‘Don’t worry, be happy’ will review the American gospel singers, accompanied by SpiritYouAll Band.
14/7 Bachcelona 2014
The second edition of the International Festival of Barcelona is back, with a cast of performers from all over Europe who come to Barcelona to share the music of this German master. From the Hotel Omm, we encourage you to approach 20 to July 27 to enjoy this luxury in places like the Cathedral and the Basilica of Santa Maria del Mar.
9/7 Peralada Castel Festival: music in summer nights in Costa Brava
Summer cultural events extend beyond the city of Barcelona. A clear example of that statement is the Festival Castell de Peralada (Peralada Castel International Music Festival), hailed as one of the most emblematic Catalan summer festival. From July 11 to August 16 it offers a schedule of more than 20 performances, including opera, classic ballet, dance, symphony concerts, chamber music and innovative performances by artists and groups of international prestige. Every July and August the gardens of the Peralada Castle, in the beautiful Empordà region, become the backdrop for the Peralada Castle International Music Festival.