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Bach in Barcelona

Dutch cellist Jurgen van Win is promoting this series of concerts that take place almost every Thursday over the summer, until 25 September. Every show features two of the six Bach Suites. Enjoy baroque music in Romanesque surroundings.For more info

  1. Sant Pau del Camp Sant Pau, 101, El Raval, 08001
  2. Thu Oct 2 - Thu Dec 25
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Frogs for Snakes

  • Free

The members of Barcelona-based acoustic trio Frogs for Snakes hail from the States (guitar/vocals) and England (bass and harmonica). Together, their music is anchored in the blues but encompasses a wide range of musical styles. The sound is both

  1. El Col·leccionista Torrent de les Flors, 46, Gràcia
  2. Fri Oct 3
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Ángel Molina

Des dels seus inicis com a DJ cap a l'any 1991, Ángel Molina ha tingut un paper essencial en el desenvolupament de la música electrònica al nostre país. Una prodigiosa tècnica, aplaudida per crítica i públic, i un gust exquisit li han fet

  1. La Terraza Marina 19-21, Barceloneta, 08003
  2. Sat Oct 4
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Peter Loveday + Invisible Harvey

Prolific and assiduous Australian singer-songwriter Peter Loveday is one of the regulars on the live music circuit in Barcelona. With a career spanning three decades and six solo albums, Loveday emerged from the same scene that in the '80s gave

  1. Depósito Legal Santa Anna, 14
  2. Sat Oct 4
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OBC: Així parlà Zarathustra (Thus Spoke Zarathustra)

  • Critics choice

The Barcelona and Catalonia National Symphony (OBC) officially starts its concert season with a programme dedicated to the works of Richard Strauss, Tchaikovsky and Scriabin. Violinist Benjamin Schmid is the guest soloist, and Pablo González

  1. L'Auditori Lepant, 150, Eixample, 08013
  2. Sat Oct 4 - Sun Oct 5
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Orquesta Ilegal de Barcelona

One of the most popular bands in town that took their name from the illegal act they commit when they play their music on the streets and are then chased down by the authorities. They couldn't be more cosmopolitan, with their 11 members from seven

  1. Harlem Jazz Club Comtessa de Sobradiel, 8, Gòtic, 08002
  2. Fri Oct 10
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Alen Garagic

The Bosnian guitarist who you'll often find playing in the series his colleague Manuel González regularly programmes is doing his thing once again, featuring works by Rodrigo, Albéniz, and Tarrega, as well as pieces based on flamenco tradition.

  1. Parròquia de Santa Anna Santa Anna, 29, Ciutat Vella, 08002
  2. Tue Oct 21 - Tue Oct 28
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Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings

For a decade Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings have been travelling round the world, suprising audiences with their crude recordings and explosive live shows. They were in Barcelona in 2010 in Sala Apolo, where so many fans came to worship at their feet

  1. Palau de la Música Catalana Palau de la Música, 4-6, Ciutat Vella, 08003
  2. Tue Nov 18
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