Music in the Parks gets under way in BarcelonetaA concert in the Parc de la Barceloneta on 31 May will be the first in this year’s Music in the Parks cycle, offering a chance to get closer to nature spots in the city and enjoy music there.
Once again this year you can enjoy the Music in the Park concert cycle through until 31 August. The concerts promote Barcelona’s parks and gardens as places for people to enjoy leisure together on summer evenings. Music in the Parks includes 50 free concerts at thirty different green sites around the whole city.
The opening concert sees the young jazz talent Eva Fernández perform in the Parc de la Barceloneta on Friday 31 May (9 pm). The singer and sax player will be presenting her new disc, Yo pregunto, created from a selection of poems by various authors and set to music by the artist herself.
The places chosen for the concerts in Ciutat Vella are the Jardins del Pou de la Figuera, the Plaça del Duc de Medinaceli, the Jardins de Rubió i Lluch and the Plaça d’Hilari Salvadó.
- Monday 8 July, at 9 pm: Químic Trio (jazz), Plaça del Duc de Medinaceli
- Thursday 11 July, at 9 pm: Lucas Delgado and Juan Pastor (jazz), Plaça d’Hilari Salvadó
- 12 July, at 9 pm: Jofre Fité Trio (jazz), Jardins del Pou de la Figuera
- 21 August, at 9 pm: Primo Tempo (classical), Jardins de Rubió i Lluch
Music in the Parks was conceived over twenty years ago with the aim of offering quality music for all audiences and promoting young performers. At the same time, the festival seeks to strengthen the potential of parks as places for people to get along together and enjoy leisure options on summer evenings.
See the full programme here.