Marathon Barcelona

Jazz enthusiasts can enjoy until October 18 in the history of this genre, born in the early 20th century, the exhibition the century of jazz in the CCCB (Centre de Cultura Contemporania de Barcelona) in Barcelona. More than 1,000 documents display the relationship between the sound of jazz and the art world in the exhibition curated by art critic Daniel Soutiff. The century of jazz is a chronological sample of the influence of the jazz sound in painting, photography, cinema, literature, graphic design and even cartoons. Attendees can see a total of 150 works of art, audio-visual 80, scores, covers of albums and posters, photographs, books and magazines of this musical phenomenon from its roots in 1917 until the present day. In addition, a large number of jazz concerts be carried out in different areas of the city such as the popular Auditorium of La Pedrera, which will sound from Louis Amstrong or Benny Goodman swing to more contemporary jazz. With reason of the 20th anniversary of the Association of Jazz and modern music of Catalonia different groups of participants also have organized a musical Marathon.

Between September 10 and October 15 jazz lovers have an inescapable meeting every Thursday. A total of six jam sessions between jazz musicians which will climax with a performance by the Nova Jazz Cava de Terrassa. Interested parties may also attend a number of conferences and film screenings (cinema al fresco) in VOSE in which music, and especially jazz, Jazz fans have had a very important role have an appointment with the most important event in recent years in Spain. has the best deals and discounts on hotels in Barcelona as: Silken Ramblas Barcelona 4 * from 97 double room and H10 Montcada 4 * from 89 double room. Original author and source of the article.

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