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Kazushi Ono in front of L'Auditori (by P. Cortina)

19 February 2014 10:55 AM

Kazushi Ono will be the main conductor of the Barcelona Symphony and Catalonia National Orchestra

Japanese conductor Kazushi Ono was appointed the next main conductor of the Barcelona Symphony and Catalonia National Orchestra (OBC) taking over from the current conductor Pablo Gonzalez in September 2015. The decision to appoint Ono has...

El Taller de Músics offered a concert at Barcelona's Palau de la Música auditorium (by J. Pérez)

17 February 2014 10:01 PM

El Taller de Músics school celebrates its 35th anniversary at the Palau de la Música

One of Barcelona’s main cultural institutions celebrated its 35th anniversary last weekend. Barcelona’s contemporary music scene of the last 3 decades cannot be understood without El Taller de Músics school. For...

The Münchenbryggeriet building in Stockholm, which hosted the Sónar festival this last weekend (by Sónar)

17 February 2014 07:45 PM

Electronic music Sónar Reykjavik and Stockholm welcome over 12,000 visitors

The international expansion of Barcelona-based festival of electronic music, Sónar, continues. The first edition of Sónar Stockholm and the second edition of Sónar Reykjavik have attracted more than 12,000...

The BBC interviewed Marc Pastor to introduce 'Barcelona Shadows' (by BBC)

12 February 2014 10:09 AM

British critics praise Catalan contemporary writers Marc Pastor and Jordi Puntí

Contemporary Catalan literature is being well received amongst British critics. The BBC recently interviewed Catalan writer Marc Pastor on the hit show ‘Meet the Author’ to introduce the English translation of his novel ‘La...

11 February 2014 06:57 PM

Jaume Cabré’s novel ‘I confess’ to be translated into 20 languages

Jaume Cabré’s latest novel, Jo confesso (‘I confess’), which was recently awarded the Courrier International Prize for ‘Best foreign book’, will be translated into 20 languages. The work...

A picture from 'Aloft' featuring Jennifer Connelly (by Wanda)

06 February 2014 03:32 PM

Catalan co-production 'Aloft' by Claudia Llosa and film on the Roca Chefs, at the 2014 Berlinale

Catalan cinema will once again play a significant part in this year’s prestigious Berlin International Film Festival (Berlinale), with the presentation of two feature films and one short-film. The Catalan co-production...

'Blackbird' with Jordi Bosch was one of the season's successes (by R. Ribas / Teatre Lliure)

05 February 2014 08:37 PM

The Teatre Lliure posts its highest attendance figures in 2013

A total of 92,833 spectators attended the Teatre Lliure during 2013. This is the best figure registered by the Catalan theater venue in its history and led to €1,151,594 in revenue. The occupation rate reaches 73.2%, the same as last...

Nora Navas (left) and Clara Segura (right) (by R. Boucaut & V. Oliveres)

03 February 2014 03:39 PM

Gaudí Awards honour top Catalan films in midst of broadcaster strike

The apocalyptic blockbuster Los Últimos Días (‘The Last Days’) and the intense quasi-documentary La Plaga (‘The Plague’) took home top honours at the Catalan film...

Pixies at the 2010 Primavera Sound (by P. Cortina)

29 January 2014 07:44 PM

Strong international line-up at Barcelona’s 2014 Primavera Sound Festival

The National, Queens of the Stone Age, Mogway, Television, Nine Inch Nails, Kendrick Lamar, Caetano Veloso, Saint Vincent, and Laurent Garnier are amongst the most outstanding artists to have joined the line-up of the 2014 Primavera Sound...

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