The Voll-Damm International Jazz Festival returns to Barcelona in its 47th edition with more jazz than ever.As of September 26th, Barcelona will become the international capital of the jazz world music scene.
Voll – Damm International Jazz Festival Barcelona
Founded in 1966, the International Jazz Festival of Barcelona has managed to be a very important item on the world music calendar. The personalities and most important artists of the jazz world come at the Voll-Damm International Jazz Festival of Barcelona with the intention to promote and express their love and passion for Jazz music.
The Palau de la Música Catalana hosted the first concert of the International Jazz Festival of Barcelona in November 1966. The pianist Dace Brubeck and his quartet delighted the audience with their music, made their mark and established a brand that endures over the years of the festival’s history.
Since then, Barcelona has remained true to this important event offering the audience the strength and magic of jazz.In the musical program of the Voll-Damm International Jazz Festival of Barcelona famous names are participating, like Dexter Gordon, Count Basie, Miles Davis, Sony Rollins, Kimmy Smith and many others.
Since 1989, Barcelona took the reins of the project and is responsible for promoting and organizing the festival. In addition, to complement the musical program during the past editions the city decided to hold parallel activities such conferences, film screenings and even exhibitions all around the world of Jazz.
As an important finding of the latest editions we can note that the Voll-Damm brand became the main sponsor of the festival in 2002. Hence its current name.
Enjoy the best International Jazz Festival
The Voll-Damm International Jazz Festival Barcelona begins on September 26 with a wide musical range with such illustrious jazz music names as Diana Krall or Txarango.
The concerts are scheduled in the most iconic places of the city and you need to buy tickets for each event. You have to go quickly to buy your tickets as due to the success of the festival, they sell out quickly.
Here’s the link to get tickets for the Voll – Damm International Jazz Festival Barcelona. Hurry up!
And so you don’t miss anything and you know all the details of the festival, here you can see all the full program.