Jorge Pardo and Toni Cuenca present a symphonic format with the Municipal Music Band of Alcúdia and Toni Cuenca Trio, along with Jorge Pardo. They will present some outstanding compositions of jazz with flamenco roots, and classical jazz.
J. Pardo's ability to fuse flamenco with jazz has taken him to the most important venues with the most sought-after musicians of the current jazz scene. Chick Corea, Jean Luc Vallet, Camarón de la Isla or Paco de Lucía are some of the geniuses with whom this great musician has collaborated. With this concert, the BMMA celebrates the 30th anniversary of its foundation.
Price: € 15 advance, € 18 at the box office
Duration: 70 minutes
Pere Bujosa is a young Mallorcan musician (Palma, 1992). While living in Barcelona, he studied Modern Music and Jazz at the Liceu Conservatory. There he was the student of some of the most credible local musicians, such as H. Fumero, D. Mengual, Marc Miralta, Gary Willis and Llibert Fortuny, and he attended master classes of artists such as Richard Bona, Chucho Valdés and Kenny Barron.
He currently resides in Amsterdam and leads the Pere Bujosa Group, with whom he has just released the Who's Holland album. His music is based on contemporary jazz with Funk, Rock, Free Jazz or Psychodelia added in. He is also inspired by alternative rock groups such as Radiohead or Nirvana.
Gianni Gagliardi, saxophone; Tomàs Fosch, piano; Take Garcias, trombone; Pere Bujosa, double bass and composition; Teo Salvà, drums.
Pujada al Lluc, from towns across the north all the way to Lluc.
In Pollensa: Meet at football pitch Can Escarrintxo, 2.30am
In Alcudia: bus leaves at bus station in the Port at 2.15am, from the Old Town at 2.30am to leave for the Inca start point
Buger: Meet at the Plaza de la Constitucio at 3.30am
Campanet: Meet at the Plaza Major at 4am
Santa Margalida & Can Picafort: meet at the Plaza de la Villa at midnight for the bus to Inca
Here's the full list:
Alcudia, Agost a la Fresca 2018, Festa de ses Llanternes a children’s parade through the Old Town, with the children carrying the lanterns they have made from watermelons, melons, pumpkins etc. To find out how to make one visit www.saraualcudienc.cat. Parade leaves from the townhall at 9pm
Alcudia, Agost a la Fresca 2018, Ball a la Fresca, dancing outside along the Passeig Marítim, from 9pm, free
Alcudia, Agost a la Fresca 2018, The VI Clarinet Festival, Chamber music at the Porta des Moll, which will link to the Festa de ses Llanternes. Porta des Moll at 8pm
Alcudia, Agost a la Fresca 2018, ‘Faula’ a concert featuring rock groups, d’ORA and Siberian Escape. From the idea that music is the people with whom we share it and the moments that occur, Faula (2018) is born, the recording of an EP that aims to be a collaborative artistic project. In it, Siberian Escape and ORA have joined together to set up an alternative rock concert that aims to transcend the basic idea of recording a disc with two-band songs. at the Pont de la Vila Roja.
Alcudia, Agost a la Fresca 2018, Ball a la Fresca, dancing outside along the Passeig de Pere Ventanyol, from 9pm, free
Alcudia, Agost a la Fresca 2018, XXX Mostra de Teatre: “Elpis, la dona del nauta” At the end of the 6th century BC, a ship from the Greek city of Focea was wrecked in a cove on the northern coast of the island of Kromyussa, in the Gimnesia mayor (name given by the ancient Greeks to the island of Mallorca). It was a large ship, which probably traded between Massalia (now Marseille) and Emporion (Ampurias) to Magna Grecia.
Francesca Palou is the author and director of Elpis, la dona del nauta, the probable story of a woman who awaits the return of her husband. 10pm at the Roman Theatre of Pollentia
11.30am, parade of the Municipal Band of Alcudia, leaves from the Porta de Mallorca
12pm, Celebration of Sant Jaume at the Church of Sant Jaume
12.45pm, special service to mark the Adopted Son of Alcudia: Senor Bartomeu Catala i Barcelo, founder and president of Projecte Home Balears, at the Townhall
1.15pm, traditional refreshment in the sala at the Townhall
10.30pm, Performance by the Municipal Band of Alcudia, who will play music from the Film Gladiator and from the Japanese animation Studio Ghibli, directed by Jaume Garcia, at the passeig Mare de Deu de la Victora
8pm, Alcudia d’Altre Temps, A look at Alcudia of olden times. Take a guided tour of the Old Town that highlights shops, houses, and establishments that represent the past and made Alcudia what it is today. Leaves from the Townhall
9pm, Tapas at the Plaza Carles V
10pm, verbena – dance party – with local groups Torrofort, Ses Bubotes and Without Strings, along the passeig Mare de Deu de la Victora
Alcudia: Music Festival: Second Life Fest, headed by electropop group Dorian who will perform their latest album ‘Universal Justice’. Other bands include pop-rock group Isla Iglu who are continuing their tour around Spain. Two of the best national DJs, DJ Legoteque & Viktor Ollé (BCN) will play the Main Stage. To close the day are local DJs from Lokita, Miama Beach Club and Elephank playing on El Patio. Food available from Food Truck Teleca. Door opens at 8pm, finishes at 6am. At the Bull Ring in Alcudia, €15/€20/€25 tickets available across Mallorca in Pollensa 1551, Norai, Francina’s Store, in Alcudia the Auditorium, Miama, La Cabaña
Events in pools and on the beach in different towns in Mallorca. In the north there will be activities on the beach in Puerto Alcudia, by Sunwing Hotel from 10am-2pm; on the Casestes d’es Capellans beach in Playa de Muro, 10am-2pm; at the Municipal Pool in Sa Pobla, 10am-1.30pm