Now in its 46th year, this iconic jazz festival is back with another stellar lineup. Its reputation for enticing national and international greats and putting on a packed programme of concerts and masterclasses has rightfully earned this annual festival a place on the international jazz scene. The concerts are held in different venues throughout the city from the intimacy of the Harlem Jazz Club to the crowd-drawing Auditori and Palau de la Música.
NOVEMBER & DECEMBER CONCERTS
Arto Lindsay Band. Nov 1st, Luz de Gas.
Chucho Valdés presents Mauricio Vallina. Nov 2nd. Teatre-Auditori Sant Cugat.
Chucho Valdés Monvínic Experience. Nov 3rd. Monvínic.
Chucho Valdés & the Afro-Cuban Messengers. Nov 4th. L'Auditori.
Kenny Barron & Dave Holland. Nov 5th. Barts.
Till April. Nov 5th. Harlem Jazz Club.
Gary Burton Quartet. Nov 6th. L'Auditori.
John Legend. Nov 6th. Auditori del Fòrum.
Bruce James & Bella Black. Nov 6th. Harlem Jazz Club.
Anthus. Nov 7th. Harlem Jazz Club.
Chris Thile & Brad Mehldau. Nov 8th. Teatre-Auditori Sant Cugat.
Gui Guimaraes e Laboratório de Samba. Nov 8th. Harlem Jazz Club.
Mark Turner Quartet. Nov 10th. Conservatori del Liceu.
Paolo Conte. Nov 11th. L'Auditori.
Joe Lovano-Dave Douglas Quintet. Nov 12th. L'Auditori.
Rusty Bluesy Ensemble. Nov 12th. Harlem Jazz Club.
Jazz a la Filmoteca. Nov 12th. Filmoteca.
Martirio y Raúl Rodríguez. Nov 13th. BARTS.
Taylor McFerrin. Nov 13th. Harlem Jazz Club.
Joshua Redman with the Trondheim Jazz Orchestra. Nov 14th. Palau de la Música.
Leslie Helpert Quartet. Nov 14th. Harlem Jazz Club.
Duo Improbabile. Nov 14th. El Born CC (free)
Branford Marsals Quartet. Nov 15th. Palau de la Músic.
Jacky Terrasson-Stéphane Belmondo. Nov 17th. Institut Français.
Medeski-Scofield-Martin-Wood. Nov 18th. BARTS.
Alfredo Rodríguez Invasion Parade. Nov 19th. Conservatori del Liceu.
Francesc Burrull. Nov 19th. Harlem Jazz Club.
Émile Parisien & Vincent Peirani. Nov 20th. Institut Français.
Leila. Nov 20th. Harlem Jazz Club.
Barcelona Jazz Orquestra with Jesse Davis. Nov 20th. L'Auditori.
Joan Chamorro Quartet. Nov 21st. Palau de la Música
David Krakauer's Ancestral Groove. Nov 21st. L'Auditori.
Asíkides. Nov 21st. Harlem Jazz Club.
Cristina Pato with the Orquestra Simfònica del Vallès. Nov 22nd. Palau de la Música.
Torun Eriksen. Nov 22nd. L'Auditori.
Josemi Carmona & Ignasi Terraza. Nov 22nd. Luz de Gas.
Gumbo Jass Band. Nov 24th. Casino de Barcelona.
The Swallow Quintet. Nov 25th. L'Auditori.
Dani de Morón. Nov 26th. Luz de Gas.
C'est Si Bon. Nov 26th. Harlem Jazz Club.
Gianluigi Trovesi & Gianni Coscia. Nov 27th. Luz de Gas.
Marlango & Jacobo Serra. Nov 27th. BARTS.
Moritz Von Oswald & Francesco Tristano. Nov 28th. BARTS.
Gema 4. Nov 28th. Luz de Gas.
Agustí Fernández. Nov 29th. Conservatori del Liceu.
Nit Discordian. Nov 29th. Conservatori del Liceu.
La Locomotora Negra & The Gospel Messengers. Nov 29th. Palau de la Música.
Quico Pi de la Serra. Dec 5th. Harlem Jazz Club.
Georgia Mass Choir. Dec 17th. L'Auditori.
Oct 22nd-November 20th. Conservatori del Liceu.
The Conservatori del Liceu will host 16 masterclasses by some of the musicians playing at this year’s festival, including pianists Kenny Barron, Joachim Kühn and Jacky Terrasson, bassist Dave Holland, and saxophonists Joe Lovano, Rudresh Mahanthappa, Joshua Redman and Mark Turner.
See www.conservatoriliceu.es for more details.