Magazine
16/04/2019

Feel the music at the Terrassa Jazz Festival

The Terrassa Jazz Festival is held annually, during the month of March, since 1982. It is a great musical event, focused on jazz, which has performances in different areas of the city and the presence of local and international musicians.

Three weeks in which the city is filled with music with about 60 concerts and activities. The performances take place mainly at the Nova Jazz Cava and the Cultural Center, although there are also free outdoor performances at the Plaça Vella, the Plaça de Catalunya and the Parc de Vallparadís, where the Pícnic Jazz is celebrated.

Specifically, the Picnic Jazz has become one of the most participatory activities of the festival. An event that features musical performances, food trucks, gastronomic proposals, cocktails, fair and an enviable environment. The Parc de Vallparadís, very close to the rental homes of BeCorp · Terrassa, is the large green space that serves as the stage.

During the festival, all kinds of activities are held: golf sessions, jam sessions, exhibitions, debates, cinema, competitions, gastronomic routes, swing stage … A whole cultural world that aims to open the genre of jazz to the general public by making them participants.

In 2019, the Terrassa Jazz Festival featured great jazz figures and visionary teachers. Among them, said Kenny Barron, an ace of the piano who presented his new album. Other musicians present were David Murray, Ernie Watts, Terri Lyne Carrington, Danilo Pérez, John Patitucci or Youn Sun Nah.

The news of the Catalan scene of this genre also gave rhythm to the festival with the performances of Big Mama, Dani Nel·lo, WOM’s Collective, Meritxell Nedderman or Laura Simó, among others.

In total, 240 musicians performed in Terrassa between concerts and parallel activities.

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