Created on Saturday, 19 October 2013 09:02
"Illusionary Rhythms" (JazzGranollers Records, 2013), Joan Vidal Sextet's new album is now on Spotify and Itunes.This is the second album by the sextet, which arrives after "Deptford Suite" (Quadrant Records, 2012), an album nominated by the AMJM for "Best Catalan CD of 2012". To listen to the album on Spotify, clic here.
Created on Thursday, 17 October 2013 09:02
The Cor Infantil Amics de la Unió sang "Hoquetus" by Joan Vidal at the Let the Peoples Sing competition organised by the European Broadcasting Union at the Philharmonie Luxembourg. The choir, which attended the competition representing the Catalan National Radio, won the prize to the best young choir in Europe as well as the Silver Rose Bowl, a trophee given to the best choir of the whole contest and therefore, the best amateur choir in Europe. The Cor Infantil Amics de la Unió san...
Created on Wednesday, 21 August 2013 09:02
"Illusionary Rhythms" (JazzGranollers Records, 2013), the new album by Joan Vidal Sextet will be presented at the Jamboree Jazz Club in Barcelona on the 3rd and 24th of September. The band will combine the presentation of the new music with music from its first album "Deptford Suite" (Quadrant Records, 2011).Tuesday 3rd Sept: 8pm - Deptford Suite / 10pm - Illusionary RhythmsTuesday 24th Sept: 8pm - llusionary Rhythms / 10pm - Deptford SuiteMore info and ticket sales here
Created on Monday, 08 July 2013 09:02
Joan Vidal Sextet will release a new album this september: "Illusionary Rhythms", a recording published by JazzGranollers Records sponsored by OSIC (Catalan Government). The CD is a personal review of György Ligeti's musical universe from a jazz point of view. Music inspired not only by Ligeti's work but also by compositions by Bartók, Nancarrow or Ockeghem. For more info on the project clic here.