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    barSWINGona 2018

    20th edition
    Barcelona, March 29th – April 2nd
    barSWINGona WEEK: Swing parties EVERY DAY starting on March 24th

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    barSWINGona 2018

    20th edition
    Barcelona, March 29th – April 2nd
    barSWINGona WEEK: Swing parties EVERY DAY starting on March 24th

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    barSWINGona 2018

    20th edition
    Barcelona, March 29th – April 2nd
    barSWINGona WEEK: Swing parties EVERY DAY starting on March 24th

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    barSWINGona 2018

    20th edition
    Barcelona, March 29th – April 2nd
    barSWINGona WEEK: Swing parties EVERY DAY starting on March 24th

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    barSWINGona 2018

    20th edition
    Barcelona, March 29th – April 2nd
    barSWINGona WEEK: Swing parties EVERY DAY starting on March 24th

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    barSWINGona 2018

    20th edition
    Barcelona, March 29th – April 2nd
    barSWINGona WEEK: Swing parties EVERY DAY starting on March 24th

Last News

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Jan 19th: Teacher’s Announcement


Full passes registration will open on the January 20th once the Dance Masters are confirmed.


Jan 15th: Fun passes registration is open!


Jan 15th: The festival teaser video is launched! 


Jan 1st: Main bands announced.


Dec 15th: Main activities announced.


May 1st: Important dates announced.

The 2018 teaser

DANCE MASTERS

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Isabella Gregorio & Pontus Persson

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Watch them dancing. WOOOW!!! > Isabella & Pontus

Carole Martins & Thomas Blacharz

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Get inspired!!! > Carole & Thomas

Ali Taghavi & Claudia Fonte

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Watch them dancing > Claudia & Ali 

And more to come…

BANDS

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Juli Aymí

barSWINGona Musical Master

Juli is the Musical Master of barSWINGona festival for several years now. Juli Aymí is a true musical man: formed as musican since his childhood, this huge clarinetist has been playing, composing and leading the most popular bands of the swing scene in Barcelona. From there, he has been hired in many swing dance festivals….

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Professor Cunningham and His Old School

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  • ADRIAN CUNNINGHAM – vocals, clarinet, sax
  • JOE BOGA – trumpet
  • JOHN MERRILL – guitar
  • JIM ROBERSTSON – bass
  • MARTÍ ELIES – drums
  • DANI ALONSO – trombone

 

This popular New York based band performs the most swinging and grooving repetoire deeply steeped in the New Orleans tradition; from early jazz to early R&B in the aesthetic of Sidney Bechet, Fats Waller, Professor Longhair and even Fats Domino!

Formed 2 years ago by in-demand reedman and vocalist Adrian Cunningham – Australian native based in NYC, – Professor Cunningham and His Old School jazz band consists of some of the most energetic and accomplished musicians on the New York scene.

 

More info. at www.professorcunninghamjazz.com

Doc Scanlon’s International All Stars

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  • Doc Scanlon – bass, volcals
  • Juli Aymí – clarinet
  • Oscar Font – tombone
  • Mikha Violin – guitar
  • Jay Wallis – trumpet
  • Martí Elias – drums
  • Bernat Font – piano
  • (to be announced) – vocals

 

More info. at FB/docscanlonsinternationalallstars

Bumpy Roof Band

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  • Juli Aymí – clarinet,voice
  • Julien Silvand – trumpet, voice
  • Josep Tutusaus – trombon
  • Kike Angulo – guitar
  • Queralt Camps – bass
  • Martí Elias – drums

More info. at soi-meme-productions 

Atomic Swing Five

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  • Agustí Burriel – vocal and guitar
  • Bernat Font – piano
  • Queralt Camps – bass
  • Pol Prats – saxo
  • Martí Elias – drums

Swing can be good for dancing and/or for listening, for having fun and/or get excited. It can be a music impregned by blues or turn towards bebop. This versatile but always recognizable music style gathers together the members of Atomic Swing Five named after the legendary Count Basie record. It is a  formation leaded by the renowned, all-roads, powerfull and mellow singer Agustí Burriel sorrounded by 4 young yet solid musicians from the Barcelona classic jazz scene.

More info. at FB/ AtomicSwingFive

DJ’S

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Lluís Vila

barSWINGona organizer since 1998 Read More

CALL for DJs

  • Are you an Experienced swing DJ ?
  • Are you good enough to face the challenge of satisfying a high standards audience such as the barSWINGona users ?
  • Are you interested in DJ one or several 45min slots during barSWINGona parties ?

If you answered yes to all the questions above, then please check the DJ terms and fill the following DJ Application Form (open on Monday, January 8th) and, in case we need you, you’ll hear from me.

Kisses,

Lluís.

TROUPES

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Lluís

Coordinator

Since 1998 organizing barSWINGona.

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CALL for TROUPES to enter the “Troupes Challenge”

  • Are you member of a Dancing Troupe (aka Performing Team) ?
  • Do you think your troupe would be interested in entering the Troupes Challenge where we’ll ass the Master as well as the Audience to choose their favorite performace.

If you answered yes to all the questions above, you might be interested in knowing that:

  • Registering for the competition is free.
  • The ticket to get into the Party is also free.
  • You’ll have facilities for preparing, rehearsing (the main ballroom), changing and getting ready.
  • Your showcase will be scheduled for performing at showtime (0:00) in either Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday evening or Monday morning.

If your troupe is interested in entering a TROUPES Challenge please fill the following BSF’18 Troupes Application Form and, in case we need you, you’ll hear from me.

Find here the TROUPES APROVED (Coming soon)

COMPETITIONS

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Xenia

Competitions and Shops Coordinator Read More

CALL for Competitors

  • Do you like to compete ?
  • Are you good enough to face the barSWINGona audience in the Casino ballroom ?
  • Are eager for fame and nice prizes ?

 

If you answered yes to all the questions above, you might be interested in entering the barSWINGona Jack&Jill contests: 

  • J&J Amateur (Thursday)
  • J&J Pro (Friday)
  • Strictly (Saturday)
  • J&J Masters (Sunday)

 

Find here the registation from ( open on Monday, January 8th)

Kisses,

Xenia.

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