Etiqueta 'Balearic Symphony Orchestra'


What's on in Majorca: 10-16 December

A whole load of Christmas markets and concerts across the island. Among the highlights - the Balearic Symphony Orchestra and children's choirs on Thursday and the Teatre Principal children and adult choirs on Saturday. Swedish school children's choir at the Cathedral for Santa Lucia (Thursday). A Russian Christmas at Palma Auditorium (Saturday). "A Christmas Carol" (with carol singing) also at the auditorium - and in English.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter09/12/2018 16:55


What's on in Majorca: 9-15 July

Virgen del Carmen Fiestas - demons' correfocs in Es Capdella and Puerto Pollensa at the weekend; in Puerto Andratx on Friday. Petra's almond shells and water fight for Santa Praxedis on Saturday. The Balearic Symphony Orchestra at Bellver Castle on Thursday with Majorcan violin soloist Francisco García Fullana. Valldemossa's Artdemossa all day on Saturday.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter08/07/2018 00:00


What's on in Majorca: 26 March-1 April

Listing of times for processions on Holy Thursday, Good Friday and Easter Sunday. Balearic Symphony Orchestra special benefit concert at the Cathedral on Monday. The Other Side Pink Floyd tribute at Palma's Trui Theatre on Saturday.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter25/03/2018 00:00


What's on in Majorca: 20-25 February

The funfair returns to Palma on Saturday. The Fira del Ram Easter fair, which will last until 15 April, is at the Son Fusteret showground. Carl Orff's "Carmina Burana" features an array of choirs plus musicians and soloists; it's at the Palacio de Congresos in Palma on Friday. The Lluc Naturesport fair is on Sunday.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter19/02/2018 00:00


What's on in Majorca: 13-18 February

The final acts for Carnival are on Tuesday. The burial (and/or burning) of the sardine marks the end of Carnival and the start of Lent. The most famous of these burials is in Portol, Marratxi. Otherwise ... the Balearic Symphony Orchestra continues its season with a Thursday programme that includes Mussorgsky's "Pictures at an Exhibition". Brothers in Band, the Dire Straits tribute, is at Palma's auditorium on Saturday.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter11/02/2018 00:00


What's on in Majorca: 6-11 February

Carnival and more Carnival this week. Most parades are on Saturday. Palma's Rueta children's parade and main Rua are both on Sunday. Arcadi Volodos, Russian piano great at Palma auditorium on Tuesday. The Balearic Symphony Orchestra with Bach's Mass in B Minor on Friday.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter04/02/2018 00:00


What's on in Majorca: 22-28 January

After all the mayhem of the Sant Antoni and Sant Sebastià fiestas, Majorca draws breath for once. A quiet week, though it won't be quiet at Palma's auditorium on Saturday where the staggering Symphonic Rhapsody of Queen is one of the week's highlights.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter21/01/2018 00:00


What's on in Majorca: 4-10 December

Christmas markets and fairs in Alcudia, Cala Millor, Felanitx, Palma, Santa Ponsa, Soller and more. Alternatilla Jazz concerts in Palma, Pollensa, Sa Pobla and Sant Llorenç. Balearic Symphony Orchestra in Palma on Thursday. Circus and Christmas shows.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter03/12/2017 00:00



What's on in Majorca: 30 October-5 November

Inca's third fair at the weekend, loosely with an art theme but also with a mediaeval market, vegan fair, and a circus fire spectacular; Marratxi's fair on Sunday - local/ecological products plus music, giants, food trucks; Bonfire Night in Magalluf and in Crestatx (Sa Pobla); horror night in Pollensa for Halloween; the Balearic Symphony Orchestra in Manacor on Friday; Alcudia's Long Course Weekend triathlon.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter31/10/2017 00:00


What's on in Majorca: 18-22 October

A big week for fairs. Inca has its first fair, this one devoted to the land; it's the Felanitx "pebre bord" paprika fair, and the Campos one for sobrassadas and other pig products; Consell features a wine fair for the first time; and Santanyi has a demons fire-run on Saturday night. The Balearic Symphony Orchestra's new season starts. There are two days of vinyl and memorabilia plus a lot of live music at Palma Arena, and on Saturday evening it is the procession in Palma for La Beata.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter16/10/2017 00:00


A group to take you on a jazz journey

British musician and member of the Balearic Symphony Orchestra Phil Dawson talks about his new adventure in jazz.

Humphrey Carter14/05/2017 00:00



What's on in Majorca: 20-26 March

The Son Ferriol (Palma) fair on Sunday. Abba - Dancing Queen show at Palma's auditorium on Friday, and "Cinderella" on Saturday and Sunday (also at the auditorium).

Andrew Ede19/03/2017 00:00



What's on in Majorca: 13-19 March

It's Saint Paddy's Day on Friday, but Santa Ponsa will be waiting until Sunday for the celebrations. On the day itself, Shamrock on Palma's Paseo Marítimo has a night of Irish music (and some which isn't). The Balearic Symphony Orchestra season at Palma's auditorium continues this Thursday with a performance of Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No. 3, considered to be one of the most technically challenging concertos of them all.

Andrew Ede12/03/2017 00:00


What's on in Majorca: 13-19 February

The Lebanese violinist Ara Malikian is now playing three dates at the Trui Theatre - Thursday and Sunday are not sold out; Brothers in Band (Dire Straits tribute) are at the auditorium on Saturday; and Tomeu Penya continues his intimate acoustic tour with two dates in Sa Pobla at the weekend.

Andrew Ede12/02/2017 00:00