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A July filled with concerts

This month of July there are many gigs together with Sant Andreu Jazz Band throughout the territory: València, Platja d’Aro, Torreilles (França), Can Franc, Sabadell, Prades, Cervera and Chateauneuf du Faou (France). And in some cases there will be more than one day. As for the other concerts, you will find variations of Andrea Motis & Joan Chamorro, as Quintet, Quartet or Trio (with Josep […]

This June: Festivals, Denmark, Jamboree…

Before getting into this month’s concerts we invite you to enjoy this wonderful version of Billy Holiday’s He’s funny that way. They played it last week for Catalunya Radio, while visiting different media for more music and interviews. And… you will love it :) This month we have gigs at three different festivals: At Festival de Jazz de Sant Pol […]

Introducing Joan Mar Sauqué

On April 17, a concert presentation was held at the Jamboree, in Barcelona, for the latest album of the series Joan Chamorro presents. This is the seventh volume of the collection, and it showcases the work of trumpeter Joan Mar Sauqué. 13 themes that bring us the sound and the possibilities of this young talent from Sant Andreu Jazz […]

May concerts

This month we have more concerts, again: that’s what the good weather brings! You can choose which group or combination you prefer: as a Quartet, as a Quintet, as a trio… with Sant Andreu Jazz Band; at celebrations for grown ups, or celebrations for kids… And we’d like to point to the concert that will take place on May 21, […]

Recording Andrea Motis’ new album for Impulse!

At the end of March we flew again to New York to make another dream come true: to record Andrea Motis’ first album for Impulse!, the legendary jazz record label that grew with John Coltrane’s hits. From March 24 to 30, Andrea and the rest of the Quintet got together at Carriage House Studios with Jay Newland, recording technician, and Brian Bacchus, musical producer, to work on Andrea’s new album, which probably […]

Back from New York: April’s concerts

Last week of March has been specially intense: as we mentioned in our blog, we have been recording our first album for the label Impulse!, and it has been an incredible experience. We’ve lived many stories, and we are truly grateful for all the people who has been around us: from musicians with whom we’ve shared rythms, melodies […]

Jazzing 6, Sant Andreu Jazz Band’s latest album

On the year of their 10th anniversary, 2016, Sant Andreu Jazz Band have just published their latest album, Jazzing 6. It’s divided in two volumes (with a CD + DVD each) where you’ll find live recordings from June 7th to december 19th, 2015. Those two volumes contain, in total, 20 original arrangements by Alfons Carrascosa, Joan Monné and Sergi Vergés, written specially for the band, and the collaboration […]

March concerts and New York

It’s march already. This month you can see Andrea Motis and Joan Chamorro play in a wide range of bands as well as in many different places. There are 3 concerts with Sant Andreu Jazz Band, and we would like to highlight the ones that are in festivals: on March 5th at the Festival de Jazz de Terrassa, and on the 18th […]

February’s concerts 2016

There are only a few concerts this month, because Andrea Motis and Joan Chamorro are very busy rehearsing and preparing next month’s trip to New York, where they’ll be recording a new album for the famous label Impulse. Anyway, they will be playing 2 concerts at Jamboree, on the 20 and 21, with the quintet and saxophonist Perico […]

New vinyl editions

We are very glad to announce that, after a long and delicate process, we have vinyl editions of two of our albums: our beloved Feeling Good and our last published work, Live at Palau de la Música (amb l’Orquestra Simfònica del Vallès). And we have also prepared a pack with both vinyls. These editions are a little bit different from their […]