Tag Archives: Music

Music for your eyes

16 Oct copyright: Lisette van de Graaf
copyright: Lisette van de Graaf

A tooting horn and a drink on ice – Carrer de la Mercé

From dusty blinds and a rusty door, I bring you music for your eyes. Drink it in and let is soothe your soul while you imagine the tunes to go with the images…

copyright: Lisette van de Graaf

Soulful recordings – Carrer d’Ataulf

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Mercé moments

25 Sep

We’ve just had a long weekend, celebrating Barcelona’s patron saint, La Mercè, with concerts, light shows, parades, lots of firework, open doors, food, castellers, and much more. I thought I’d share some of the images with you, in a series of short posts in gallery format, and I hope you like them!

These were taken on Friday night, while watching the Orquestra àrab de Barcelona on the square in front of the cathedral – the concert was very good, but if possible, the people watching was even better! I don’t think I have ever seen men shaking their hips and arms with such verve!

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Have a Sónar Weekend!

17 Jun copyright: Lisette van de Graaf
copyright: Lisette van de Graaf

Carrer Notariat

Hey, where did those stalls come from at the end of my street? Ah, of course! It’s Sónartime!!  Every year, during the second half of the month of June, a cheerful Sónar vibe takes over the neighborhood for a couple of days…

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