Tips for the weekend from the Guide to the Canaries from November 5 to 7, 2021 – Les Canaries
Saturday November 6, Las Palmas
Have a nice piano day
This Saturday, the “Happy Piano Day” will be celebrated again in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.
The day starts at 12:00 simultaneously at Altavista (plaza de los Juegos Olímpicos de México), La Puntilla (Plaza del Diputado Eduardo Suárez Morales), Plaza de España, the Marquee area of Plaza de Canarias; on Calle Triana at numbers 70 – 72; Plaza Hurtado Mendoza and San Telmo Park
From noon to 7 p.m., with a break from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., eighteen pianists will show their talent alone or as an accompaniment.
This is a very special edition that will also highlight the candidacy of the capital of Gran Canaria as a UNESCO City of Music, the only one of this category in Spain.
Eighteen pianists, alone and accompanied by exceptional musicians, will celebrate next Saturday, November 6, the Piano Festival and the last leg of the journey through Las Palmas de Gran Canaria to be part of the UNESCO Network of Creative Cities.
The musicians will turn on seven stages which, from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. and from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., will host up to 35 musical sessions during which guests such as the timplist Germán López, the voices of María Agostina Arnold, Cristina James or Karina Infante participate. , the trumpeter Judith Martín González or the guitarist Juanjo Santa Ana, as well as the students of Fábrica La Isleta. The eighth step, in te Jardines del Atlántico, next to the Alfredo Kraus Auditorium, will be reserved for a final show which, from 8:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., will be performed by the OFGC Youth Choir conducted by Marcela Garrón and with maestro Nauzet Mederos on the piano, in addition to the interpretation of the prestigious project conducted by Catalan pianist María Parra: María Parra Trío