Project's description and mission:
A new benchmark for the city’s classical music scene has emerged from the coming together of the Gran Teatre del Liceu, Ibercamera, L’Auditori and the Palau de la Musica Catalana: Barcelona Obertura Classic and Lyric.
This Barcelona Global initiative aims to put Barcelona’s rich variety of music on the world map and has been created in order to attract music lovers from all around the world to come and enjoy the most exclusive range of music in the superb setting of our city.
We want to identify the main moments of every season with the propose of creating a top-notch programme for classical music lovers.
We want Barcelona, which is already internationally renowned above all for its cuisine, arquitecture, football and climate, to also be recognised for its classical music agenda and the uniqueness of its musical venues.
Proponents Partners or partner and team driver:
President: Ramon Agenjo
Coordinator: Víctor Medem
Barcelona Obertura is a project promoted by Barcelona Global. With the support of Turisme de Barcelona.
The institutions taking part are:
- Gran Teatre del Liceu, with Roger Guasch as Managing Director.
- Ibercamera, with Josep Maria Prat as President.
- L'Auditori, first with Valentí Oviedo and now with Jordi Tort as Manager.
- El Palau de la Música Catalana, with Joan Oller as Manager.