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New Year celebrations in Barga

New Year celebrations in Barga

The clock on the Duomo above Barga Vecchia strikes midnight and the celebrations start in earnest for the coming of the new year. Some the revellers had come well prepared with bottles of sparkling wine, spumante and even the odd bottle of champagne spotted this evening but the stars of the show were once again […]

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Electrovisions to play Barga Jazz Club

Electrovisions to play Barga Jazz Club

It has just been announced that the Barga Jazz Club will be open on New Years Eve with a live music line up not to be missed.  Instead of setting up a series of musical events which coincided with people eating their traditional New Year’s Eve meal, the organisers of the club once again this […]

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The Electrovisions Project play BJC

Andrea Guzzoletti’s  project Electrovisions, which we have seen parts of over the last couple of years in various  stages of development once more digitally rocked the house. (Electrovisions in the piazza 2007 | bargajazzclub March 2008 | The Electrovisions Project – Andrea Guzzoletti – tromba/effetti | Simone Venturi – tastiere/effetti | Daniele Pacchini – chitarre […]

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New year celebrations in the Barga Jazz Club

After the very miserable, wet start to celebrations this year (article here)  it came as a cheery surprise winding down from the Duomo through the narrow streets of  Barga Vecchia  to find the  door of the Barga Jazz Club invitingly wide open and some great music streaming out into the street.  It might be damp […]

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Damp New Year celebrations

Once again the weather played an important part in the traditional celebrations here in Barga.  For many years it has been the habit of many Barghigiani  to find themselves standing at the highest point in Barga Vecchia – the Duomo,  with a few minutes to spare to the end of the year. As midnight arrives […]