LA CALA DE MIJAS will welcome the Salida del Sol II Festival which will run from next Monday for seven nights at the Avanto Beach Restaurant.
This promises to be a celebration of music, arts and food with the added bonus of direct contact with the musicians and artistswhose work will be on display.
The festival will consist of seven concerts over seven nights with renowned international musicians coming from across the globe. The Costa del Sols finest local acts will be joined by a gallery of visual and performing artists from around the world in a cauldron of creativity.
The art event is open from 10am to 6pm and is free of charge with a number of the artists being present in order to talk about their passion, techniques and drives.
Each night will herald a different concept, exploring both the traditional and contemporary through audible and visual artistry, and a uniquely designed tapas menu will complement the evening.
Monday: Grand Opening Soiree with Atlantic Folk Trio
Tuesday: David Lau Magnussen pianist
Wednesday: Justin Kangmin Kim a contra tenor
Thursday: Marisol Lee solo violinist
Friday: Jacob Shaw cello and David Lau Magnussen piano
Saturday:Trio del Sol a piano trio
Sunday: Closing Festival Soiree featuring the festival participants and the International Music Society.
This is a new concept in Spain and if successful it will be repeated on an annual basis.
Organised by Project Music Management, a percentage of every ticket sold will be donated to the CUDECA Hospices.
The nightly schedule
8pm Arrival, cocktail and view art exhibition
8.30 pm Meet on the terrace
9pm First half of performance
9.30pm Drinks and Canapés on the terrace
10pm – Second half of performance
10.45pm Performance ends with a chance to meet the artists at the bar
One day ticket €25
Seven nights pass €160
There are a number of discounts for parties and families, details of all of these and ticket purchase can be obtained by emailing [email protected]