CALIMA was created in 2004 in Barcelona by members and musicians of different countries, cultures and ethnicities. Its founder, Juanlu 'El Canijo' was also co-founder and member of Ojos de Brujo before embarking on this project, which he is at the forefront of as bassist, artistic director and producer. With the first album the band won the Latin Grammy nomination for best flamenco album, and since then they have continued to play in national and international festivals. This year they are presenting their fourth project Lumbre ... Canciones de carromato, an album created by flamencos, gypsies, jazzys, Balkans, Mediterraneans, rumberos, poets and madmen.
The Mercat de Música Viva de Vic is preparing its 32nd edition with performances and digital content as its professional activity.Due to the crisis generated by COVID-19, the professional activities of the Market will be offered online in a very special way. There will also be face-to-face concerts, which will be adapted to the re-opening phase in force in September.