The Barcelona Jazz Orquestra –Barcelona’s international big band- directed by Dani Alonso, is made up by some of the best jazz specialists in Catalonia. Considered as one of the best big bands in Europe, they regularly perform in prestigious festivals accompanying big names such as Benny Golson, FrankWess, Ann Hampton Callaway and Tony Hadley.
They have recorded with Phil Woods, Nicholas Payton and Jesse Davis as special guests and they are about to release their fourth album -a tribute to Dizzy Gillespie, with the collaboration of Jon Faddis. B.J.O. regularly performs at the legendary Apolo concert hall with a repertoire of jazz and swing that transforms the room known as Paral·lel Savoy in Barcelona.