The posters of another era, the legendary hanging lamps, the red aura ... in 2018 Apollo turned 75 proud and incredibly well-worn years, but it has never travelled better in time than on the monthly Sundays of Jazz&Swing. That's when the Paral·lel becomes the "Little Italy" of New York and it does’t matter which year the calendar marks. The clock is left in the cloakroom to "hop" (literally) to the 20’s.
The Barcelona Jazz Orchestra, under the baton of Dani Alonso, takes the reins of a session full of class where jazz and bop are as protagonists as the dancers who take the dance floor. The big band plays the swing, the room place the ideal set and the audience decide the dress code: the only rule is to draw back the curtain of time and let the happy 20’s –those of the twentieth century, of course– return to our lives for a few hours.
18:30 - 21:30