PUJOL SYMPOSIUM 2020 | Tribute with covid restrictions on the 40th death Anniversary of the great master
With the “Salvemlacultura” hastag, the Garrigues Regional Council has presented the 9th edition of the Garrigues Guitarfest Memorial Emili Pujol
This year the Symposium, with restrictions due to covid-19, commemorates its 40th anniversary with two concerts
On the 40th Anniversary of maestro Emili Pujol, the Symposium has only been able to pay tribute with two concerts due to the health restrictions in the face of the covid-19 pandemic, and one of them has already been canceled due to the perimeter restrictions required in the Segrià territory. due to the high incidence of infections. This is the concert that would take place in the Sant Salvador de Torrebesses Church, where the virtuoso Catalan guitarist Izan Rubio would have performed a repertoire of the master Pujol and his contemporaries.
Instead, the Church of Santa María de Gràcia de la Granadella hosted the Tente en el aire concert, which with the title Emili Pujol and the Vivaldi concert, the public was able to enjoy a day of safety distancing with a mask and the hand washing with hydroalcoholic gel, as established by the regulations.
The performance of Tente en el Aire has also marked the starting signal for the ninth edition of the Garrigues Guitar Festival, whose line-up this year will be made up of local artists with the hashtag #Salvemlacultura.