Andrea Motis was fifteen when she recorded an album of jazz standards. Now 27, she has since released a number of albums. ‘Emotional Dance’ in 2017 was the first to come out on a major label - Impulse!, an American label which was established in 1960.
Although Majorca's greatest fiestas - for Sant Antoni - are strictly speaking not until 16 and 17 January, they start on Tuesday in Manacor, while on Saturday in Sa Pobla there is the correfoc. Also in Andratx, Binissalem, Muro, Pollensa, Son Servera ... . Pink Floyd tribute in Palma, the outstanding jazz musician Andrea Motis in Sa Pobla, and the first big music party for Sant Sebastià in Palma.
The Pollensa Fair features a look back at tourism in the early years of the "boom"; Muro Fair has its how big is your pumpkin competition; Inca's Night of Fire is on Saturday; the Jazz Voyeur Festival makes a welcome return on Friday - the first concert is Andrea Motis & The Joan Chamorro Quartet; and The Furrow Collective, best band in the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2017, are in Palma on Friday and Sa Pobla on Saturday.