Tres conciertos solidarios y un escenario: el violinista Linus Roth vuelve a Ibiza con el festival internacional ‘Ibiza Concerts’

Three solidarity concerts and a stage: the violinist Linus Roth returns to Ibiza with the international festival “Ibiza Concerts”

These musical meetings will be held at the Cloister of the Ibiza Town Hall, in Dalt Vila, and part of what is collected will go to our Association

On August 30, the renowned violinist Linus Roth will return to Ibiza to direct the international festival ‘Ibiza Concerts’ which celebrates its second edition in the Cloister of the Dominican Convent of the City of Ibiza, in Dalt Vila, until September 1. This encounter with classical music will be beneficial and will feature three different concerts, on the same stage. Part of the collection of tickets will go to our Association. A festival that will be present in addition to Linus Roth with his violin Stradivarius, other internationally renowned artists such as the Argentine pianist José Gallardo, the Albanian Kosovar guitarist Petrit Ceku or the German cellist Jens-Peter Maintz. The first concert, on August 30, will begin at 9:00 p.m. under the title ‘Spanish Serenade’, a tribute to the classical music of our country. The next day, on August 31, and again at 9:00 p.m., it will be the session’s turn under the title ‘Nicolo Paganni – The Devil’s Violinist’, an evening that will be a tribute to this Italian artist and others Musicians linked to him. Finally, on September 1, this festival will close at the same time with ‘Popular Dances’, where you can listen to tangos and other pieces like ‘the Hungarian dances’ by Johannes Brahms.

The price of tickets will be 20 euros per person and 10 euros for children under 14 years and can already be purchased on the website “We are very grateful to Linus for his support of our Association and for how he values ​​the work we have been doing for the cancer patients of Ibiza and Formentera for 18 years to receive the support they need,” said IFCC President Helen Watson. “For him, the actions we promote for prevention against this disease and for direct help are very important and for us that artists of his level are at our side makes us stronger, in fact his music is really therapeutic,” he concluded.


IFCC, 18 years next to Pitiusas cancer patients

Our Association Ibiza and Formentera Against Cancer, IFCC, is a non-governmental and non-profit organization aimed at the fight against this disease in the Pitiusas. IFCC has been helping cancer patients from the islands of Ibiza and Formentera for 18 years by offering their support to the sick and their families and collaborating with the health services of the Balearic Islands, to promote improvements that have a greater quality of care.

Thus, in recent years our Association has launched different projects such as the acquisition of several vehicles for the Palliative Care Unit of the Can Misses Hospital, the purchase of several equipment aimed at performing colonoscopies at the Formentera Hospital, the financing of the pilot colon cancer screening program of the Health Area of ​​Ibiza and Formentera, the hiring of a physiotherapist for the Lymphedema Unit of the Can Misses Hospital or the elaboration, printing and dissemination of different advice and care guides for cancer patients, among other actions.


Davy Lyons will fill the Teatro de España with folk music in a charity concert in aid of IFCC on June 22

In this recital the young Irish artist will present his new project ‘Evidence’

All that is collected with the sale of tickets, 10 euros per person, will go to the Association Ibiza and Formentera Against Cancer


On June 22, folk music artist Davy Lyons will present his new album ‘Evidence’ in a solidarity concert at the Teatro España, located in the municipality of Santa Eulària des Riu, for the Ibiza and Formentera Association Against Cancer, IFCC.

Davy Lyons will launch in Ibiza the debut of his new album, recorded live in Barcelona with his band formed by Juan Pablo Balcázar on the double bass, Nacho López on the violin and Toni Saigi on the piano. The live music of this artist will come to life from 9:00 p.m. in this event in which he will show his most intimate, intense work, loaded with images and with an important poetic density. According to Davy Lyons himself, “this record breathes the alive and renewed tradition, which is what my songs transmit, to talk about stories of daily life with a ballad style”.

This young artist, of Irish origin and settled in Barcelona, ​​regularly travels from small to the island of Ibiza with his family and in this project, says Lyons, “I wanted to recognize, investigate and reimagine the tradition inherited from my childhood and not do a safe and easy three-minute product. ” ‘Evidence’ is an album that combines Irish popular music with a natural sound, elegant style and more modern forms. In this regard, Lyons wanted to present his new work on the island and stressed that “for our band it is a pleasure to play in Ibiza and do it, in addition, in favor of the IFCC Association, which do a commendable job”.

From IFCC, its president, Helen Watson, stressed that “this unique and intimate event is an unrepeatable musical experience on the island of Ibiza and we can not be more grateful to Davy Lyons and his band for donating the benefits of this concert.” Watson has extended this thanks to the City of Santa Eulària des Riu that gives a space “as incredible as his Theater Spain”. All the proceeds of this musical event, which will last for 90 minutes, will go to the detection and prevention campaigns for skin and prostate cancer that the IFCC Association carries out in the Pitiusas. Tickets can be purchased for 10 euros on the website