has already become a t important for locals and visitors to the area: the first weekend of February, Valparaíso becomes scene of Rockódromo, public popular music festival organized by the Ministry of culture, arts and heritage, through schools Rock and Popular music. From early morning contest kicks off with four days of concerts, 100 artists and programming with entry released to their activities.
Night on the balcony the first stop is on Thursday, January 31 at noon at the Plaza of the Florida Hill with a session of music and poetry to Buenos Aires band eight balls, preparing a special meeting to touch his album «Genius & figure» based on poems by Pablo de Rokha 50 years after the departure of the poet of Licantén. Later, at 21.00 hours the appointment is in Plaza Aníbal Pinto for a new edition of the traditional night at Los Balcones, which meet in the heights to Camila Moreno, Álvaro Henríquez key soloist and Nadran, young bet from conception of school of Rock with an overture in homage to Lucho Gatica headed by the Buenos Aires cuequera and living human treasure, Lucy Briceño.
Friday 1 February will be devoted to meetings, business conferences, talks and lectures, in a programming gathered under the title of Rockodromo industry. The activities will take place in El Internado (Dimalow 167, Valparaiso) from 9.30 hours (pre-registration required) and will run until Saturday in this enclosure. In addition, the days Saturday 2 and Sunday 3, adds more programming industry in one of the tents that will be located in the Park Alejo neighborhoods, with presence of associations of musicians, guests and international programmers in the industry. There will also be a night program showcases the days Friday 1st and Saturday, February 2 at the scenes of the classic pub the egg in Valparaiso (entrance free, requires prior removal).
The weekend (Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 February) the party moves to Park Alexios Barrios – on one side of the stadium Elias Figueroa Brander – with five scenarios running in parallel: Guaguodromo, Winnipeg, Andes, Pacific and Rockodromo industry. About these circulate soloists and bands such as Francisca Valenzuela, Santaferia, Neiraby, Javiera Mena, back, Adelaide, the Cracks of the port, Joe Vasconcellos, Congress, Rubio, Gianluca, Inti-Illimani, synergy, Fernando Milagros, how to kill Philip; In addition to emerging musicians from the training processes of Rock and Popular music schools throughout the country.
In addition, until Sunday March 3 will be available in the center of Extension of the Ministry of cultures, Centex (Sotomayor 233, Valparaiso) a photographic exhibition that recovers the memory of 15 years of the Rockodromo festival.
The entrance for all scenarios and activities is released. The showcases, to unfold in a space with limited capacity, will require the removal of invitations at the Inn of care of the building of the Ministry of cultures, until units.
More information and programming per day in escuelasderock.cultura.gob.cl. Through this page and the fanpage on Facebook from school of Rock you can connect with the streaming of the festival, which will be broadcast the night in Los Balcones and the presentations of the Andes and Pacific Park Alejo neighborhoods scenarios on 2 and 3 February.