Jazz al Castell 2017

Hotel Castell d’Empordà presents: The 2017 Jazz al Castell. An experience that will please all of your senses, as we invite you to enjoy our surroundings, unwind and relax while enjoying the sunset, a delicious dinner or a refreshing drink, all accompanied by groovy jazz music.

There is live music on Thursdays and DJ Sessions on Sundays with some of the best Catalan artists that will transform your summer afternoons into fresh, exciting and rhythmical experiences.

Enjoy the Jazz at the castle that offers the best sunsets of the Costa Brava!

Desiree Diouf Trio – DJF

Drac Restaurant

Desiree Diouf is one of the most powerful and seductive voices of Black Music.

Be wowed with performances of Soul and Jazz. Desiree brings interpretations of self-written songs, with explosive yet elegant tunes full of rhythm.

Jazz Trio: Desiree Diouf (vocal) – Oriol Riart (guitar) – Vasili Kandinski (bass)

DJF: Desiree Diouf (vocal) – Fede Rimini (keyboards) – Jefferson Otto (drums)

Daphne Group

Drac Restaurant

 This quartet from Barcelona ​​presents a combination of swing and gypsy jazz. Their musical creations ensure an exciting vibe, perfect for great summer nights.

Marta Sierra (violin) – Oriol Barberà (guitar) – Àlex Molas (bass) – Laurent Bozzetto (guitar)


Drac Restaurant

Lessus is a musical project of three devoted musicians from Barcelona. They bring some of the most exciting sounds of Soul and Groove. In addition, music lovers can enjoy a combination funk and electro rhythms.

Lessus (voice) – Tito Bonacera (bass, keyboards and sampler) – Caspar St Charles (drums)

Harry de Winter

Drac Restaurant

Harry de Winter is a Dutch musician who has demonstrated mastering skills of music and rhythms on several large live concerts. De Winter is known for throwing the popular 40UP dance parties, and on August 19th, he will bring his DJ skills to the table at Castell d’Empordà.

DJ Monsieur Charles

Tres Margarit Restaurant

This is the alter ego of Carles Alonso, a passionate music lover. His creations will introduce you to the sounds of Jazz, Soul, Funk, Hip-Hop, Bogaloo and Disco. But above all, Monsieur Charles will look after your stunning rhythmic evening.

The line up

When it happens


Live music – 9.30 pm – Drac Restaurant
DJ – 7 pm – Tres Margarit Restaurant

Sunday July 2DJ Monsieur Charles
Thursday July 6Desiree Diouf Trio Jazz
Sunday July 9DJ Monsieur Charles
Thursday July 13Daphne Group
Sunday July 16DJ Monsieur Charles
Thursday July 20Lessus
Thursday July 27Daphne Group
Sunday July 30DJ Monsieur Charles


Live music – 9.30 pm – Drac Restaurant
DJ – 7 pm – Tres Margarit Restaurant

Thursday August 3Desiree Diouf Trio Soul
Sunday August 6DJ Monsieur Charles
Thursday August 10Lessus
Sunday August 13DJ Monsieur Charles
Thursday August 17Desiree Diouf Trio Soul
Saturday August 19Harry de Winter
Sunday August 20DJ Monsieur Charles
Thursday August 24 Desiree Diouf Trio Jazz
Monday August 28DJ Monsieur Charles
Thursday August 31Desiree Diouf Trio Soul

The venues

Where it happens

Tres Margarit

Enjoy the stunning views of Tres Margarit Restaurant and Terrace, featuring a breezy vibe and easygoing yet beautifully crafted dishes.

Drac Restaurant

Discover Drac Restaurant’s ingenious gastronomic creations, all inspired by local classics and composed with the best ingredients of the region.

Summer Jazz Menu

Chef Robin Blaauw has created a Summer Jazz Menu made with flavorful local ingredients, because good music needs to be accompanied with good food.

Hotel Castell d'Empordà