Brahms & Falla

Brahms & Falla

The  VI Season will start on October 2020  with two concerts conducted by Carlos Checa and two masterpieces; the Symphony No. 3 in F major Op. 90 by Johanes Brahms and Suite No. 2 of “The Three-Cornered Hat” by Manuel de Falla.

Sunday  11 Oct, Centre Cívic La Sedeta, 18.30h
Monday 12th Oct , Sta. María de Gràcia  Church 19h

We wait for you !



VI SEASON 2020-2021

Violi, Viola, Doble bass, Basson, Horn, Trombone

Auditions  Season 20/21, with at least six different symphonic programs, as well as concerts in the Auditorium of Barcelona, ​​Palau de la Música Catalana among others.


  • Students of all nationalities can apply to take part in the JOSB.
  • Students must be aged from 16.
  • Students must study  upper intermediate or advanced level  of  instrument


Applicants must complete and submit the application formonline including:

  • Personal details
  • Brief CV specifying level and qualifications*
  • Excerpt to be interpreted when auditioning


Auditions will be held  in La Sedeta, C/ Sicília 321, Barcelona   view mapa

After submitting the online application form, applicants will be sent an email with their scheduled audition date and time. On audition day they must present:

  • Copy of Census certificate and certificate of residence or DNI.
  • Copy of audition excerpt of your own choosing

Applicants will be evaluated on the basis of level, musicianship, tone quality, intonation, rhythmic accuracy and expressiveness, according to applicants’ age. Auditions will consist of two parts. In the first part applicants will be asked to interpret their chosen audition excerpt (concert, sonata, etc.) and it will last a maximum of 10 minutes.In the second part applicants will be asked to sight read.Those participants  to perform their audition without piano accompaniment.


Within a week after auditions are finished, applicants will be notified of their application results via email. Successful applicants (including those aged 26) will be granted a two-year position in the JOSB.

Membership requires a six-monthly fee of 250 € every year.(October-April)

The Trombone, the Tuba and the Percussion have a reduced half-yearly rate in JOSB).

Unsuccessful candidates may be contacted for future openings and they will be included in the instrumental bag of the Orchestra.


14th Setembre 2019


Reinhold  Glière @ John Williams

Reinhold Glière @ John Williams

Program núm 2

Reinhold Glière: Concerto for Horn and Orchestra
John Williams: Superman, E.t , Shindler’s list or Star Wars.

This concert, which will play the young musicien Martí Miranda, is offered by the JOSB on the occasion of a charitable cause carried out by the “Mans a les Mans” Foundation that fights against child poverty in the city of Barcelona where they have been accompanying for more fifteen years to children and young people of the city.



Christian Vásquez will conduct  the JOSB in the program núm.3 of the VI Season. The internationally renowned Venezuelan maestro will conduct the Symphony No. 3. “Heroica” by Ludwig Van Beethoven on February 7, 2021 at the Barcelona Auditorium, offering a solidarity concert in favor of UNICEF.

Berlioz , Debussy Beethoven

Berlioz , Debussy Beethoven

Íñigo Pirfano returns to the JOSB in the  program No. 5 of the V Season with music by Berlioz, Debussy and Beethoven.

BERLIOZ: Hungarian March

DEBUSSY: Prelude to a faun’s nap

BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 5 in C minor Op.67

Sunday March 15 at the Eduard Toldrà Auditorium. CMMB c / Bruc 112 of Barcelona

Free concert

Beethoven 9th

Beethoven 9th

Program .6

Symphony in D minor  Op.125  L.V. Beethoven

Cor de la Facultat de Farmàcia de la UB, conductor: Ahmet Süleyman Bilgin

Cor de la Universitat Rovira i Virgili de Tarragona, conductor: Montserrat Ríos

Cor de la UAB, conductor: Poire Vallvé 
Maria Pujades, soprano 
Tànit Bono, mezzosoprano
Christian Camino, tenor
Xavier Casademont, baix-baríton
Tomàs Grau, guest conductor

Church: Santa Maria de Gracia c/Gràcia, 5 08012 Barcelona

19h Free Concert

 6, 33, 34, H8, 22, 24, N4, V17

 L3 Diagonal