“Todos Somos Musica” (We are all music) is the motto of the protest movement in Spain against further cuts in the national arts sector. On March 22nd hundreds of orchestra musicians from Spain and supporters from other countries, artists and followers will get togehter for a national protest concert in Barcelona.
On the movements website popular Spanish musicians and artists as well as soccer players are giving their support and testimonials for the necessity (and the public funding) for musicc and the arts.
The whole arts sector in Spain is sufferingold and facing new severe cuts. The Liceu Orchestra in Barcelona dismissed some 30 musicians last year. The radio ensembels in Madrid are in dire straits etc. Hard times for musicians and managements in Spain.