Luis Polanco, musical journalist from El Periódico de Catalunya and subdirector of the Festival Castell de Peralada, died in Barcelona last Tuesday May 9th. Born in Las Arenas (Basque Country), studied Politic Science and his professional career was devoted to culture and specially music and theatre. Polanco had been working for years in El Periódico de Catalunya as a musical journalist, specialized in classical music.
He collaborated with the most important institutions in Spain, and was the Artistic Subdirector of the Festival Internacional de Música Castell de Peralada since 1995. Polanco always had an excellent relationship with Tritó and Cadaqués Orchestra.