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Renaissance Hotels Presents Summer of Music with Thomas Dybdahl and Lucy Rose; Exclusive performances in extraordinary locations that inspire discovery.

June 16, 2014

ENP Newswire - 16 June 2014

Release date- 13062014 - London, United Kingdom- Renaissance Hotels presents a summer schedule of live music from several vibrant European city locations over the coming months.

From sun-drenched rooftops to city gardens and historic lobbies, some of the hotels' most inspiring spaces will host a line-up of exciting artists including Thomas Dybdahl and Lucy Rose.

Offering a rare opportunity to see international artists perform in intimate settings, the one-off events are designed to inspire memorable travel Lucy Roseexperiences such as listening to Thomas Dybdahl from the seclusion of the city garden at Renaissance Paris Le Parc Trocadero, or watching Lucy Rose in the enchanting Koepelkerk, a unique 17th century domed church at the Renaissance Amsterdam. The performances, representing an ongoing programme of music events in Europe, are free to attend but places are limited and available on a first come, first served basis.

Kicking off the summer schedule is Thomas Dybdahl, a hugely popular Norwegian artist famous for his bluesy folk music and often compared to the likes of Jeff Buckley and Nick Drake. Thomas has achieved an impressive five multi-platinum albums, four Number 1 albums, two coveted Norwegian Grammys and international acclaim:

'Each song has the delicate suspense of a drawn breath' - NY Times

'One of the most talented singer-songwriters' - Q Magazine

Thomas is performing two exclusive shows in Paris on 26 June:

Renaissance Paris Le Parc Trocadero Hotel at 1 pm

An intimate afternoon performance in the hotel's beautiful walled city garden

Renaissance Paris Arc de Triomphe Hotel at 8.00 pm

An evening performance in the chic Makassar Bar & Lounge, just steps from the landmark Arc de Triomphe and Champs-Elysees

Thomas' performance will mark Renaissance Hotels' Global Day of Discovery, an annual event in which thousands of guests at more than 155 Renaissance properties worldwide are invited to experience inspiring events that celebrate local discoveries and music.

Next up is Lucy Rose, a British artist who, with her disarming voice and candid lyrics, has gained a status and fan-base most new artists can only dream of. Her biggest videos have clocked up over two million views and her debut album 'Like I Used To' was received with critical acclaim:

'One of the country's most promising new voices' 'Utterly beautiful' - Sunday Times

'Gentle, folky, confidential tone, undershot by a coolness of intelligence and self-possession' - The Daily Telegraph

Lucy is performing at three Renaissance hotels in July:

Renaissance Barcelona Hotel on Tuesday 1 July at 9.30 pm

Lucy will perform in CUIT Bar & Lounge, a rooftop bar and terrace with outstanding views across Barcelona

Imperial Riding School Renaissance Vienna Hotel on Wednesday 2 July at 8.30 pm

Lucy will perform in the stunning garden of the historic hotel, a former military riding school dating back to the 1850s

Renaissance Amsterdam Hotel on Friday 4 July at 8.30 pm

The atmospheric Koepelkerk will host 500 people for the tour finale

A third European tour taking place in the autumn will be announced soon. For more information on other Renaissance events taking place around the world, visit:


Renaissance Hotels encourages guests to Live Life to Discover at 157 hotels in 35 countries around the world. Each hotel is unique and every stay offers an opportunity to explore local discoveries exclusive to the destination. At every location, Renaissance Navigators are local experts ready to assist guests in discovering local flavors and activities. Renaissance entertainment events are designed to showcase emerging talent in music, the arts, culinary and more to inspire discovery. R.E.N. Meetings offers groups an experience beyond a traditional meeting rooted in creative sensory meeting entertainment events and custom curated local Navigator excursions. At Renaissance Hotels, we work to ensure that every trip is transformed into an eye-opening, unforgettable journey. You spend your life working; you should discover the world as you go. To discover more visit Like us on Follow us on Explore with us on Instagram/Ren Hotels.


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