Montserrat, Valencia

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Montserrat
Municipality
Coat of arms of Montserrat
Coat of arms
Montserrat is located in Spain
Montserrat
Montserrat
Location in Spain
Coordinates: 39°21′27″N 0°36′11″W / 39.35750°N 0.60306°W / 39.35750; -0.60306Coordinates: 39°21′27″N 0°36′11″W / 39.35750°N 0.60306°W / 39.35750; -0.60306
Country  Spain
Autonomous community  Valencian Community
Province Valencia
Comarca Ribera Alta
Judicial district Picassent
Government
 • Alcalde Laura Sanjuan Campos
Area
 • Total 45.6 km2 (17.6 sq mi)
Elevation 169 m (554 ft)
Population (2009)
 • Total 6,421
 • Density 140/km2 (360/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Montserrater/a
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 46192
Official language(s) Valenciano
Website Official website

Montserrat (Valencian pronunciation: [monseˈrat], Spanish: Monserrat), also known as Montserrat d'Alcalà, is a municipality in the comarca of Ribera Alta in the Valencian Community, Spain.

Cultural event[edit]

  • International week of Chamber Music of Montserrat: The town of Monserrat and its council develops steadily since the summer of 1981, musical performances included in the “International week of Chamber Music” which is in its 30th edition. One thing that proves the projection that the festival has experienced is the number of quality of the artists who have passed through it. All of them with a well-known nationality and dense musical career.[1]

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