• 14 July 2019

    SANTA CASA ALFAMA 2019 AND FADO HOUSES

    They are said to be the biggest festival of fado that will get several of the artists to the reference fado houses in the city of Lisbon. The 2019 edition takes place on September 27 and 28, includes more than 40 concerts and draws artists from all the historic neighborhoods where fado is sung. The […]

    They are said to be the biggest festival of fado that will get several of the artists to the reference fado houses in the city of Lisbon.

    The 2019 edition takes place on September 27 and 28, includes more than 40 concerts and draws artists from all the historic neighborhoods where fado is sung.

    The Bairro Alto and Alcântara are well represented, and the fado houses established there make a strong contribution to the poster: Marco Rodrigues, Pedro Moutinho, and also artists who regularly perform here at Adega Machado, Cláudia Picado, Ana Sofia Varela. Ana Marta, from the cast Timpanas.

  • 14 July 2019

    THE LONG DISTANCE SONGS OF RÃO KYAO APPROACH THE PORTUGUESE GUITAR

    There will be another Chainho and Kyao concert. It joins two great instrumentalists with affinities that allow better to understand how the Portuguese musical tradition drank in the sources originating from the ancestral melodic creation. Two masters, a lot to listen to and learn in a concert that takes place on July 16th at the […]

    There will be another Chainho and Kyao concert. It joins two great instrumentalists with affinities that allow better to understand how the Portuguese musical tradition drank in the sources originating from the ancestral melodic creation.

    Two masters, a lot to listen to and learn in a concert that takes place on July 16th at the Teatro da Trindade (Inatel), which is also joined by the renowned Galician artist Uxía, a great promoter of Galician music and poetry.

     

  • 14 July 2019

    FADO ON THE RIVER, THE FADO TO NAVIGATE ON THE RIVER TEJO

    The fado released moorings in April 2019 and continues to sail every Friday and Saturday afternoon at 19.00. FADO ON THE RIVER is innovative since it is a twinned offer, two companies (Lisboat – operator of circuits in the river Tagus – and Fado & Food Group – manages the legacy of historic fado houses […]

    The fado released moorings in April 2019 and continues to sail every Friday and Saturday afternoon at 19.00.

    FADO ON THE RIVER is innovative since it is a twinned offer, two companies (Lisboat – operator of circuits in the river Tagus – and Fado & Food Group – manages the legacy of historic fado houses in Lisbon) that took the same inspiration , Lisbon, to get to know her in a different way.

    An hour to sail with all the emotions transmitted through Fado live, with the muse Lisbon in the background, sight of an angle that surprises national and foreign visitors.

     

  • 22 April 2019

    THE DESIRED ARRIVAL OF A NEW INSTRUMENT

    It requires months of gestation, which is manufacturing. All the fado musicians go through this anxiety, the new joy of months after seeing their new instrument born. The musician Armando Figueiredo, cast Timpanas, lives this moment of grace, about to receive and debut another viola, from the hands of João Cardoso. May the new fado […]

    It requires months of gestation, which is manufacturing.

    All the fado musicians go through this anxiety, the new joy of months after seeing their new instrument born.

    The musician Armando Figueiredo, cast Timpanas, lives this moment of grace, about to receive and debut another viola, from the hands of João Cardoso.

    May the new fado guitar acquires soul and be sounded in many long nights of fado.

     

  • 22 April 2019

    FESTIVAL OF FADO CANARIAS

    Started in March, it resumes today the programming Began in Março, it continues until May. Could admires us why it takes place a Fado Festival in Spain, but in the reality nothing has of strange. An  historical inheritance exists at the islands Canaries, result of the presence of the Portuguese in these islands, and such […]

    Started in March, it resumes today the programming

    Began in Março, it continues until May. Could admires us why it takes place a Fado Festival in Spain, but in the reality nothing has of strange.

    An  historical inheritance exists at the islands Canaries, result of the presence of the Portuguese in these islands, and such reflects in some of the adopted vocabulary, among other likenesses.

    The invited fado singers in the edition 2019: Teresinha Landeiro, Sara Correia and Carminho.

    Besides the concerts there are still other reasons of interest in the programming, exhibitions and lectures. Becomes easy to notice the importance that covers for the popularization of the Fado in this geographic area.