Jump to main content Website Map

Concert

Christmas in Lisbon
Playing in a Roman Theater

With the performance of the Youth Orchestra of Santa Maria Maior.

Christmas in Lisbon
Rão Kyao – Homage to Gandhi

The challenge was launched by the Indian government: one musician per country could recreate “Vaishnav Jan to Tene Kahiye”, the theme that Gandhi listened to most and that was transformed into a kind of unofficial anthem of the Indian nation. The version of Portuguese musician Rão Kyao, who studied in India and whose influences are very present […]

Christmas in Lisbon
Christmas Vilancicos of the Iberian World and Ensemble Dan Luz Al Sol

Popular Christmas repertoires in the Iberian Peninsula and its colonies, in the 16th and 17th centuries. From Portugal, the black vilancicos of Santa Cruz de Coimbra are admirable examples of the mixture of cultures, also visible in the motets of Portuguese Gaspar Fernandes, who emigrated to Guatemala and Mexico. From Spain, the villancicos and ensaladas, from Cancioneiro […]

Christmas in Lisbon
Gospel Collective

This Christmas in Lisbon, Gospel Collective revisits some of the best known black spirituals, remembering the diaspora and the hope kept in faith during the slavery period. But there will also be no shortage of well-known Christmas hymns. The concert will take place at Igreja da Graça, an 18th-century temple and one of the only churches in Lisbon where it exists […]

Christmas in Lisbon
Teresa Salgueiro – Portuguese Christmas

A different Christmas concert by one of the most emblematic voices in Portuguese music. Teresa Salgueiro takes us in this show to a time where the melodies of the past, echoes of a past childhood, mix with musical arrangements created specifically for José Peixoto's classical guitar, Fábio Palma's accordion, […]

Christmas in Lisbon
Hand to hand

The brothers André and Bruno Santos, two of the most active guitarists on the national scene, form the duo Mano a Mano that brings together their universe of Madeiran guitars and chordphones to celebrate the Christmas season and its emblematic songs, with a focus on jazz and traditional repertoire Madeiran. In addition to the arrangements of these songs, the […]

Christmas in Lisbon
sing christmas

Different generations of the Lisbon Cantat Chamber Choir and orchestra, directed by conductor Cesário Costa, come together to interpret traditional Portuguese Christmas songs, written by Lopes-Graça, Sampayo Ribeiro and Eurico Carrapatoso. The program also features orchestral works by Italian Baroque composers, including Corelli, Manfredini and Torelli. The stage for this concert will be the Church […]

Christmas in Lisbon
SODADE – Homage to Cesária Évora

Sodade – Homage to Cesária Évora is the show that marks two dates of historic symbolism: the birth of Cesária Évora (she would have turned 80 on August 27) and her departure, 10 years ago, on December 17, 2011. This double ephemeris was the reason that led to the meeting of […]