Paulo Bragança, nicknamed the Punk fadista, spent more than a decade in artistic exile, but is back to continue a journey that is far from over. He recorded his first album in 1992 and on his return to Portugal he has already collaborated with Moonspell on the song In Tremor Dei from the album 1755, […]
Palácio Baldaya 1st anniversary
1 setember, 5pm Fado Afternoon 8 setember 6pm Cadernos de Viagens, live music 9pm Naked “Um barzinho e um violão”, live music 15 and 16 setember, 9.30pm Benfica ao Luar, outdoor cinema 29 setember 6pm Fábia Rebordão, live music 10pm PZ, live music
Lisboa Soa (2017)
This year the Lisboa Soa is taking place over three days at the Estufa Fria de Lisboa. Sound art can be defined as a series of practices that use sound and hearing as a theme or subject matter. In recent years it has become an innovative and growing field within the world of contemporary art. Sound […]
In a career spanning 20 years, “O Manual do Coração” is only Helder Moutinho’s fifth album. While his previous CDs had a very strong narrative element, each one telling a story, this tells a whole series of them. They come from the heart, from emotions triggered by different experiences. Mainly consisting of fados-canção, the melodies […]
Palace Baldaya Inauguration
On the anniversary of the revolution, we are also celebrating the restoration of this public space to the parish of Benfica, reflecting the revolutionary spirit, which prized culture, by opening up the 18th-century palace that once belonged to Maria Joana Baldaia.
Songs For Revolutions
Songs For Revolutions was borne of a common heritage shared by people in both the Iberian Peninsula and Latin America peoples – songs that represent a call to action, or ‘canción de protesta’, a form of artistic and musical expression that is closely linked to moments of major social change. While dictatorships controlled all of the information channels, the songs allowed the revolutionary message to […]
Sing Violeta Parra – Tribute Show
Inspired by the life of Violeta Parra, Aline Frazão, Lula Pena, Mísia, Rita Redshoes and Señoritas take to the stage at Capitólio to perform a tribute show, with artistic direction of Francisco Rebelo.
Sing Violeta Parra – Radio Show
As part of Lisboa por Dentro, the radio programme Canta Violeta Parra will be broadcasted weekly for a month on Antena 1. On the programme the artists Aline Frazão, Lula Pena, Mísia, Rita Redshoes and the Señoritas duo (Mitó Mendes and Sandra Baptista) will perform the most iconic songs by the Chilean singer live, culminating in a concert to commemorate her on […]
Mallu Magalhães – Voice and Guitar
Mallu Magalhães learned to play guitar by herself at the age of nine. It was in the same way that she learned the banjo, the bagpipe, the scale, the piano and the ukulele. At the age of 12, she began composing songs, most of which were written in English and soon after became a popular artist in internet. With three albums released, […]
More than a celebration, Diversity Festival aims to share, within the city’s public space, the knowledge, flavours and sounds from all around the world, with dignity, respect and equality. More than celebrate diversity, this Festival aims to give a contribution to a intercultural dialogue that allows that what is different may be not only recognize […]
As event dedicated to the youngsters that take the stage to play the hits of national rock bands.
The history of this show begins in 1977, when Gilberto Gil made his first journey to Africa. He went to Nigeria, to take part in Festac. Back in Brazil he recorded Refavela, a record that became one of his most respected albums, a classic inspired by the rhythms, experiences and songs he lived and heard […]
From 4 in the afternoon until 4 in the morning, the Pátio dos Lagares in the Mouraria hosts a festival that brings together names from Portugal, Spain, Brazil and Columbia. There’ll be concerts and DJs with Fred Martins, Ossos D’ouvido, Time for T, Jazz Combo, Fran_DJ, Mina_DJ, Dr. Culebra_DJ and DJi Jays, video screenings, food and drinks.
Summer afternoons where jazz is joined by funk and soul. Celebrating its 12th year, Out’Jazz is backing the struggle for a more sustainable world by aligning itself with the Movimento Claro: a festival without straws to reduce plastic use. June 3rd Alejandro Espinosa trio feat Marina Martins / Ricardo Guerra June 10th Federico Pascucci east trio […]
A series of shows that brings together 4 soloists/groups with classic and current pieces. 22nd June Katia Guedes, soprano Support: Senatsverwaltung für Kultur und Europa 23rd June Marina Pacheco, soprano 29th June Savina Yannatou, voz, and Joana Sá, piano 30th june Duo Tágide (Inês Simões, soprano and Daniel Godinho, piano)
The Piano in the Middle of the Room
Pedro Burmester is this month’s guest in The Piano no Meio da Sala series, held by the Casa Fernando Pessoa for the last half year. An almost intimate solo concert, where Pedro Burmester will be playing some of his favourite pieces and speaking a little bit about his choices.
The VOCE Singapore Men’s Choir was founded in 2016 by local composer-conductor, Darius Lim. The 15-man choir consists of professional and amateur musicians, as well as passionate singers from a diverse range of musical backgrounds. One of the few all-male choirs in Singapore, VOCE has been recognized both locally and in the region for their […]
Concerts in Lumiar
The Lumiar Parish Council invites Lisboetas to a series of concerts. You’ll have to hear it to believe it! June 15th Violets are Blues Quinta das Conchas, 7pm June 16th Kumpania Algazarra Saída do Metro de Telheiras, 9pm Concerto de Verão – CoroART Biblioteca Municipal Orlando Ribeiro Auditory, 9pm June 24th Tradicional Noite de Fados Museu Nacional […]
“I know not what tomorrow will bring”: Fernando Pessoa’s last words are the starting point of Echoes, the album by Portuguese singer Sofia Vitória. The concert will bring the curtain down on the special programme celebrating 130 Years of Fernando Pessoa.