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David Fonseca

David Fonseca presents his new record Radio Gemini.

April in Lisbon
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.

April in Lisbon
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 […]

Lisbon from the inside
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.

Lisbon from the inside
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 […]

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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, […]

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Diversity Festival

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 […]

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Rock Festival

As event dedicated to the youngsters that take the stage to play the hits of national rock bands.

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Refavela 40

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 […]

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Sinning Saints

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.  

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Out’Jazz

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 […]

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Extraordinary Voice

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)

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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.

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VOCE

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 […]

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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 […]

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Echoes

“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.

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Com’Paço – 11th Lisbon Philharmonic Band Festival

Now in its 11th year, Com’Paço continues to support musical training and education. In the week before the Festival, INATEL in Oeiras will receive members from the participating bands, from Lisbon philharmonic bands and from partner music schools in another workshop for Young Musicians. And from there will emerge the 58 new young musicians who […]

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The Piano in Pessoa

CD launch by the singing and piano double act Nascimento Rosa (vocals) and António Neves (piano). Original songs with Fernando Pessoa poems.

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Anéditura

A musical project, with Fernando Pessoa poems sung and accompanied by viola. By Paulo Sanches.

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Summer Choral Festival

11 choirs, more than 700 participants from seven countries (Portugal, Spain, the USA, Lithuania, Poland and Singapore) will be performing at the Centro Cultural de Belém (Main Auditorium and Pedestrian Walkway), in the cloister of the Mosteiro dos Jerónimos, at the Museu da Marinha and in Jardim Vieira Portuense. Conductor Paulo Lourenço will be responsible for […]