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The Count of Monte Cristo

By the Orbis Orchestra, works by PEDRO TEIXEIRA DA SILVA narration by MIGUEL GUILHERME Inspired by the flow of rivers, the world premiere play Da Nascente à Foz, brings the sound and sensations of the flow of water, on its path from the spring to the mouth. The orchestration, masterfully placed on the agenda by the composer, manages […]

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Gulbenkian Orchestra and its Soloists

directed by MARTIM SOUSA TAVARES soloists ADRIÁN MARTÍNEZ AND LEVON MOURADIAN In his debut directing the Gulbenkian Orchestra, the conductor hosts in the same program Rissolty, Rossolty, a piece by composer Ruth Crawford Seeger, exemplary in his approach to the roots of American popular music, and works by Mozart, Hummel, Debussy, Sarasate and Popper, in a musical journey of almost three […]

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Music and the World – Atlantic Sound Encounters

The first moment of the cycle of encounters A Música e o Mundo looks at the Atlantic from a unique point of view: the Castle of São Jorge. In this concert, at dusk, bathed in the American imagination, Águas da Amazônia (1993-99) will be performed, a delicate tribute by Philip Glass to the rivers of Pulmão do Mundo, a work […]

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“Lisbon” in the voice of Helder Moutinho

And it is on its highest hill, in the Castelo de São Jorge area, where the first houses that gave rise to the city were built, and from where you have one of the best views of the Portuguese capital, that a great tribute will take place. Interestingly, for many, fado and Lisbon seem to be synonymous. And is […]

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Extraordinary Training – Auf&electronics

The program starts with a solo violin recital by Vítor Vieira, followed by two performances by Aduf&lectrónica, a project by Rui Silva and Bruno Gabirro, which combines the sound of the adufe, a characteristic instrument of folklore and popular music, with music real-time electronics. Closer to the end of the month, we can watch […]

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Extraordinary Formations – Violin solo by Vítor Vieira

The program starts with a solo violin recital by Vítor Vieira, followed by two performances by Aduf&lectrónica, a project by Rui Silva and Bruno Gabirro, which combines the sound of the adufe, a characteristic instrument of folklore and popular music, with music real-time electronics. Closer to the end of the month, we can watch […]

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Extraordinary Formations – Sond'Ar-te Electric Ensemble

The program starts with a solo violin recital by Vítor Vieira, followed by two performances by Aduf&lectrónica, a project by Rui Silva and Bruno Gabirro, which combines the sound of the adufe, a characteristic instrument of folklore and popular music, with music real-time electronics. Closer to the end of the month, we can watch […]

April in Lisbon
Nostalgia and Utopia – Concert with Manuel João Vieira – NEW DATA

This concert is, among other things, wandering through fados and songs that describe the same themes and environments, sung before and after the 25th of April, addressing their contrasts, evoking their differences and similarities. It is a reflection on what this date is and was and the emotions and heritage it represents. […]

Christmas in Lisbon
Hot Clube de Portugal Jazz Orchestra

The Hot Clube de Portugal Jazz Orchestra proposes for this concert a jazz repertoire based on the traditional American songbook, with a strong Christmas inspiration. Ella Fitzgerald and Frank Sinatra, iconic voices of American jazz, are remembered here, this time through some Christmas standards that are part of the imagination of this square [...]

Christmas in Lisbon
Os Músicos do Tejo with Lisbon Cantat Chamber Choir

Messias, by GF Händel It is one of the works that touches the sensibility of almost all human beings with its genius spontaneity. A work that conveys a feeling of embrace, of community. For its simple and so wise melodies, for its dynamics of contrasts and variety, always drawing attention to the […]

Christmas in Lisbon
Metropolitan Classical Orchestra

The Orquestra Clássica Metropolitana presents a concert in which pieces by two of the greatest names in classical music will be performed. We start with Wofgang Amadeus Mozart, who at the beginning of his career, in 1773, composed in Milan the motet Exsultate, jubilate, for one of the most virtuous castrati of the time, Venanzio Rauzzini. From northern Italy we travel to […]

Christmas in Lisbon
Atlantic Camera

In this show, we present a baroque program, entirely filled with music by Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750). The Brandenburg Concertos Nos. 3 and 6 belong to a collection of six musical pieces composed by Bach, dedicated and performed to Christopher Ludovico of Brandenburg-Schwedt in 1721. They are widely regarded as exponents of the music of the period […]

Christmas in Lisbon
Arabesque Quartet with narration by André Gago

The Creation of Haydn The Arab Quartet and the actor André Gago present the national premiere of the string quartet version of The Creation, by Joseph Haydn. Considered by many to be Haydn's masterpiece, it reveals a radiant optimism about human existence and a praise for the harmony of the universe. It is an interpretation […]

Christmas in Lisbon
Orbis Orchestra

Christmas is a time of joy, so the Orbis Orchestra opens this concert with “Allegro”, the opening of the String Symphony No. 6, which Felix Mendelssohn composed when he was 12 years old. We continue in this spirit with four of the best known movements taken from As Quatro Estações, the most famous work by Vivaldi, which never leaves the […]

Christmas in Lisbon
Christmas concert. Quartet Opus 28

The Opus 28 Quartet, whose name recalls the tram's career and whose name derives from the use, when returning home after rehearsals, of the city's most iconic transport. The quartet can be presented in several compositions: string trio, flute and string trio, string quartet and various combinations of piano and strings. […]

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Summer nights

PRINCE PRESENTS: DJ NIGGA FOX + NIAGARA + DJ MARFOX DJ Nigga Fox released a new double vinyl opus, “Cartas na Manga”, in Príncipe at the end of last year. His work is the result of his genuine gesture as a producer, renewing over and over again the pleasure in the freedom of free crossings with which he mounts […]

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Gulbenkian Orchestra and its Soloists – Carlos Leite

GULBENKIAN ORCHESTRA MIHHAIL GERTS CARLOS LEITE (Trumpet) From the first musical chord, the Overture of the Don Giovanni opera foreshadows the tragic end of the protagonist. An 18th-century masterpiece, resulting from the fruitful collaboration between composer WA Mozart and librettist Lorenzo Da Ponte, Don Giovanni mixes several genres, including comedy, farce and tragedy. […]

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Gulbenkian Orchestra and its Soloists

GULBENKIAN ORCHESTRA BIN CHAO CRISTINA ÁNCHEL . Violinist Bin Chao assumes the dual role of soloist and director in this concert, in a program that includes well-known pieces by Albinoni and Bach and where the soloist role of flutist Cristina Ánchel is also highlighted. The show ends with the surprising Concerto for Violin in D […]

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Summer Nights - CANCELED

SEREIAS + SIRIUS Self-qualified as an “encounter of the kinetic and the dead landscape in a wildness of jazz-punk-post-aquatic”, Sereias is a band based in Porto that edited in 2019 the striking “País a Arder”. In the center, the biting poetry of António Pedro Ribeiro, damned poet, anarchist, former candidate for President of the Republic, in constant shock with the […]

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Orquestra Gulbenkian e os seus Solistas – Pedro Ribeiro e Domingos Ribeiro

ORQUESTRA GULBENKIAN MIHHAIL GERTS PEDRO RIBEIRO (Oboé) DOMINGOS RIBEIRO (Contrabaixo) O jovem maestro estónio Mihhail Gerts liderará este concerto. O rigor, a energia e a grande empatia com o público e com os músicos caracterizam as atuações de Gerts, tendo-lhe proporcionado uma rápida ascensão nos palcos internacionais. O maestro dirigirá um programa com uma forte […]