Thursday, 24 April 2008

Fado Singer Joana Amendoeira in Lagos, Saturday 7th June 2008

Joana Amendoeira is probably the youngest of the world-travelling fadistas of today and a top "New Generation of Fado" singer contributing to Fado’s amazing revival.

Catch her at the Auditorium of the Cultural Centre in Lagos.

Saturday 7th June 2008 at 9.30PM

Ticket price: € 10

Joana will sing songs from her last album - «À Flor da Pele» - her 5th album.
She’s accompanied by her husband Pedro Amendoeira (Portuguese Guitar), as well as Pedro Pinhal (Viola de Fado) & Paulo Paz (Viola Baixo).

The Auditorium of the Cultural Centre in Lagos is at Rua Lançarote de Freitas nº 7, Lagos, 8600 - 605 Lagos; Telephone: 282770450.

‘Fado (translated as destiny or fate) is a music genre which can be traced from the 1820s in Portugal, but probably with much earlier origins. It is characterized by mournful tunes and lyrics, often about the sea or the life of the poor.’


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