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A Portuguese Guitar Concert Pedro de Castro invites Bernardo Couto and Luís Guerreiro

December 9th . 9pm . CCB . Há Fado no Cais

Margarida Live at CCB

Feb 19 . 9pm . Cultural Centre of Belém | Há Fado no Cais
Fado is meant to be felt,
not understood,
or explained.
- Amália Rodrigues

An interactive museum to see, hear and feel Fado - Cultural Heritage of Humanity. Discover centuries of history and personalities that still reinvent and keep this heritage alive today. Visit us.

Get to know who sings, who plays and the history that unites all of us.

Personality of the Week
Manuel Calixto

5 December, 1910 - 30 October, 1979


He debuted at motion pictures, entering the soundtrack of the movie “Maria Papoila” (1937) by Leitão de Barros, and starring Mirita Casimiro. Manuel Calixto was dubbed “Rouxinol da Madragoa”.

Sheet Music Pieces from Hermínia Silva


Fado Guide
Fado in the Streets of Lisbon
The Museum on Social Media


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