Exhibition

Exhibition CELESTE

Tuesday to Sunday . 10am - 6pm . Fado Museum
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BEATRIZ FELÍCIO

June 21st . 9 pm . Centro Cultural de Belém
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MARIZA Fado no Castelo

June 20th . 9:30pm . Castelo de São Jorge
Fado is meant to be felt,
not understood,
or explained.
- Amália Rodrigues

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Personality of the Week
António Rocha

20 June, 1938

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At only 13, in 1951, he won a fado contest organised by newspaper Ecos de Portugal. He was however changing his voice and only resumed singing a few years later, at a restaurant in Cova da Piedade, called Riba-Mar. In that restaurant his voice was heard by the Conde de Sobral who very much enjoyed his performances and introduced him to fado singer Deolinda Rodrigues. She sponsored his career...

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