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Sounds of Portugal: A night of fado with Joana Amendoeira and Duarte

Joana Amendoeira is one of the best-known fadistas today, with nine highly acclaimed CDs and critical recognition from the Amália Foundation, among others. Photo by Miguel Estima

Joana Amendoeira

Friday November 3, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.

The UMass Lowell Saab Center for Portuguese Studies, in partnership with Portuguese / American Cultural Exchange (PACE), announces “Sounds of Portugal: A Concert by Joana Amendoeira and Duarte”, at the Durgin Concert Hall, on Friday November 3, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.

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Joana is one of the best-known fadistas today, with nine highly acclaimed CDs and critical recognition from the Amália Foundation, among others. This will be her first official U.S. visit.

Learn more about Joana Amendoeira on her website.

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Duarte is a singer, musician and lyricist, who was recently featured on Public Radio International. Photo by Fernando Zarco

Duarte

Duarte is a singer, musician and lyricist, who was recently featured on Public Radio International. He returns to UMass Lowell after a great performance in 2014.

Learn more about Duarte Coxo on his website.

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Flyer for event: Sounds of Portugal: A night of fado with Joana Amendoeira and Duarte. Joana is one of the best-known fadistas today, with nine highly acclaimed CDs and critical recognition from the Amália Foundation, among others. This will be her first official US visit.  Duarte is a singer, musician and lyricist, who was recently featured on Public Radio International.

Joana and Duarte will be accompanied by two top-flight musicians: Pedro Amendoeira on the Portuguese guitar and Tiago Silva on the viola. Both are veterans of the fado, having played extensively within Portugal and internationally with artists such as Mariza, Maria da Fé and Camané.

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Questions?

For questions, contact the Saab Center at 978-934-5199.

Past Performance Series

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Franco-Portuguese film "The Gilded Cage"

February 29, 2016 - Free Art Science Workshop

Visiting Portuguese artist Marta de Menezes for a Lecture.

March 24, 2015 - Screening of the Franco-Portuguese film "The Gilded Cage"

The French program in the Department of World Languages and Cultures and the Saab Center for Portuguese Studies screened the award-winning Franco-Portuguese film "The Gilded Cage," directed by Ruben Alves and starting Joaquim de Almeida, on Tuesday, March 24 at 7 p.m. in O'Leary Library 222, UMass Lowell South Campus.

October 23, 2015 - Evening of Fado with Ana Lains and Pedro Galveias.