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14th Festa do Jazz: 16-20 March 2016
by Festa Do Jazz on Wed, 23/03/2016 - 16:31  PDF version
The 14th edition of the annual „Festa do Jazz“, the festival of Portuguese jazz, will take place from 16th – 20th March 2016 in Lisbon.   This year the festival will keep growing and opening to the international jazz scene, while still maintaining its core value by celebrating Portuguese jazz in all its different forms. In 2016 the festival will be...
Lisboa Mistura 2015
by Festa Do Jazz on Mon, 15/06/2015 - 15:13  PDF version
The 2015 edition of Lisbon's intercultural Festival will take place between the 17th and 21st of June 2015. The event is organised by Sons de Lusofonia, a member of Europe Jazz Network. Lisboa Mistura has positioned itself, since its first edition in 2006, as a intercultural event that is determined to find and highlight new tendencies of...
FESTA DO JAZZ 2015
by Festa Do Jazz on Mon, 02/03/2015 - 09:29  PDF version
FESTA DO JAZZ 2015 http://www.sonsdalusofonia.com/ 27th, 28th, 29th March 2015 - (Friday to Sunday) São Luiz Teatro Municipal – Lisbon, Portugal The Festa do Jazz - Portuguese Jazz Fest is a festival organized by the Association Sons da Lusofonia and the São Luiz Municipal Theatre, held by the Lisbon City Hall. This event had its...
L'ORCHESTRA DI PIAZZA VITTORIO
by Fundacao Casa da Musica on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 19:37  PDF version
Formed in a multi-ethnic district of Rome, Orchestra di Piazza Vittorio gathers musicians originating from such divergent places as Tunisia, Brazil, Senegal, India, Hungary, the USA, Latin America and Italy. The cultural mixture that characterised the surroundings of Piazza Vittorio Emanuele II was noticed by the musician Mário Tronco, a veteran...
CORETO PORTA-JAZZ
by Fundacao Casa da Musica on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 19:34  PDF version
Aljamia is the first recording of Coreto Porta-Jazz, and was deservedly applauded by the critics shortly after its release in 2012. The music, led by the saxophonist João Pedro Brandão, takes its inspiration from the traditional sounds of the Mediterranean, then put through a jazz 'filter' Eleven new generation musicians from Porto...