What’s on

Amarante has been growing as a relevant and privileged place for the production of various music related actions, encompassing a significant range of musical genres and audiences. The city has been highly regarded, both regionally and nationally, for its array of compelling music events and festivals, mostly during Summer time. Others of the such stand out, like conferences, workshops and masterclasses, targeted at more specific audiences, namely music students and professionals.

Browse for each month, and get to know Amarante’s agenda.

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Orchestra goes to the Museum
Sunday, 29 July 2018

Alameda Teixeira de Pascoaes
Amarante, 4600-055 Portugal
16:30

Program
Maurice Ravel – String Quartet in F

Mark Herendi |Violin
Jaime Garcia |Violin
Teresa Fleming |Viola
Dozaliya Reshkova |Cello


https://www.amadeosouza-cardoso.pt/
MIMO Festival Amarante
de 20 July 2018 a 22 July 2018

R. João Pinto Ribeiro, nº 144
Amarante, Porto 4600-758 Portugal
all day

The MIMO Festival Amarante is back from the 20th to the 22nd with world music, jazz, desert rock, sounds from Brazil and Portugal. Goran Bregovic Wedding and Funeral Band (Serbia), Hudson with Jack Dejohnette, Scott Colley, John Medeski and John Scofield (USA), Noura Mint Seymali (Mauritania), Otto (Brazil) and Dead Combo (Portugal) are the first confirmations of 3 .ª edition of the festival that already conquered the Portuguese. Exclusive concerts in Portugal – with the exception of the Dead Combo – which, due to their diversity and scope, will give the public of the MIMO Festival Amarante a culturally rich experience on the banks of the Tâmega River.


https://mimofestival.com/portugal/
Gabriel Bianco - Amarante International Guitar Festival and Competition
Sunday, 8 July 2018

Auditório do Centro Cultural de Amarante
Amarante,
21:30

Recognized as one of the best classical guitarists today, Gabriel Bianco won the first prize in some of the most prestigious international competitions, including the GFA International Guitar Competition (San Francisco, USA, 2008) and the International Guitar Competition, Hubert Kappel “, Koblenz (Germany, 2007). In 2011 he was named “Classic Revelation” by ADAMI (Civil Society for the Administration of the Rights of French Performers and Musicians).


AROUND THE WORLD IN SONGS ...
Sunday, 8 July 2018

R. João Pinto Ribeiro, nº 144
Amarante, Porto 4600-758 Portugal
15:30

Some of the most beautiful songs in the voices of the Little Singers of Amarante and the Polyphonic Choir of Amarante.

FREE ENTRY!Do not miss out.


Pedro Rodrigues - Amarante International Guitar Festival and Competition
Saturday, 7 July 2018

Auditório do Centro Cultural de Amarante
Amarante,
22:00

Winner of Artist’s International Auditions (New York), Concorso Sor (Roma), Young Musicians Prize and awarded in contests of Salieri-Zinetti, Paris, Montélimar, Valencia, Sernancelhe among others, Pedro Rodrigues began his musical course at the age of 5 , having studied with José Mesquita Lopes at the Orfeão de Leiria School of Music where he finished his studies with the maximum qualification as a fellow of the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation.


Orquestra do Norte acts in the Cloister of the City Hall
Wednesday, 4 July 2018

Alameda Teixeira de Pascoaes
Amarante, Porto 4600-011 Portugal
22:00

Program, July 6

SONS OF FRANCE
G.Bizet – L’Arlesienne, suites 1 and 2 (excerpts), Suite of Carmen nº.1 (excerpts), Symphony in C (2nd stage)

G. Faure
Pavane

Saint-Saens
Bacanalle

Northern Orchestra
José Ferreira Lobo, direction


http://www.cm-amarante.pt/pt/eventos