Laus Polyphoniae: Sounds from Portugal

20 – 28 August 2011

Sons Portugueses

The 18th edition of Laus Polyphoniae leads music lovers to Portugal. In an edition brimming with cantigas, vilancicos and cançoes we engage on a quest for the soul of Lusitanian music from the Middle Ages, Renaissance, and early baroque. Cities such as Lisbon, Porto and Évora yield up their musical sources, while top composers such as Manuel Cardoso and Duarte Lobo get pride of place. (mais…)

Concert “Lent at Évora Cathedral”

27 March 2011 | 18:00 | Convento dos Remédios (Évora)

“A Quaresma na Escola de Música da Sé de Évora”

This is the second concert of the cycle comprising music for Lent and Holy Week from composers of Évora Cathedral of the 16th and 17th centuries. The programme of tomorrow’s concert features wonderful music by composers like Estêvão Lopes Morago, Manuel Cardoso and Diogo Dias Melgás. (mais…)