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Porto: Fado Show with Port Wine

1. Porto: Fado Show with Port Wine

According to Amália Rodrigues, the great fado singer, "The point is to feel fado. Because fado is not sung, it happens. It cannot be explained, only felt." The project "Fado by Casa da Guitarra" intends to offer to you the essence of this musical genre in an evening of enchantment and wonder. During the hour-long concert, you will come in contact with very unique Portuguese cultural elements - fado, Portuguese traditional stringed instruments, wine - all of which are deeply related with Portuguese history. The acoustic fado performance takes place in an intimate setting with a female leading singer, accompanied by a Portuguese guitar player and a guitar player (playing a viola de fado), who occasionally lends his voice to the fado songs. A traditional port wine will served during the interlude to round out your evening.

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What people are saying about Casa da Guitarra

Overall rating

4.7 / 5

based on 613 reviews

Fabulously talented musicians! Sadly turns out I don’t care for Port but that didn’t detract from the experience at all. Very much worth it for the music!

Beautifully done. The Fado singer was demonstrative and engaged with the audience. She loves Fado and wanting to share with everyone.

I enjoyed this very much. For my first live Fado experience I’d rate it an A+. And, the wine was pretty tasty as well. Thank you!

The best Fado in town. I am musician so I can tell that the experience was exceptional!

Very good , except one family brought in several young noisy kids