Fado

Fado (translated as destiny or fate) is a music genre which can be traced from the 1820s in Portugal, but probably with much earlier origins. In popular belief, Fado is a form of music characterized by mournful tunes and lyrics, often about the sea or the life of the poor. However, in reality Fado is simply a form of song which can be about anything, but must follow a certain structure. Read more…|Edit this Artist photo: Joana Amendoeira

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Friday 7 November 2014
Ana MouraConcert Berklee Performance Center
Boston, MA, Boston MA, United States
42.347005 -71.087424
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Monday 10 November 2014
Ana MouraConcert Highline Ballroom
New York, United States
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  • luishenribastos

    Fado, aí vou eu.

    November 2013
  • HinojosaAguayo

    !Insuperable la actuacion en Murcia 12-10-2013!.Sin saber portugues entiendes el anima portuguesa.El fado ,a la vez que puede ser melancolico,tambien lo es alegre.Su voz...!ensoñacion lusitana!.!Verdaderamente transporta!

    October 2013
  • iagomelo2

    Por que o fado nunca chegou de fato ao Brasil?

    July 2013
  • amiljitsu

    Para o 1.º comentário... o do KomodoPup só tenho a dizer o seguinte: Desconhecia que teria de fazer qualquer tipo de comentário aquando do login.

    April 2012
  • KomodoPup

    Página sobre fado com tão poucos comentários em português, que surpreendente !

    April 2012
  • noeuropaaqui

    One of the most beautiful music on the Earth...

    January 2012
  • AndreDias164

    V watch out people he's a trve and kvlt guy LOL

    December 2011
  • lsteamer

    Ok, I'm Totally new to fado, But I LOVE the sound of it. Can Anyone recommend Discs I Should Start with? --- And Trolls will be trolls I guess.

    October 2011
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