Fado Night - Noite De Fado
Ricardo Ribeiro, one of Portugal's top fado artists, will be staging a very exclusive mini-tour next month. This is a rare opportunity to hear one of the country's greatest exponents of the fado performing live and in support of his latest CD, Largo da Memoria. He is touring with the virtuoso guitarist Pedro Joia. The duo will be joined by José Silva on both Massachusetts dates. For more information, see http://pacefado.com
Doors at 18:00
365 Fifth Ave
New York, NY
19:30 (dinner and concert)
Club Luis de Camoes
10 Collins St,
Peabody, MA 01960
Reservations: (978) 532-2688
19:00 (dinner and concert)
Lusitano Restaurant & Royal Gardens
822 King Philip St,
Fall River, MA 02724
Reservations: (508) 672-9104
Find Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Jersey ... restaurants and other venues featuring fado night (noite de fados) www.FadoNight.com
Tony and Abel Lima, known as Lima brothers, were born in Capelas in the Island of Sao Miguel in the
Azores. They came to the United States in 1968 and settled in Warwick, Rhode Island.
In the 1970s Tony played for a group called Insiders and Abel played for Ecos.
In February 1982, Tony and Abel Lima started started playing fado music at local restaurants and clubs as a duo. Their first public performance as fado guitarristas was accompanying fado singer Lubelia Santos at Tabacaria Acoreana in Fall River. Tony, Plays the Portuguese guitar and Abel plays the viola.
Over the last 30 plus years Tony and Abel have accompanied many fado singers.
Planning an event and need traditional Portuguese music? Lima Brothers, two Portuguese guitarristas who have been playing together for over 30 years, are available to make your event a memorable one.
Lima Brothers are a great fit for nearly every occasion.
Available to play in MA, RI, CT, NY, NJ, NH, VT and other states
An eight-member traditional Portuguese folk music group based in Fall River, Massachusetts.
GeraSons was founded in 1994 by a group of immigrants from the Azores who were inspired by a visiting Azorean folk music group, Gente da Ilha. The group performs original pieces as well as
Azorean and mainland Portugal favorites.
Portuguese Entertainers - Comedy
Manny & Teresa's Portuguese Wedding - After a 5 year engagement ....Manny and Teresa are finally tying the knot! Join them for the FUNNIEST wedding you've ever attended! At this Interactive Dinner Comedy, YOU are Manny and Teresa's friends and family! Hug, kiss, dance and drink with Manny, Teresa and the wedding party as you enjoy a delicious meal, and celebrate the couple as they survive the most hectic day of their lives.... Portuguese style! You'll laugh, they'll cry, as two of the craziest families meet ubder one rooffor a wedding you will never forget! www.portuguesewedding.net
Steve Lopes, The Portuguese Fireman
Steve Lopes, a New England Firefighter with Portuguese roots, grew up in Rhode Island. Steve's commedy pokes fun at his Portuguese heritage. For more information about his performance schedule visit his site www.portuguesefireman.com