"Freedom to grow": Portuguese and North American musicians in solidarity concert at Casa da Música – Showbiz

"Freedom to grow": Portuguese and North American musicians in solidarity concert at Casa da Música - Showbiz



The president of the choir said that "an internal consultation was made to the group (…), several proposals of associations and projects with a strong component of human valorization" were analyzed before it was decided to attribute the revenue of the event to the House of the Path and the IPATIMUP.

Pedro Gomes said that it was still decided to ensure that "some children [de um contexto sociocultural desfavorecido], mostly from the Oporto area, visit the Casa da Música for the first time ", to attend this concert.

In addition to the "unprecedented transatlantic partnership," Pedro Gomes said that the concert presents "the interpretation of themes with a great eclecticism, from jazz music to classical music … and the interpretation of" Grândola Vila Morena ", from Zeca Afonso, and "Acordai", by Fernando Lopes Graça.

The concert has institutional support from the University of Porto, the Câmara do Porto, the Câmara de Matosinhos and the Douro, Leixões and Viana do Castelo Ports Administration, said the choir president, adding that the Boavista Lions Club participates organization.

This solidarity initiative will take place in the Sala Suggia at Casa da Música, at 7:00 p.m. Tickets have a cost of 10 euros.



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