Fado Festival MadridFado is a melancholy musical genre that was practiced in the eighteenth century in Lisbon, Portugal. It is preserved, sung and played today as well.
The style of the Fado, which is sort of nostalgia, was recognized by UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization), as lists of Intangible Cultural Heritage of the Portugal.
The unique festival in which the Fado songs is played and performed is held every year at the Apolo Theater (Teatro Apolo) in Madrid.
Festival guests are given the opportunity to enjoy a virtual musical trip to Portugal and experience the melancholy lyricism of life in Lisbon’s neighborhoods at the medieval age.
The visit in the festival promises the fans a unique cultural experience. The festival’s program, venue, Artists lineup information show time / schedule of events, etc. is present in the festival’s link website. See details below, under “Event Related Information” section.