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Portuguese Guitar Recital

Closed Now: 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Open today: 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
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Portuguese guitar and fado

In a small, old chapel (above the Tourist Information Office) for a modest fee (5 Euros each), my... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Strikes a Chord

Reading these posts reminds me now of going to Faro in March 2014. My wife and I wandered up a... read more

Reviewed October 10, 2018
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PORTUGUESE GUITAR RECITAL - Multimedia live music show: "Come discover the Portuguese Guitar and Fado! "A unique multimedia cultural experience with live music and video, in a real tribute to the history of Portuguese Guitar in many perspectives...more
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Rua da Misericordia 8 | Arco da Vila, Faro 8000-269, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

In a small, old chapel (above the Tourist Information Office) for a modest fee (5 Euros each), my wife and I were treated to a brief history, demonstration, and playing of the Portuguese guitar by Joao Cuna.. It was intimate, informative, and entertaining. Loved it....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Dionysus41
JoaoCuna, Portuguese Guitar Recital Producer, musician and composer at Portuguese Guitar Recital, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear visitor, You are very kindly in your words about the show, and im so glad that you had enjoyed the Recital. Thanks a lot for your comment once again!! All the best for you two!!! "Keep the Portuguese Guitar alive in your hands" João...More

Reviewed October 10, 2018

Reading these posts reminds me now of going to Faro in March 2014. My wife and I wandered up a back street in the old town and came upon this guy in his studio. It was late in the afternoon and we were the only...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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João C, Portuguese Guitar Recital Producer, musician and composer at Portuguese Guitar Recital, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2018

Dear visitor, Im glad that you had enjoyed the show!! Thank you very much for your comments. We are open during all the year. All the best for you!!! "Keep the Portuguese Guitar alive in your hands" João Cuña

Reviewed October 7, 2018

We learned about the Portuguese guitar and the evolution of fado while listening to beautiful music in a quiet setting. Besides the live guitar playing and commentary (in several languages) there was historical film and audio to add to the experience. It's well worth a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Gertie68
João C, Portuguese Guitar Recital (Producer, composer and musician) at Portuguese Guitar Recital, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2018

Dear visitor, I´m so glad that you enjoyed this cultural experience with the Portuguese Guitar and FADO music and History. Thank you very much for your comment. . All the best for you!!! "Keep the Portuguese Guitar alive in your hands" João Cuña

Reviewed August 30, 2018

If you want to experience authentic Portuguese culture and music give them a try. They have recitals every Sunday and we walked in unannounced and there were gracious enough to accommodate us. More than just music, fado is an insight into a culture. Good energy!More

Date of experience: September 2017
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João C, Portuguese Guitar Recital Producer, musician and composer at Portuguese Guitar Recital, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2018

Dear Robert, Many thanks for taking your time to review your experience in the portuguese guitar recital. Your insight is very important for me and all my team and so i'm very happy to know you thoroughly recommend us. I would like to complement your...More

Reviewed March 20, 2018

The Portuguese Guitar Recital takes l above the Tourist Information centre, near Arco da Vila. Travelling from Seville, we arrived 5 minutes late but were kindly greeted at the Tourist Centre and ushered to the hall above it. João Cuña, the musician/lecturer presented a real...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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João C, Portuguese Guitar Recital Producer, musician and composer at Portuguese Guitar Recital, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2018

Dear Vanessa, You are very kindly in your words about the show, and im so glad that you had enjoyed the Recital. Sometimes the session get sold out, thats why i sugest to visitors to reserve the recital by e-mail or mobile. Thanks a lot...More

Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

The experience was great. The guitarist was obviously very experienced, knowledgeable and loved Fado with a passion. He gave a brief history of Fado, the different styles and showed an accompanying video. The actual music might not be to everybody's taste, but as an inexpensive...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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João C, Portuguese Guitar Recital Producer, musician and composer at Portuguese Guitar Recital, responded to this reviewResponded March 11, 2018

Dear Michelle, Your insight is very important for me and i'm very happy to know you thoroughly recommend us. Thank you very much for your comment. All the best for you! "Keep the Portuguese Guitar alive in your hands" João Cuña Portuguese Guitar Recital Producer,...More

Reviewed March 10, 2018

A very talented and informative multimedia performance by João Cuña in an old chapel on the rooftop of the tourist information office. His love for his work is very clear. Ticket entry was very reasonable. This is a perfect experience if you want to do...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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João C, Portuguese Guitar Recital Producer, musician and composer at Portuguese Guitar Recital, responded to this reviewResponded March 11, 2018

Dear Ziggy, Im glad that you had enjoyed the show!! Its always a great pleasure to share with all the visitors a little bit more about our music and culture. Thank you very much for your comment. All the best for you!!! "Keep the Portuguese...More

Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

We tried to book to attend this event but had to wait until the next day as it was sold out. The wait was well worth it as it was a brilliant experience. So relaxing and the recital was so moving and informative. A must...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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João C, Portuguese Guitar Recital Producer, musician and composer at Portuguese Guitar Recital, responded to this reviewResponded March 3, 2018

Dear Tom, Im so glad that you had enjoyed the Recital. Sometimes the session get sold out thats why i sugest to visitors to Bookmark the recital by e-mail or mobile. Thanks a lot for your comment. All the best for you!!! "Keep the Portuguese...More

Reviewed February 26, 2018

Because it was a rainy day, we wanted to do something indoors and this was a perfect choice. There are 3concerts Mon-Fri at 12:30, 3 and 6:30pm. We visited the cathedral, had a beer and came back for the concert. It was surprising to find...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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João C, Portuguese Guitar Recital Producer, musician and composer at Portuguese Guitar Recital, responded to this reviewResponded March 4, 2018

Dear Patti, Im glad that you had enjoyed the show!! In fact I play everyday except friday and saturday at 12h, 15h and 16:30h, during all the year. Thank you very much for your comment. All the best for you!!! "Keep the Portuguese Guitar alive...More

Reviewed February 26, 2018 via mobile

Mr Cuna’s musical talents and presentation were first-rate. The surroundings, in a small chapel above the Arco Vila, under the stork nests (!), in the old Chapel of the Pregnant Virgin, was enchanting.More

Date of experience: February 2018
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João C, Portuguese Guitar Recital Producer, musician and composer at Portuguese Guitar Recital, responded to this reviewResponded March 4, 2018

Dear visitor, Thank you very much for your comment. Your insight is very important for me and i'm very happy to know you thoroughly recommend us. All the best for you!!! "Keep the Portuguese Guitar alive in your hands" João Cuña Portuguese Guitar Recital Producer,...More

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