The Rough Guide to World Music: Portugal | Songlines
Tuesday, July 17, 2018

The Rough Guide to World Music: Portugal

By Isabel de Lucena , Andrew Cronshaw

Portugal is best known as the home of fado, the passionate and elegant music of Lisbon and Coimbra


Amália Rodrigues (Augusto Cabrita)

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