The 4th Lagoa Piano Festival comes to four different venues this month, and starts this Sunday, May 7.
The festival, organised by Artis XXI – Associação de Educação Artística de Lagoa, will take place each Sunday at 6.30pm throughout this month.
This year’s theme will be about reflecting on the piano in its various dimensions, with different musical interpretations, ranging from solo piano, jazz piano, four-hand piano, and piano concertos with orchestra.
I Concert – Entrelaçamentos (Interlacings) | May 7 at 6.30pm | Lagoa’s Main Church
Piano Recital by Ingrid Sotolarova and José Pedro Ribeiro
II Concert – Encontros não imediatos (Non Immediate Encounters) | May 14 at 6.30pm | Hotel Carvoeiro Plaza
Piano Jazz by Paula Sousa and Beatriz Nunes
III Concert – Piano Recital by Diana Botelho Vieira | May 21 at 6.30pm | ADR – Quinta de S. Pedro | Mexilhoeira da Carregação
Piano Recital by Diana Botelho Vieira
IV Concert – ARTIS XXI Orchestra | May 28 at 6.30pm | Sala Carlos Paredes | ACD Ferragudo
Conductor Jorge Macedo and Piano João Luís Rosa
Tickets are available at artisxxi.bol.pt, CTT, Fnac and Worten stores, Carlos do Carmo Auditorium, Centro Cultural Convento de S. José and at the Lagoa City Council. Children under 18 do not pay.