Press Releases

January Newsletter

Wednesday, January 5th, 2022

30 Years of Great Music To all Amigos/as From Helga Hampton                              Dear Amigos,                                                                                          January 5, 2022 We are now definitely in the New Year – all end of 2021 festivities behind us and all hopeful for a new year of fewer challenges and less turmoil. With more lessons learned, new experiences absorbed and refreshed […]

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Newsflash

Wednesday, December 15th, 2021

NEWSFLASH of December concert change on Dec. 7th, 2021 Dear Amigas and Amigos, It will probably not come as a total surprise to you when I tell you that our December pianist, Nuno Marques, cancelled his two recitals at Os Agostos on December 14th and 16th, 2021. The latest enforcement of travel restrictions for flights […]

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December Newsletter

Wednesday, December 15th, 2021

30 Years of Great Music To all Amigos/as From Helga Hampton                              NEWSLETTER Dear Amigos,                                                                                                  December 1, 2021 Many of us celebrated Thanksgiving with our families. We have a lot to be grateful for – this autumn we were able to enjoy live and alive music at our great venue and the last 2 recitals are […]

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December Press Release

Thursday, November 25th, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE PUBLICATION       DECEMBER 2021 CONCERTS             15.11.2021 THE AMIGOS’ DECEMBER 2021 CONCERTS AT OS AGOSTOS WILL BE GIVEN BY NUNO MARQUES, THE NEW YORK BASED AWARD WINNING PORTUGUESE PIANIST.   On Tuesday December 14 Nuno will play short pieces by a variety of composers including Scarlati, Seixas, Vianna da Motta, Bach and Liszt.  On Thursday […]

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PRESS RELEASE: NOVEMBER 2021 CONCERTS

Sunday, October 24th, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE PUBLICATION       NOVEMBER 2021 CONCERTS            22.10.2021 THE AMIGOS’ NOVEMBER CONCERTS WILL BE GIVEN BY ANTOINE DE GROLÉE, THE FRENCH PIANO VIRTUOSO, AT OS AGOSTOS.   On Tuesday November 9 Antoine will play compositions by Bach, Schubert and Chopin.  On Thursday November 11 he will play a variety of pieces by various composers including Schumann, […]

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Press Release

Tuesday, October 12th, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE PUBLICATION         OCTOBER 2021 CONCERTS            06.10.2021 THE SECOND OF THE AMIGOS’ OCTOBER CONCERT SERIES WILL TAKE PLACE IN THE AUDITORIUM AT OS AGOSTOS AND WILL BE GIVEN BY IRINA CHKOURINDINA, THE CHARMING AND CHARISMATIC RUSSIAN-SWISS PIANIST. On Tuesday October 26 Irina will play Tchaikovsky’s The Seasons, Op. 37 and three preludes by Rachmaninoff. On […]

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Press release

Tuesday, October 12th, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE PUBLICATION         OCTOBER 2021 CONCERTS            22.09.2021 THERE WILL BE TWO CONCERT SERIES DURING OCTOBER 2021. ALL THESE CONCERTS WILL TAKE PLACE IN THE AUDITORIUM AT OS AGOSTOS. The first of the concert series will be given by the French-Canadian pianist and writer PIERRE-ANDRÉ DOUCET.  Pierre-André’s first concert will take place on Tuesday October 12 […]

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Press Release: October 2021

Sunday, September 19th, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE PUBLICATION         OCTOBER 2021 CONCERTS            08.09.2021 THERE WILL BE A TOTAL OF FOUR AMIGOS CONCERTS DURING OCTOBER 2021.  THESE WILL TAKE PLACE IN THE AUDITORIUM AT OS AGOSTOS.  These concerts will consist of a matinee starting at 11.00 and an evening performance starting at 19.00. These concerts will be given by the French-Canadian pianist […]

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Press Release; September 2021

Sunday, September 19th, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE PUBLICATION         SEPTEMBER 2021 CONCERTS           25.08.2021 THERE WILL BE A TOTAL OF FOUR AMIGOS CONCERTS DURING SEPTEMBER 2021.  THESE WILL TAKE PLACE IN THE AUDITORIUM AT OS AGOSTOS.  These concerts will consist of a matinee starting at 11.00 and an evening performance starting at 19.00. The first TWO concerts will be on Tuesday […]

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO THE AMIGOS DE MÙSICA – 30 YEARS OF GREAT MUSIC

Sunday, September 19th, 2021

The Amigos de Música celebrated its 30th birthday this September in exuberant and gleeful style, with a gala dinner and musical evening in the marquee of its beloved home venue of Os Agostos near Sta Barbara de Nexe. It was in 1991 that Christine, Lady Vavasour, in cooperation with Marie and Volker Huber, started the […]

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