Press Releases

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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Press Release; June 2021

Monday, June 7th, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE PUBLICATION         JUNE 2021 1st CONCERTS               28.05.2021 THERE WILL BE A TOTAL OF 8 AMIGOS CONCERTS DURING JUNE 2021.  THESE WILL TAKE PLACE IN THE AUDITORIUM AT OS AGOSTOS.  The first two of 4 concerts will be on Tuesday June 15 when pianist KONSTANTIN LAPSHIN will play pieces by Beethoven, Liszt and Rachmaninov […]

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December Press Release

Monday, November 9th, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE PUBLICATION      DECEMBER 2020 CONCERTS             09.11.2020 THERE WILL BE 4 AMIGOS’ CONCERTS DURING DECEMBER 2020.  THESE WILL TAKE PLACE IN THE AUDITORIUM AT OS AGOSTOS.  On Tuesday December 10 Anne Kaasa, the Norwegian pianist, will give a matinee with music by Haydn and Beethoven and, in the evening, Anne will play compositions […]

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October Press Releases

Friday, October 2nd, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE PUBLICATION      OCTOBER 2020 CONCERTS                  30.09.2020 Cellist Mikhail Shumov and Violinist Zachary Spontak will give 2 recitals during October 2020 in the Marquee at Os Agostos.  The first recital on Tuesday October 20 will feature music by J. S. Bach and N. Paganini. The second recitals on Thursday October 22 will have […]

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Revised Press release; February concerts

Friday, February 21st, 2020

Please note  that there is a major change to the programming of our February concerts! Due to illness, the violinist Yura Lee, had to cancel her part in the Järna Trio’s programming and performances planned for us at Os Agostos on Tuesday, February 18th and Thursday, February 20th, 2020.   Juho Pohjonen, piano and Jakob Koranyi, […]

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Press release; February concerts

Friday, February 21st, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE PUBLICATION            FEBRUARY 2020 CONCERTS            17.01.2020 The Järna Trio is led by Juho Pohjonen, piano, who is making a welcome return to the Algarve having played for the Amigos de Musica twice before. Yuro Lee, violin and Jakob Koranyi, cellist are the other members of the trio To mark 250 years since Beethoven’s birth […]

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Press release; December concerts

Friday, February 21st, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE PUBLICATION      DECEMBER 2019 CONCERTS             02.11.2019 Antoine de Grolée, the French piano virtuoso, will give the final Amigos’ concerts of 2019 at Os Agostos.  On Tuesday December 10 Antoine will play music by Robert Schumann, Clara Schumann and Johannes Brahms.  On Thursday December 12 Antoine will play pieces by Beethoven, Robert Schumann, […]

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March Concerts

Friday, February 21st, 2020

CANCELLATION We are sorry to have to tell you that the Amigos de Música Concerts for March 24 & 26 have been cancelled.  We heard yesterday that the pianist, Pierre-André Doucet was to have flown from Canada to Europe via Boston and of course he would not be allowed to return via the same route. […]

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