Amalia Rodrigues: 100 years of immortality and fado at the Teatro Real

Fados Teatro Real

Tickets are already on sale for the Madrid International Fado Festival to be held in the Teatro Real he Saturday 26 September 2020 and that throughout the day it will feature concerts by Ana Moura, Cuca Roseta Y Fábia Rebordão.

The Madrid Fado Festival will dedicate the programming of its X Edition to pay tribute to the great diva of the Portuguese genre, Amalia Rodrigues, in the year that marks the centenary of his birth.

For this important event, a day has been designed in which there will be room for different disciplines that will try to bring the figure of the artist closer to the viewer.

Throughout the day you can visit the exhibition “Amália Rodrigues” created by Fado Museum and the EGEAC with photographs and texts related to the Portuguese diva. There will also be two conferences on Amália offered by the experts Jorge Fernando Y Tiago Torres da Silva. Before the music, two emblematic films of the Luso genre will be shown “The Art of Amália” from Bruno de Almeida Y “Amália o Filme” from Carlos Coelho da Silva. As the culmination of the festival, three great female voices will offer two concerts: Fábia Rebordão (17.30H Orchestra Room), Cuca Roseta (19.00h Main Room) Y Ana Moura (21.30h Main Room)


Ana Moura's return to Madrid will be marked by a different and unmissable show.

At a height that the artist is preparing her next album and that the centenary of the birth of Amália Rodrigues is being celebrated, the major name of Fado, Ana Moura presents a concert with a repertoire that is not usually part of her shows and with some re-readings of the Amália Rodrigues songbook in the legendary Teatro Real hall..

It is about, probably, of one of the last opportunities to see Ana Moura on stage, before the arrival of the new album, of the new songs and the new show.

Day 26 of September: Ana Moura Voice: Ana Moura- Portuguese guitar: Ângelo Freire –Viola Fado: Pedro Soares- Acoustic bass: André Moreira Keyboard: João Gomes -Percussion- Mario Costa21.30 h., Great room.


Cuca Roseta is one of the most acclaimed and applauded voices in fado. His voice and enormous talent have conquered many of the most important stages in the world.

After five albums released, in which the production firm of Gustavo Santaolalla or Nelson Motta stands out, Cuca Roseta now presents an album and a show entirely dedicated to Amália Rodrigues. More than a tribute by Cuca Roseta to the greatest voice of fado it is, especially, of a personal thanks to a woman and a work that, From the first moment, they became a fundamental support for his artistic growth as a fado player.

Day 26 of September: Cuca Roseta- Thanks Amália-Voice-: Cuca Roseta – Portuguese guitar: Sandro Costa - Viola Fado: Tunic Goulart- Acoustic bass: Marino de Freitas –Piano: Rubén Alves -Percussion- Ivo Costa- 19.00 h., Great room.


It is considered, unanimously, one of the leading voices of the new fado.

Cousin of Amália Rodrigues, Fábia Rebordão begins to sing regularly in fado houses. Since then, many consider that the singer "has the same bitterness in her voice as Amália" She now presents herself to the public with a renewed image and energy in the year of release of her third album of originals.

In the new show by Fábia Rebordão, some themes from the new album and the most emblematic fados of Amália Rodrigues will be addressed.

In the year of commemoration of the centenary of Amália's death, the presence of a moment of tribute to the greatest voice of fado ever would be inevitable.

Day 26 of September: Fábia Rebordão Voice: Fábia Rebordão – Portuguese guitar: Bruno Chaveiro - Viola Fado: Jorge Fernando –Acoustic bass: José Ganchinho 17.30 h., Orchestra room.