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Apr
25
Thu
Liberty Day, Madeira
Apr 25 all-day

The Portuguese celebrate Freedom Day on 25 April every year, and the day is a national holiday in Portugal. The Carnation Revolution was a military coup started on 25 April 1974, in Lisbon, Portugal, coupled with an unanticipated and extensive campaign of civil resistance.

Madeira Rum Festival, Avenida Arriaga, Funchal
Apr 25 @ 12:00 pm

Rum tasting, masterclasses, cocktails…

Miguel Pires, SCAT Funchal Music Club & Restaurant, Funchal
Apr 25 @ 6:30 pm

Miguel Pires & piano

 

Concerto “Canções de Abril”, Machico Forum, Machico
Apr 25 @ 9:00 pm

Next Thursday, April 25, at 9:00 pm, in the auditorium of the Machico Forum, the Choral Group of Machico and the group Cantarias – Group of Traditional Songs from Between the Rivers, Penafiel, will sing “Abril”.
The group Cantarias is in Madeira, at the invitation of the AGCM, to carry out a cultural exchange with the purpose of celebrating with us the 25 years of the Choral Group of Machico and the realization of this thematic concert.

You can find more information about the Cantarias group at https://www.facebook.com/cantarias/

There will be interpreted themes by Fernando Lopes-Graça, Zeca Afonso, Paulo de Carvalho, José Calvário, Vitorino, Martins Júnior, José Mário Branco, Madredeus, Adriano Correia Oliveira, Duo Ouro Negro, Paulo de Carvalho, José Maria Monteiro, and José Fanha.
It is intended to honor composers and interpreters of Portuguese music who, without any shadow of doubt, are the example of men and women who have made their thinking and public performance the ultimate exponent of freedom.

Accompanying the Choral Group of Machico will be the musicians Nuno Santos (piano), Marco Silva (saxophone), Emanuel Faria (guitar), Filipe Gouveia (bass guitar) and Caio Oliveira (percussion).

For the accomplishment of this spectacle we count with the indispensable support of the MACHICO MUNICIPAL CHAMBER and the MACHICO COUNTY BOARD. Thank you in advance for the support given to the Culture of our land.

The entrance is free.
We count on your presence and enthusiasm!

Miguel Pires – Around The World, Restaurante Bahia, Casino da Madeira, Funchal
Apr 25 @ 9:15 pm

 

The new weekly show, “Around The World”, is a journey of the senses through the World, passing through Europe to Africa, Asia and America. Elvis Presley, Leonard Cohen, Ray Charles, Stevie Wonder and Tina Turner will be able to travel to the Bahia Restaurant through the presentation and representation of some of the most emblematic figures in world music history such as Adele, Elton John and Elvis Presley, of Carmen Miranda, Célia Cruz and Edith Piaf.

It is a show especially designed for the Casino of Madeira that aims to enhance the cultural diversity of the four corners of the World on a single stage. The singers to perform at this show are the two most famous names on Madeira Island, Vânia Fernandes, winner of the RTP programs “Operação Triunfo” and “Festival da Canção”, and Portugal’s representative in Eurovision, and Miguel Pires a of the best male voices ever from the Region.

The show will also be supported by a musical band composed of seven musicians and directed by the musical director Georgy Titov, a ballet body will be led by the renowned ballerina Juliana Andrade, and the costumes will be made by the designer Madeirense André Pereira. The show is accompanied by a menu, inspired by Mediterranean cuisine, with drinks included, ideal for celebrating special moments.

RESERVATIONS / INFORMATION
casino.madeira@pestana.com
+351 291 140 424

Apr
26
Fri
Madeira Rum Festival, Avenida Arriaga, Funchal
Apr 26 @ 12:00 pm

Rum tasting, masterclasses, cocktails…

Miguel Pires – Quinta do Furão, Santana
Apr 26 @ 8:30 pm

Miguel and his Piano… wonderful!

Music at the Museums, Museum Henrique e Francisco Franco, Funchal
Apr 26 @ 9:00 pm

The group “Machetes de Machim” was created in 2013 and the objective of this group is, through its varied repertoire, motivate the young people to practice the Madeiran Kordofones and contribute to a formation of audiences in this area.

This musical group performs at the Henrique and Francisco Franco Museum on April 26th at 7pm, do not miss the opportunity to see these talented youngsters.

Free admission upon reservation.

291 211 090

museu.franco@cm-funchal.pt

Whyte Blues Band, CR7, Funchal
Apr 26 @ 10:00 pm

Wind down with the Whyte Blues Band – free concert at CR7

Apr
27
Sat
Madeira Island Ultra Trail
Apr 27 all-day

Schedule

Saturday, 27th of April 2019 – Races

00:00 – Start of MIUT (Porto Moniz)

05:00 – Concentration in Machico for the athletes of ULTRA (car park near BP Station)

05:30 – Departure of the buses towards the departure of the ULTRA race

07:00 – Start of ULTRA (São Vicente)

07:15 – Concentration in Machico for the athletes of MINI (car park near BP Station)

07:45 – Departure of the buses towards the departure of the MINI race

09:00 – Start of MINI (Porto da Cruz)

09:00 – Concentration in Machico for the athletes of MARATHON (car park near BP Station)

09:30 – Departure of the buses towards the departure of the MARATHON race

11:00 – Start of MARATHON (Monte – Funchal)

Sunday, 28th of April 2019 – Awards Ceremony

10:30 – Delivery of drop bags from MIUT and ULTRA (Forum Machico)

11:30 – Awards ceremony for MARATHON and MINI races (Forum Machico)

12:30 – Awards ceremony for MIUT and ULTRA races (Forum Machico)

– For reasons of force majeure, the schedules and locations might be changed.

Madeira Rum Festival, Avenida Arriaga, Funchal
Apr 27 @ 12:00 pm

Rum tasting, masterclasses, cocktails…

Madeira Classical Orchestra, Madeira Regional Assembly, Funchal
Apr 27 @ 6:00 pm

SATURDAY, APRIL 27 | 6:00PM
Madeira Regional Assembly
Madeira Classical Orchestra
Guest Conductor: Benoît Fromanger
Soloist: Juliette Hurel
W. A. Mozart [1756-1791] – Opening As Bodas de Fígaro
[1786]
W. A. Mozart [1756-1791] – Flute and Orchestra Concert in
D major, K 314 [1778]
Ludwig van Beethoven [1770-1827] – Symphony No. 6
“Pastoral” in F major, Op.68 [1808]

Miguel Pires, MED, PortoBay Hotels, Funchal
Apr 27 @ 7:30 pm

Miguel and his Piano…

Music Nights, House Jazz, Funchal
Apr 27 @ 8:00 pm

Music Night at House Jazz every Saturday Night 20.00 – 23.00, with Robin Hird, blues / jazz guitarist. Featuring Alex “the singing chef” who will join Robin at about 21.45 and sing a collection of classic songs.

Make sure you book a table and enjoy a meal while listening to excellent music. Telephone for reservations:- 962844116.

 

Apr
28
Sun
Madeira Rum Festival, Avenida Arriaga, Funchal
Apr 28 @ 12:00 pm

Rum tasting, masterclasses, cocktails…

Miguel Pires, SCAT Funchal Music Club & Restaurant, Funchal
Apr 28 @ 6:30 pm

Miguel Pires & piano

 

Miguel Pires, Portofino Bar, Vila Porto Mare, Funchal
Apr 28 @ 9:00 pm
Music A La Carte.
Concerto Músicas de Sempre, Centro de Congressos Da Madeira, Funchal
Apr 28 @ 10:00 pm

Part of the 169th Anniversary celebrations,  the Municipal Band of Funchal – Artistas Funchalenses, is pleased to invite you to the Concert of the 169th Anniversary, entitled “Músicas de Semper”, on April 28 at 6:00 p.m. hours, at the Congress Center of Madeira.
Under the Artistic Direction of Maestro Aquilino Silva, we will have the voices of Laura Silva, Mónica Pinto and Triova Voices.

Apr
30
Tue
Miguel Pires, Lisboa Bar, VidaMar Resort Hotel Madeira, Funchal
Apr 30 @ 9:00 pm

The repertoire ranges from Portuguese to Brazilian Music, with English, American and Latin songs.

May
1
Wed
Music Nights, House Jazz, Funchal
May 1 @ 8:00 pm
Every Wednesday Night it’s Music Night at House Jazz. Excellent Russian Violinist playing Jazz standards. 20:00 – 22.00. Enjoy home cooked food whilst listening to Andrei.
Book your table – 962844116.