A la découverte des archives sonores numériques du musée du fado

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. On June 2016, the Museu do Fado Digital Sound Archive was open for public enjoyment. That project responds to a growing interest from the general public, but also the Fado community awareness of the relevance of historical sound recordings. It also answers the academic interest on historical recordings. […]

août 30th, 2016|Actualités, Musique|0 Comments

Voyage en paysage sonore avec Phonambient

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. Phonambient project aims at sound recording and preserving, within a digital database that gives free access to characteristic local and regional sounds. […]

Dans les coulisses : l’équipe d’Europeana Sounds se réunit au Teatro Nacional de São Carlos

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. At the end of January 2016, representatives from 24 partner organisations within the Europeana Sounds consortium met in Lisbon for our annual Plenary meeting. Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas (FCSH) , at the University of Lisbon, in collaboration with the British Library , organised the event at Teatro Nacional de São Carlos, Lisbon, an opera house from the late eighteenth century. The location of the meeting was exquisitely beautiful. […]

février 17th, 2016|Actualités, Objectifs, Organisation @fr|0 Comments

Découvrez le rap portugais avec le projet RAPortugal 1986–1999

Cet article est disponible uniquement en anglais. RAPortugal 1986–1999 is a research project that combines scientific research, training, social intervention and artistic creation. This project, funded by the DGArtes (Directorate-General for Arts), aims at studying what is known as the first period of the history of Rap music in Portugal, from 1986 to 1999, following a previous research developed by Soraia Simões within the “Mural Sonoro” and the Institute for Contemporary History (NOVA University). […]

Le monde à l’envers avec les Estudantinas au Portugal

Cet article est disponible uniquement en anglais. Carnival is a millenary tradition, well-known for turning the “world upside down”, by performing dances, songs and other rituals that tend to criticise power and social order. Traditional folk music plays an important role in building local, regional and national identities. […]

août 4th, 2015|Actualités, Musique|0 Comments

A Portuguesa, petite histoire d’un hymne national

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. The Portuguese National Day is celebrated on June 10th, being dedicated to Portugal, to Camões and to the Portuguese Communities. The National Anthem was adopted after the Republic was deployed, in 1910, and its history goes back to the early 1890’s. […]