“Fado” is a symbol of the portuguese nationality, even it is not the national song. From region to region, Portugal possesses several rich and typical folk music. However, it is appreciated and recognized in all the portuguese country. The spirit of “Fado” is the expression of a collective soul, made of each one’s soul.
“Fado” is “Intangible Heritage of Humanity” by UNESCO, since November 2011.
“Severa”, José Malhoa painting