He is on to something!

He is on to something!

Nuno Silva is one of those musicians that really inspire me. He plays beautifully the Oud and the Persian Santur (hammered Dulcimer) – and – he is not too shabby on the frame drums, let me tell you! For me personally it is a joy to hear him. I saw him for...
Who will join us?

Who will join us?

It was a joy to receive the visit of “Olavo Tengner Barros” here at GaitaMaker! Olavo is a wonderful flutist, teacher of modern concert flute at the “Porto Music Conservatory” and at the “Lisbon Superior School of Music”. He is also arguably the utmost specialist in...

Trad.folk music a daily part of people’s life

I was very glad that in the end I was able to find the time and make it. Even if just to attend the round-table about the subject – “Challenges of teaching traditional music”. How could I miss the “2º Encontro de Música Tradicional Portuguesa”, organized...