Portuguese/American Cultural Exchange, Inc.
Bridging Luso-American Communities through Fado
Fado, the soul of Portugal, comes to the US!
Portuguese/American Cultural Exchange, Inc.is a non-profit corporation located in Woburn, Massachusetts. PACE's mission is to engage US and Portuguese cultures through the fado, an urban music of Portugal that expresses the Portuguese identity through lyricism, composition, performance and community.
Rodrigo Costa Félix
Returning to the US in July 2014
With Marta Pereira da Costa, Pedro Pinhal and local artists and musicians
Event dates and locations to be announced
Rodrigo Costa Félix has been touring Europe extensively in support of his second CD, “Fados de Amor,” which has been recognized as Best CD of the Year by the prestigious Amália Rodrigues Foundation. Costa Félix is a singer, composer and lyricist whose recent single “Amigo Aprendiz” was named one of the 12 best ballads of 2012 by The Atlantic Monthly. He will be joined on stage by Marta Pereira da Costa, a virtuoso of the Portuguese guitar, and Pedro Pinhal, a veteran viola player who has accompanied many of fado's greatest artists.