Orquestra Os Violinhos

Conductor: Filipa Poêjo

Founded in 2003, under the musical direction of Filipa Poêjo, the Orchestra Os Violinhos performs regularly in the main venues of Lisbon and Oporto: National Theatre of São Carlos, Gulbenkian Foundation, Belém Cultural Center, Casa da Música, Teatro São Luiz. This orchestra has performed hundreds of concerts in Portugal mainland and in the Azores, and in countries such as Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Norway, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United States. Two of its international tours were awarded with the High Patronage of the President of the Portuguese Republic. Assuming itself as a training orchestra, with a pedagogical character, the Orchestra Os Violinhosalso has artistic objectives and plays an important role of cultural decentralization and social responsibility, through the performance of concerts in schools or hospitals, and associating with fundraising campaigns.

Thurday, 18 July

Fórum da Parreirinha (Peniche), 22h

Participants List

Julianstown Youth Orchestra (Ireland)
Camerata da Academia de Música de Lisboa
Xavier College Choir and String Orchestra (Australia)
Trio Adamastor (Portugal)
Sudbury Youth Orchestra (Canada)
Orquesta Infantil Promúsica de Málaga (Espanha)
Zurich Youth Choir (Switzerland)
Orquestra Os Violinhos
North Stars Chamber Orchestra (United States)
Kiryat Tivon Youth Orchestra (Israel)