POEMS BY AMÁLIA RODRIGUES

18.90

TITLE: POEMS BY AMÁLIA RODRIGUES

LANGUAGES: Portuguese / English

AUTHOR: Amália Rodrigues

ORGANIZER: Rui Vieira Nery

INTRODUCTION: Rui Vieira Nery

TRANSLATION: Jamie Rising

ILLUSTRATIONS: André Carrilho

COVER: Malleable / PAGES: 320

ISBN: 9789895365722

EDITION: October 2022 Now available

7 in stock

SKU: 0130660010001 Category: Tags: , , , ,

Description

The undisputed diva and number one figure of FADO (classified as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO) and one of the most international and recognized performers of popular music of all time, Amália Rodrigues, had a facet little known to the general public: that of a Poet. Amália not only wrote beautiful poems, but some of them make up the lyrics to her biggest musical hits and some of the most famous and beloved fados of all time. “Estranha Forma de Vida”, “Lágrima”, “Ó Gente da Minha Terra”, are the best examples of this. In this bilingual work, in Portuguese/English, organized and introduced by the most prominent Fado historian, Rui Vieira Nery, readers of Portuguese and English languages ​​will learn about all of Amália Rodrigues’ original poetry and much more about her life and work. from this unmissable artist, with beautiful new illustrations by the most award-winning Portuguese illustrator today, André Carrilho.

Additional information

Weight 0.4 kg
Dimensions 20.6 × 14.6 × 1.8 cm

POEMS BY AMÁLIA RODRIGUES

18.90

7 in stock