The initiative, organized by the Música Vadia Association, with the support of Horta’s City Council, brings together in Faial names like You Can’t Win Charlie Brown, Filho da Mãe, Octapush, Julinho da Concertina, Stone Dead, DJ Quesadilla, Tigra and Yes Man, in a mixture of styles and rhythms “for all tastes”.
“With a tailor-made poster, to be both inclusive and challenging, MUMA has grown and brings this year to Faial a broader set of projects, reflecting the wealth of universes that inhabit the new national music,” said Miguel Machete, a of the organizers of the show, at a press conference held in Horta, Faial Island.
According to him, MUMA, which will take place from May 16 to 19 at the Teatro Faialense in Horta, will allow you to show the different “how to make music in Portuguese, whether they have an African, American or Minhota influence, whether they use a computer or a guitar. ”
“The alignment of this show offers a handful of concerts that pass through the top of national production in various musical genres,” the MUMA organization said, recalling that none of them had previously performed on Faial Island.
Horta’s mayor, José Leonardo Silva, highlighted the fact that MUMA (which is in its 4th edition) has been “growing in quality”, and is currently taking on a “differentiating” and innovative “, which provides” quality music “to the people of Faial.
Tickets for the shows range from 9 euros (daily) to 18 euros (for the whole show), and young people under 20 years old pay only 15 euros to attend the entire event.