Armenio de Melo - Artist Page
Armenio de Melo
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Armenio de Melo is considered one of the best guitar players of fado, becoming recognized after entering projects for Martinho d'Assumpcao, an important composer and musician during the golden era of the Lisbon song. De Melo was a resident guitar player for some of the most emblematic fado houses of Lisbon and played regularly for the most important fado singers (Carlos do Carmo, among others) in the Portuguese circuit.

He is currently playing in the music-hall «Amalia» where he is also the music director. Cordatum one of his latest projects, is centered on compositions of classical Portuguese composers.


A Spirit Of Fado, Vol. 5: Instrumental Fado (Playasound, 1992)

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Portuguese, Fado