New traditional music from the northern Portugal, with a strong acoustic flavor. Starting from its own musical researches in “deep Portugal”, this band has developed a solid reputation in the Portuguese traditional music scene.
Toque de Caixa won the “José Afonso” Award in 1989 – Best Folk Band of the Year. The award is named after one of the best Portuguese folk-singers of all times and devoted to celebrate new achievements in the evolution of Portuguese traditional and folk music.
Miguel – guitars, viola braguesa, rajão, quatro ocarina, percussion, vocals
Machado – vocals, guitar, keyboards, percussion
Albertina – accordion, concertina, keyboards, percussion
Horácio – guitar, viola braguesa and percussion
Luís Viegas – vocals, percussion
Eugénio – percussion
Tété – gaita de foles, flutes and percussion
Histórias Do Som (Numérica, 1993)
Cruzes Canhoto (Ocarina, 2009)