The group’s purpose is to combine traditional Cante Alentejano (folk music from the Alentejo region of Portugal) with elements from other musical traditions, such as classical music.
Five musicians, of different generations, and with diversified musical formations, from the band. Five voices, one cellist, two acoustics guitarists, an accordionist and a percussionist bring an intimate style to Traditional Cante songs.
Celina Piedade – vocals, accordion
José Melo – vocals, guitar
Cláudio Trindade – vocals, percussion
Susana Santos – vocals, cello
Tolentino Cabo – vocals, guitar