The University Choir Lusiada began operations in November 1988, under the direction of Conductor Maria do Rosario de Mendonça Correia Almeida. It is open to students of this University, as well as those wishing to develop their vocal qualities and taste the corner.
Theater of São Luís
Over the years, the choir has participated in Lusiada University Solemn Opening and Closing Sessions of the academic years Lusiada Universities of Lisbon, Porto and Vila Nova de Gaia. He has performed several solo concerts and in conjunction with other choirs, and to highlight the exchanges with the Choir of the University of Beira Interior, the Choir of the Technical University, the University of Aveiro Choir, the Choir of the University of Lisbon, Coro Ciudad Granada, La Follia Choir and concerts with choirs Rising Sun, Olissipo Vocal group, Arsis, Bach Choir, Publia Hydrangea, etc.. Also toured the country and a tour to the South of Spain with concerts in Granada, Motril and Guadix.
On days 12 to 16 November 1997, participated in Rome, in V Concorso Internazionale di Musica Sacra Corale "Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina" and obtained the gold medal in the category BG: cori misti senza operates obbligatoria.
Concert under the V Concorso Corale Internazionale di Musica Sacra
"Giovanni Pierluigi of Palestrina",
Chiesa di Sant'Ignazio, Roma, 12 to 16 November 1997
Organized the meetings of Sacred Music "Sol Omnibus Lucet" held in St. Catherine's Church and Church of São Vicente de Fora.
The Choir's repertoire is varied, spanning various eras and styles. In addition to the good disposition prevailing in each test, the work is focused on individual vocal technique and together with the collaboration of the pedagogue corner of Vianey Cruz, on the Mount of choral works, the interpretation and dissemination.