As one of today’s pioneers of modern Fado music, Ramana Vieira is creating current, new compositions while respecting the traditions of classical Fado. As a resident of San Leandro, CA, Vieira is passionate about exploring new avenues for Fado music in the United States, combining tradition with her own breath of new life. Contact us if you would like to collaborate with Fado artist Ramana Vieira or to learn more about her music. We are always open to working with agents, management and major labels.

Listen to:
My Country Portugal

"Fado Da Vida" as directed by Helder Pedro

Ramana Vieira - FADO DA VIDA music video Directed by Hélder Pedro, produced by Entao Productions.

"Ai Mouraria" 

Most Viewed Video. Ramana Vieira live in concert with ensemble at the beautiful, historic theater Firehouse art's center. April 2nd, 2011. This song is a tribute to the legendary Amália Rodrigues.

Povo Que Lavas No Rio

Featured in the New York TImes. Ramana Vieira & Ensemble Performance at the Gallo Center for the Arts, Modesto California

Livestream Performance 

FADO MARUJO. A Fado by Amalia Rodrigues. This is from our Sofia Theater Live Stream on May 7th, 2021

"Coimbra" performed at the Gallo Theater Oct. 13, 2018

Portuguese folkloric song, "Coimbra" performed by Ramana Viera & Ensemble live at the Gallo Center for the Arts, October 13, 2018.

Trago Fados Nos Sentidos

March 5, 2015 Sound Room Oakland, CA 

Faculty Concert at Jazzy West 2016

At Jazzcamp West 2016. For the first time, each faculty member had their own individual concert with their own unique presentation. Featured in the New York Times.

Fado da Vida at Soundroom in Oakland, CA

This is the title track song from my new album Fado Da Vida. Lyrics by Euclides Cavaco, music by Ramana, violin Ela Polak, Bass Alberto Ramirez, mando Pat Fahey. Percussion Steve Nelson.

"Mother Mary" written by Ramana Vieira

I have always felt a connection to our Divine Mother. This song was a long time in the making. I wanted to write a song honoring our Lady of Grace.