The LIRA DO DIVINO ESPIRITO SANTO (Holy Spirit Marching Band) of London was formed in February of 1975. It is named after the religious brotherhood in our community that founded it. The Band’s first public Appearance took place in June of 1975 in the city of London.
An Introduction to Ranchos, Traditional Portuguese Folk Dance. Music and arts play a prominent role in Portuguese culture, and traditional folk dances called Ranchos Folclóricos stem from the country's rural areas and farming communities. ... The different dances and costumes represent different regions in Portugal.