START     ABOUT    AWARDS     work     Concerts     Discography     CONTACT






March, 2018

You will be remembered for always - José Luís Ferreira - a composer, a teacher and a friend! Many stories to tell and unfortunately you won't be able be there. Hope that your music persist in the memory, not only in the ones whom had met you, but also in the memory of everyone who like music with a high level of quality.

February, 2017

In 2015, with the supervision of Francisco Cardoso, I did an investigation aiming to understand what was the feeling of a composer at the moment of the premiere of his work. Late last year (2017) Novas Edições Académicas - Academic New Editions Press - offered me the possibility of publishing this investigation.

For now, the book is in Portuguese. However, I'm looking for the possibility of an English translation.

For more - morebooks

December, 2017

Next Friday, 22nd of December 2017, Filipe Abreu and Tianhong Yang premiere my Sonata for Violin and Piano.

This piece was commissioned by them and this small fragment show the craziness of the 2nd movement.

October, 2017

My work '...from the last breath' for symphony orchestra, awarded on the Young Talent Prize Competition in Portugal (Prémio Jovens Músicos) - SPA / Antena 2 Prize Competition in 2014, premiered by the Calouste Gulbenkian Symphony Orchestra by the Conductor Pedro Carneiro, is now being promote by the Michael Brandstätter's agency Nomus21. You can visit my space in the agency, have a look on the others composer's work and know more about the agency on:

October, 2017

Redefinition... now in video

June, 2017

Everything running perfect for Regina Coeli's project 'A Presença mais pura 5 Poemas para um Regina Coeli'

More in


June, 2017

New CD approaching, which include my piece 'Mask' for Alto and Double-base, commissioned by Sónia Oliveira and João Vargas.

More soon



Was born in OPorto in 1990.

Studied Composition in Escola Superior de Música de Lisboa (Lisbon College of Music) with Professor Dr Sérgio Azevedo, Professor Dr António Pinho Vargas and Professor Dr Luís Tinoco. Still, worked with the Professor Roberto Alejandro Perez, Professor Dr Carlos Marecos, Professor Dr João Madureira, Professor Dr José Luís Ferreira and Professor Dr Carlos Caires in Orchestration, Harmony, Analisys and Electroacoustic Music. Finished with the Master Degree (2011 - 2016).

In 2014, was studentship of Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation for 2014-2015 academic year and was the Young Composer of the season 2014 - 2015 of the Orquestra de Câmara de Cascais e Oeiras (Cascais - Oeiras Chamber Orchestra).

Was the Composer of the project Musicalmente - Music for Babies (season 2016).

Recently was offered a conditional place for a Doctoral Programme in Guildhall School of Music and Drama - United Kingdom - supported by the Calouste Gulbenkian's Foundation, with Professor Dr Julian Philips and Professor Dr Richard Baker.

Full Biography



  • 2016, Honor Medal - from Instituo Politécnico de Lisboa for having highlighted as a National and International Composer.


  • 2015, Nomination - Melhor trabalho de Música Erudita 2015 da Sociedade Portuguesa de Autores.


  • 2015, 1st Prize Winner - Concurso de Composição Antena 2 / SPA - III Edição.


  • 2014, Laureate - Concurso de Composição da Banda Sinfónica Portuguesa - II Edição.


  • 2014, Laureate - Concurso de Composição Antena 2 / SPA - II Edição.





Four Ways... -

No fim do que tudo parece ser... - Scherzo Editions






"Mirror of the Soul" by Ensemble Darcos - work record "Viagens"








"New Harmoniemusik" by Camerata de Sopros Silva Dionísio - work record "The essence of a tear"



Name *

If you donate €3 until the 15th of March 2018, your name will be acknowledge on my next piece for choir, which première will be next May this year, in Singapore.