Compositions

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ILLUSTRATE INTERNAL CLOUDS : : : Flute, clarinet, piano and string quartet

Commissioned by Arte no Tempo for ars ad hoc ensemble
Supported by Programa Garantir Cultura (Ministry of Culture, Portugal)
Watch it at documentary “ars ad hoc • ignição


CAE MI VOZ : : : Flute, clarinet and baritone saxophone

Portuguese winner of “Prémio Ibermúsicas de Composição e Estreia de Obra 2021


CHAMARIZ DE LICEIA : : : Flute, clarinet, violin, viola, cello and percussion

Commissioned by Associação Portuguesa de Compositores and Câmara Municipal de Oeiras
Premiered by Lisbon Ensemble 20/21 at CROMA – Festival de Música Contemporânea de Oeiras (2021)


CORIOLAN OVERTURE (Beethoven) : : : Transcription for 6 organs

Winner of B category of International Composition Award – Órgãos do Palácio Nacional de Mafra (2021)


ATRITO : : : Accordion and string quartet

Winner of the 2nd prize of the 5th Edition of Folefest Composition Competition 2021
Duration: ≈ 9′


NA PLANGÊNCIA : : : Clarinet and electronics

Commissioned by Batista Júnior
Duration: 5’40”


DAS LINHAS REVOLTAS DAS MÃOS : : : Guitar and electronics

Commissioned by Arte no Tempo
Premiered at “Reencontros de Música Contemporânea 2021
Duration: 2′


DESIGN TRANQUIL SILVER : : : Flute, accordion, cello and contrabass

Duration: ≈ 6′


TEXTURAS DE SOMBRA : : : Bass clarinet and electronics

Commissioned by Frederic Cardoso. Premiered at Casa da Música (2019)
Track in album “Lux et Umbra” by the same clarinetist – published by Artway Records (2021)
Duration: ≈ 9’30”


ORGIAS DO AGORA : : : Baritone saxophone and electronics

Premiered at Casa da Música (2019) by Henrique Portovedo
Other performances: Museu Lázaro Galdiano (Madrid) and Conservatorio Giuseppe Verdi (Milan)
Duration: 16’30”


SONATINA : : : Flute

Winner of the joint prize at the conference “Flute: Hands on Research 2018
Premiered by Clara Saleiro at Universidade de Aveiro
Duration: ≈ 6’30”


SAL : : : String quartet

Duration: ≈ 11′


12 GLISSANDI-MESSAGES FROM HERMES : : : Percussion and piano

Duration: ≈ 3′


DUET : : : 2 clarinets

Duration: ≈ 9′


E É SEMPRE MELHOR O IMPRECISO QUE EMBALA DO QUE O CERTO QUE BASTA : : : Clarinet

Premiered by Frederic Cardoso at Conservatório de Música de Paredes
Track in album “Mixed Dialogues” by the same clarinetist
Other performances: VII Festival Internacional de Clarinetistas at Rio de Janeiro by Batista Júnior (2019) and Espaço Lisboa Incomum by Frederic Cardoso (2018)
Duration: ≈ 12’30”


O JARDIM DO SILÊNCIO : : : Violin, cello and piano

Commissioned by Casa da Música (Young Composer in Residence 2017)
Premiered by Artium Trio
Duration: ≈ 10′


CURVATÓRIO : : : Orchestra

Commissioned by Casa da Música (Young Composer in Residence 2017)
Premiered by Orquestra Sinfónica da Casa da Música conducted by Baldur Brönnimann
Duration: ≈ 10’30”


FEBRES DE ARABESCOS EM FRISOS INERTES : : : Ensemble

Commissioned by Casa da Música (Young Composer in Residence 2017)
Premiered by Remix Ensemble by Peter Rundel
Duration: ≈ 11′


COLOSSO : : : Youth Windband

Winner of the 2nd Prize of “Concurso de Composição para Orquestra de Sopros Juvenil Município de Lousada”
Duration: ≈ 5’30”


THE MEANINGFUL LIGHT : : : Piano and light brightness

Duration: ≈ 7′


FALA : : : 4 timpani

Duration: ≈ 7′


KIND OF SENSUOUS MEANINGFULNESS : : : Flute, clarinet and piano

Premiered at Teatro Municipal de Vila do Conde
Duration: ≈ 11′


EXERCÍCIO DE APOFENIA : : : Cello and percussion

Premiered at Teatro Municipal de Vila do Conde (2016)
Duration: ≈ 6′


MY TINY LITTLE PIECE : : : orchestra

Premiered by Orquestra Sinfónica da ESMAE conducted by Ivo Venkov at Teatro Helena Sá e Costa
Duration: ≈ 6’20”


BETWEEN CHOICES : : : Ensemble

Duration: ≈ 8′


ALUSÃO : : : Flute, 50 clarinets and 50 saxophones

Winner of the Honorable Mention of “Prémio de Composição Casa da Música / ESMAE no Dia Mundial da Música 2015”
Premiered by Clara Saleiro, conducted by Pedro Neves
Duration: ≈ 5′


ÉTUDE, LÁ. SOMETHING. : : : Oboe

Commissioned by Antena 2 – RTP for the 29th Edition of “Prémios Jovens Músicos”
Duration: ≈ 3′


IRRAZIONALITÀ : : : Orchestra

Honorable Mention of the 4th Edition of “Concurso de Composição SPA/Antena 2”
Duration: ≈ 7”