I've wrote a new piece for flute, this time it was a duo, recognised with the 1st Prize (Category A) from the 3rd Composition Competition for Works for Flute of the Academia de Flauta de Verão, Portugal. The work Traveling for flute and alto flute will the published by Scherzo Editions and premiered on July 30th during the Academia de Flauta de Verão
Congratulations to the compositor contest organisation and to all the winners!

Amanhã, dia 30 de Abril de 2016, pelas 16h, no Museu Nacional Soares dos Reis, será a estreia da Pequena Peça (op.63) que escrevi para trompete Mib/Sib/Fliscorne e Piano.

Finally was published an arrangement I did for Horn Quartet (optional drums).
Autumn Leaves by J. Kosma, a great quartet for an encore!
This was possible thanks to the SMP Press, that recently facilitated all the process of legalising music arrangements. It is available as a digital download.



Some videos from concerts in Praha (August 2015)...


Now also kids can sing Matosinhos!
I would like to announce that the song "A aranha e os alfaiates" that I worte based on a poem by António Torrado, has received an honourable mention in the 2nd Song Children Composition Contest based on Portuguese Poems, organised by the APEM (Associação Portuguesa de Educação Musical).
It is the first piece I sorte form singers, a very interesting experiente Soon there will be 2 Children Songs ciclos...
This particular song, will be available for free at the  "Projeto Cantar Mais" cantar mais.