CAtiveiro, by André Gil MAta

I’ve post producted André’s long movie “Cativeiro” (Captivity), which won the “CPLP” prize in DOC Lisboa ’13. André Gil Mata is also the director for the short “O Coveiro”. The OST for “O Coveiro” was released on the Marvellous Tone label on a very special and limited edition (book + cd).  

Original Music for tv show – Mau Maria (RTP)

Mau Maria is a 6-episode documentary on the portuguese exquisite places and people. It was my first musical piece for TV, which you can listen at the beginning of each episode. This a very personal and creative approach, and you can find me playing at a pimp garage on the 2nd episode.   All episodes … Read more

Lavadouro – Festival Manobras

For this year’s edition of  “Festival Manobras” I developed a project along with Ana Matos Fernandes (voice, Capicua) and Pedro Geraldes (guitar, Linda Martini). I was doing keyboards on a bunch of original songs with one common theme: the city of Oporto and it’s relation with water. Texts were collected from different authors and me … Read more

NANO T (OST) – MARIONET/TAGV, Coimbra

From the 4th to the 6th July the new creation of the theater company Marionet was on stage at TAGV, Coimbra. I was responsible for composing the original soundtrack. Here’s a hint. And here’s a video installation (with original music too) running at the hall of the venue.   Nano-T was a piece conceived under … Read more

Piece for Tuning Cars

I took part of #3 Pecha Kucha Night Guimarães with a sound piece to be played on modified cars. Following the presentation of Pedro Magalhães on his artistic and anthropological view about the subject, two 15 minute audio tracks of mine were played on this custom soundsystems. The cars were installed on the place of … Read more

what is the color when black is burned (OST)

“What is the color when black is burned”* is a sound and dance piece conceived by myself and performer Vera Mota which takes “the desert” as a field of work and concept. The premiere was during Festival MAP/P as an invitation from Fabrica de Movimentos and took place in the magnificent http://www.tnsj.pt/home/msbv/index.php?intID=7&intSubID=12. This is a … Read more

OUT OF OFFICE

I’m heading to Talasnal, Serra da Lousã, for the artistic residence due to the new play by Alexandre Lemos (Marionet) named NANO-T. It’s gonna feel like holidays in this amazing and peaceful place. So, I’m out of “studio” with a bag of microphones, from the 2nd to the 9th June.

“O coveiro” Original Soundtrack

Just finished the OST for the shortcut movie “O Coveiro” directed by André Gil Mata. Six months of work, loads of recordings. Here’s a preview.

ARGONAUTA – ANTENA 2

The respectful Antena 2, a radio focused on classical musical forms, has dedicated an hour of it’s program to some of the work I have been developing. Argonauta is a radio show conducted by Jorge Carnaxide where some dark ambient sounds (people like Lustmord, Vangelis, etc) are usually featured. This session was builded up by … Read more

Guest mix at Musicometro

The music platform Musicometro has asked me to create a special podcast for it’s website. I’ve done a mix using some of the stuff I’ve listening to lately, mixing old synthesizer music with the new forms of electronics. To check here.