Azorean musicologist, PhD candidate at the University of Évora
, holds a master’s degree in Musical Sciences (FCSH NOVA) and a licentiate’s degree in Music (UÉvora). He is a researcher in training at CESEM and member of MPMP. He catalogued the musical archive of Angra Cathedral, scholarship holder for project ORFEUS
and researcher for project PASEV
. He founded and directed the Ensemble da Sé de Angra and Ensemble Eborensis
with concerts in the Azores islands, Portuguese continent and France. His research interests centre on 17th-century Portuguese polyphony, especially from Alentejo, and music in the Azores from the 15 h- to late-19th-century.