Born in Fundão, David started his composition studies at Conservatório de Música de Coimbra with Ana Magalhães

 

Major in Composition at Escola Superior de Música, Artes e Espectáculo, (ESMAE) Porto, where he worked with Luis Tinoco, Carlos Guedes, Eugénio Amorim, Filipe Vieira, Nuno Côrte-Real and Dimitris Andrikopoulos

 

Master in Music Education, field of Music Composition, by Universidade de Aveiro - Departamento de Comunicação e Arte, under guidance by Sara Carvalho:

"O Ensino Aprendizagem da Análise Musical Através de Estratégias de Questionamento"

 

Teacher at Escola Artística do Conservatório de Música de Coimbra since 2012

 

Composer published by AVA Musical Editions, MIC.PT (Portuguese Music Research & Information Centre), MPMP (Movimento Patrimonial Pela Música Portuguesa) and Libellus Usualis

 

Responsible for organizing in partnership with composer Sara Carvalho the

ENCAPE - Encontro Nacional de Composição e Análise Musical: Perspectivas Educacionais

ENCAPE 2016

ENCAPE 2019 

 

 

Resident Composer in FICA'18 (International Choir Festival - Aveiro 2'18) and Festival ZêzereArts 2018

 

Highliths among his music compositions are works for choir, chamber music, orquestra, colaborations in theater, art instalations and arrangements for varied instrument formations

 

Frequent colaborator with Coro Anonymus, which dedicates exclusively to the performance of living portuguese contemporary composers

 

Worked in several music schools and conservatories such as

Academia de Música e Dança do Fundão

Centro de Cultura Musical

ARTAVE - Escola Profissional Artística do Vale do Ave

Escola de Música da Póvoa de Varzim

Escola de Música do Centro de Cultura Pedro Álvares Cabral, Belmonte

Conservatório de Música da Covilhã

Escola Superior de Educação do Instituto Piaget

 

Researcher in the field of questioning in music education, namely through workshops and action-research projects

 

Colaborated with Serviço Educativo at Casa da Música from 2005 to 2006 and was a member of project Digitópia between 2007 and 2010

 

Participated in masterclasses, workshops and other courses with Clarence Barlow, Magnus Lindberg, Jonathan Harvey, Bruce Pennycook, Tim Steiner, Sam Mason, Paul Griffiths, Klaus Trumpf, Fernando Flores and Olga Prats

 

 

 

 

Biographical audio interview celebrating the 40th birthday (Portuguese only)

Partnership Antena 2/MIC.PT - RTP Play

"Música Hoje - Na 1.ª Pessoa: David Miguel"

 

Interview on XpressingMusic (Portuguese only)

"David Miguel fala-nos da composição e do ensino da música em Portugal."

 

Premiere of "Sorrow came and wept" (Portuguese only)

"ZêzereArts levou música até ao Convento de Cristo"

 

Interview "In Focus" in the Portuguese Music Research & Information Centre

 

 

 

Biography

David Miguel

composer

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