Born in Porto in 1986. He studied classical guitar with Paulo Peres and composition with Fernando Lapa at the Conservatório de Música do Porto from 2002 to 2009.
Graduated in Economics (Universidade do Porto, 2009) and Composition (Escola Superior de Música e das Artes do Espectáculo – ESMAE, 2013). Currently attending the Masters in Composition and Music Theory (ESMAE).
He studied composition with Fernando Lapa, Dimitris Andrikopoulos, Carlos Guedes, Kaija Saariaho, Pascal Dusapin and Emmanuel Nunes, electronic music with Filipe Lopes, Rui Penha and Carlos Guedes and choir and orchestral conducting with Eugénio Amorim.
Guitar teacher since 2009 (Conservatório de Música do Porto, 2009 to 2010, Curso de Música Silva Monteiro, since 2009). Member of the Kinetic research team (automatic music generation) in 2011. Member of Factor E! (since 2013) and Digitópia (since 2010) at Casa da Música.