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C0 note (16,35 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

D0 note (18.35 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

C0 note (16,35 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

F0 note (21.83 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

G0 note (24.50 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

A0 note (27.50 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

Marecos, Carlos - M - Portugal 

 
 

 

Biography

Carlos Marecos (b. 1963, Lisbon) graduated in Composition, in 1999, at the Escola Superior de Música de Lisboa, where he studied with Eurico Carrapatoso, António Pinho Vargas and Christopher Bochmann. He completed a PhD in Music, in 2011, at the University of Aveiro, with the composers João Pedro Oliveira and Christopher Bochmann, with a scholarship from the Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT, Portugal). He won the composition prize Prémio Lopes-Graça in 1999 and again in 2000. He directs the chamber ensemble Ensemble Portátil, which is dedicated to contemporary repertoire and modern settings of Portuguese folk music. Carlos Marecos has received commissions from numerous important cultural entities including Culturgest, the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation (Serviço ACARTE), the Expo '98, OrchestrUtopica, the Estoril International Music Festival, and Cistermúsica - Alcobaça Music Festival. In the areas of theatre and dance, he has worked with the stage directors João Brites, Raul Atalaia, Luís Miguel Cintra, as well as the choreographers Madalena Victorino and Vera Mantero. Since 2002, Carlos Marecos has been developing staged works regularly with a team of artists, including the soprano Margarida Marecos, the stage director Paulo Lages, the actor Guilherme Filipe, the set designer Acácio de Carvalho, and the costume designer Manuela Bronze. Outside Portugal, his music has been performed in Spain, France, England, Italy, Denmark, Brazil, Colombia and the United States. Carlos Marecos teaches composition and analysis at the Escola Superior de Música in Lisbon since 2006, being since 2013 the head of the Composition departement. He also teaches at University of Évora.

 
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