Solmization and the Guidonian Hand

The latest video of the project “Early Music Sources” addresses a very interesting issue of Medieval and Renaissance music theory: solmization.

Presentation in FLAUTUÉ Conference

Photo from my paper presentation in the Conferences – 2.º FLAUTUÉ “Presence and Context of the Flute in Évora”, last July 10th in Évora Public Library.

Remembering a concert in Chartres

… or the most awful organisation of a concert. Today I stepped on a poster and a magazine from June 2016, the time when I was in Chartres for a concert with Ensemble Eborensis where we performed in one of the city’s finest churches: Saint-Aignan. Here are some posts of this journey to the French…

Paper at Congress Carmelites in the Luso-Hispanic World

No próximo dia 21 de Julho irei apresentar uma comunicação no Congresso Internacional “Os Carmelitas no Mundo Luso-Hispânico – História, Arte e Património”, que decorrerá na Sociedade de Geografia de Lisboa.

Manuel Cardoso’s “Cum audisset Joannes”

The sackbut and cornett ensemble ONIRIA will be performing in Faro (Algarve) next September 23rd (I will be given further info on this). They shared recently in the group’s facebook page the motet Cum audisset Joannes (for SATB) by Portuguese composer Manuel Cardoso (1566-1650).

Edition of Pedro de Cristo’s “Ai mi Dios”

I have recently published in my Humanities Commons profile page a edition I made of Portuguese composer Pedro de Cristo’s (c.1550-1618) villancico Ai mi Dios for Christmas. Pedro de Cristo was an Augustine friar in the monasteries of Santa Cruz of Coimbra and São Vicente de Fora in Lisbon.

Presentation in Congress “Reading the Middle-Ages”

Photos from my presentation during the International Congress “Reading the Middle-Ages Today” that took place June 22nd in the University of Minho, Braga. I talked about the medieval sacred soundscape of Évora from the writings of two late-17th-century Jesuit priests about Évora: Manuel Fialho and Francisco da Fonseca.

Paper at 2.º FLAUTUÉ – Flute Festival

Na próxima segunda-feira, dia 10 de Julho, irei apresentar uma comunicação no âmbito  da conferência “Presença e Contexto da Flauta em Évora”, que se realizará na Biblioteca Pública de Évora no âmbito do 2.º FLAUTUÉ – Festival de Flauta Tranversal.

Presentation in IHC Seminar

Photo from my presentation last June 19th during the IHC’s Seminar “Os intelectuais portugueses durante o Estado Novo: percursos e posicionamentos” in Palácio do Vimioso, University of Évora.

Paper at International Elvas Conferences

Amanhã, dia 24 de Junho, irei apresentar uma comunicação nas Conferências Internacionais de Elvas, este ano dedicadas aos “750 anos de São Domingos em Elvas”, decorrerão entre 23 e 24 de Junho.

Paper at Conference Reading the Middle-Ages Today

No próximo dia 22 de Junho irei apresentar uma comunicação na International Conference “Reading the Middle-Ages today: Sources, Texts and Translation”, organizado pelo Centro de Estudos Humanísticos, que decorrerá de 22 a 23 de Junho no Anfiteatro do Instituto de Letras e Ciências Humanas, Universidade do Minho (Braga).