Recent PhD graduate nominated for Prêmio Açorianos de Música
Posted on 7 March 2014
Lourdes Saraiva, who recently completed a PhD under the supervision of Thomas Simaku, has been nominated for best composer at Prêmio Açorianos de Música for her composition 'Retrato Metafísico de Porto Alegre' (Metaphysical Portrait of Porto Alegre) for guitar.
The composition was recorded on the CD ‘Porto Allegro’ in 2012, played by Daniel Wolff. Prêmio Açorianos de Música (Azores Award of Music) take place in Brazil in April 2014.