Paula Azguime

Composer and flutist, was born in Lisbon in 1960. In 1985 created with Miguel Azguime Miso Ensemble, a flute and percussion duo, one of the most important Portuguese contemporary music groups. She has an intense artistic activity, with incursions in graphic design, video and scenery; joins a long dedication to the promotion of Portuguese composers and the promotion of contemporary music. Within this framework has developed numerous activities highlighting the creation of the independent label Miso Records, the International Festival Musica Viva, the creation of the Portuguese Federation of Electroacoustic Music / UNESCO, the direction of the Portuguese Section of the International Society for Contemporary Music / UNESCO.