Sara Carvalho

Was born in Porto, Portugal, in 1970. She received her first musical training at the age of three. In 1995 she graduated with a First Class Degree in Composition, Music and Teaching from the University of Aveiro. In 1996 she was awarded an MA in Music from York University in the United Kingdom. Sara’s music has been played regularly in Portugal and abroad, and it has been broadcast on radio on several occasions. Artistic Director of Ciclos de Concertos Momentum and founding member of the Contemporary Music Group Momentum. Sara works in the Department of Art and Communication of Aveiro University where she teaches Composition, Analysis and Orchestration. She is a regular collaborator at “Casa da Música” (Porto).