Ângela da Ponte

Undergraduate in composition, by the Superior School of Music and Performing Arts (Oporto), she is a composer and a teacher at the Regional Conservatory of Music of Vila Real.Was born in Ponta Delgada in 1984, and started the first musical steps with the violin at the age of six in the Regional Conservatory of Ponta Delgada.Angela writes music for orchestra, ensemble, solo, electronic music, orchestrations and soundtracks. Now, Angela is an MPhil in Composition student at The University of Birmingham (United Kingdom), oriented by Jonty Harrison and Vic Hoyland and Young Composer in Residence 2011 at Casa da Música (Oporto).