Júlio Resende started playing piano when he was four years old . After in the Conservatory , then began his studies in 2000 with Jazz Zé Eduardo . Studied with Rodrigo Gonçalves , Pedro Moreira and Mario laginha . In 2003 he was selected to the 1st National Youth Big Band. He finished the course at the School of Hot Club and integrated the respective Ensemble . Participated in several international workshops with teachers from prestigious U.S Jazz Universities. In 2004 he moved to Paris , where he studied with Yves Torchinsky , Philippe Michel , Frédéric Saffar and Lillian Deric , and played in several formations .
He recorded his first album in 2007 for the Clean Feed , well referenced " Júlio Resende - Of The Soul " , becoming the youngest national musician to edit a disc for the label as a leader . He has played with musicians such as Perico Sambeat , John Hebert , Masa Kamaguchi , Carlos Bica , Bruno Pedroso , Carlos Barretto , André Fernandes , João Paulo Esteves da Silva and Mario laginha , among others .
In 2008, John Paul Esteves da Silva , created the " Happennig " project.
Taught the course of the Piano Jazz School JBJazz in Lisbon in 2006/2007 , and in several Jazz' Workshops . Finished the University of Aveiro in Music - Performance , with a thesis on improvisation.