Born in Lisbon in 1984. Studied with Emidio Coutinho at the Professional School of Music Almada. Attended Masterclasses with Dave Taylor, Joe Alessi and Scott Hartman. Band member of the Navy. Played with Gift, fanfare Brass Band, Big Band Hot Club of Portugal, Sextet Thomas Pimentel, Jorge Costa Pinto Orchestra, Tito Paris, Pedro Abrunhosa, Reunion Big Band Jazz, Sérgio Godinho, among many others.