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Carlos Marecos "In Focus" - MIC.PT october newsletter

The Portuguese Music Research & Information Centre celebrates Carlos Marecos 50th Birthday in december by featuring him and his work in their category "In Focus". Carlos Marecos graduated in Composition form the Lisbon Superior School of Music and received his Doctorate in Music at the Aveiro University, where he presented his thesis "Interaction between intervallic and spectral structures in instrumental/vocal music", tutored by João Pedro Oliveira and Christopher Bochmann. He has worked with theatre and contemporary dance and he is director of the "Ensemble Portátil", with which he has been working in the area of contemporary music and on harmonization of traditional Portuguese music. Received commissions from different entities and had his works performed in various countries.

The newsletter also discusses "arte electroacustica" a radio programme presented, directed and produced by Miso Music Portugal and the Portuguese Music Research & Information Centre for the Antena 2 National Radio, in conjunction with the Ars Acustica group, of the European Broadcasting Union. Every month, fortnightly on Saturdays at 1 a.m., Arte Eletroacústica presents to its listeners an art which constitutes the pulse of the future, making use of new technologies, interactivity and multimedia, giving them uncommon auditory sensations and letting them rediscover the radio as a platform for new aesthetic experiences.

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