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Jose Alberto Gomes

  • PHD
  • Curator - Digitópia
  • Fundação Casa da Música
  • 8PublicationsNumber of items in Jose Alberto's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 13Followers


Born in Porto in 1983. He started studying music at the School of Music's Oscar Silva, where he graduated as an external student of piano at the Conservatoire of Porto. In 2007 completed a degree in Composition at the School of Music and Performing Arts and attended the Dartington College of Arts in England for a semester through. Created strong bonds with new technological possibilities and the role of music in music theater, film, installations and electronic improvisation, taking particular interest in seeking new ways and new musical “places”. He is currently teaching in the course of Electronic Music and Music Production - ESART and course of Audiovisual Communication and Multimedia - Lusófona University of Porto. He is a member of the team Digitópia and FactorE of Casa da Música Foundation were guides a number of workshops in computer music creation and performances of the Education Department. He is doing his PhD in Computer Music at Catholic University. He performs regularly in public projects both in solo and group projects, such as the Música Viva Festival with the Speaker Orchestra, music and sound design for the play O que lhe quiserem chamar staged by Lee Beagley, programming for interactive sound installation ArtAbilitation: An Interactive Installation for the Study of Action and Stillness Cycles in Responsive Environments Tony Brooks and André Rangel meeting in Alcance de Todos , the NIU Gallery in Barcelona and the Passos Manuel Porto with the music project Nima

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Recent publications

  • Capture and transformation of soundscape data for artistic creation

    • Gomes J
    • Costa G
    • Pinho N
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  • Promoting Awareness for the Acoustic Phenomenon: a Survey of Pedagogical Practices and Research Projects Developed at EA/CITAR

    • Cordeiro J
    • Gomes J
    • Gonçalves M

Professional experience

Curator - Digitópia

Fundação Casa da Música

May 2007 - Present

Equiparado a Assistente

ESART - School of Applied Arts

September 2008 - July 2011(3 years)


Universidade Lusófona do Porto

September 2010 - February 2011(5 months)



September 2007 - July 2009(2 years)



Universidade Catolica Portuguesa - Catholic portoguese University

September 2009 - Present

ESMAE - Composição

September 2004 - October 2008(4 years)

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