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Premiere

From my hands to your hands (2023) for piano and fixed-media electronics
World premiere: Tenri Cultural Institute, New York City, 18 November 2023.
Live recording.

George Fisher,  piano

Premiere

Campanhã, (2023) for concert flute/alto flute, clarinet/bass clarinet, cello, percussion and fixed media electronics.

Commissioned by Cultura em Expansão, cycle "Musical works of Porto composers from the decade of 20"

Supernova Ensemble: Concert
Clara Saleiro, ​Flute/Alto Flute  
Frederic Cardoso, Clarinet/Bass Clarinet
Carina Albuquerque, Cello
João Dias, ​
 Percussion

Recording of world premiere, November 10, 2023, Igreja de S. Pedro de Miragaia, Porto, Portugal

Track release

Becoming space (2021) by SSS-Q + Carlos Guedes

Susana Santos Silva, Trumpet
Jorge Queijo, Percussion
Carlos Guedes,  Live electronics

COVER CARLOS GUEDES + ssq final

Album release

Shadows and reflections (2021) by Chess released by Gateway records.
 
Nikolaj Hess, Piano
Carlos Guedes, Live electronics

Cover Chess

Premiere

Experiment# 1 in acoustic cross-synthesis voice-flute
World premiere: :ElectroFest, NYU Abu Dhabi, February 22, 2020

Cristina Ioan, Bass flute

UAE Premiere

Fragile Ecosystems for bass drum and fixed-media electronics (2019-2020).

UAE premiere at ElectroFest 2020, February 22, 2020.
João Dias, Bass drum. 

World premiere: November 29, 2019 at Microvolumes 3.113 in Sonoscopia Commission by João Dias as part of project “DiRE-SoNo: Discursos de (R)Evolução do som no espaço,” a project that was a winner of Criatório, a grant for support of artistic creation from the city hall of Porto, Portugal in 2018.

Live performance

Live performance with João Dias at Electrofest, Feb, 22, 2020

João Dias: Prepared bass drum
Carlos Guedes: Live electronics

The saga continues, Bryan

Part of EP “Far Out”, the soundtrack of “Uma coisa longínqua,” a play-movie by Teatro de Ferro.

Retro-fitting the future is a mission now!

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NOTÍCIAS
La Brume

“La brume, et la plume du poète qui inquiète” for string orchestra is finally available on Bandcamp, and on iTunes and other streaming platforms!

 

A piece part of the soundtrack for “La revoyure,” a film by Saguenail.

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Infected City

The Infected City is the second single of the EP “Far Out”!

In search of a new hope

“In Search of a New Hope” just released in most streaming platforms! 

 

The first song from EP “Far Out”, the music from “Uma Coisa Longínqua” a play-movie by Teatro de Ferro.

Disposofónicos

Disposof​ó​nicos: Acumuladores de Objectos Sonantes, an amazing box set from Sonoscopia containing several years of their amazing work is out on Bandcamp.

 

Hear also Carlos Guedes contribution to Phobos with piece Phobia robotica.

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Cover Unsolvable

Released on March 28, 2019, the EP features music for big band and string quartet performed by Orquestra Jazz de Matosinhos (OJM) and Quarteto de Cordas de Matosinhos.

 

The release is from Improbable Records, on CD and LP.

 

This can also be heard on Bandcamp, and on the usual streaming platforms.

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SSS+Q - CG
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Digital version of the SSS-Q+Carlos Guedes album released on Oct. 1, 2017 by Wasser Bassin.

VIDEO OF PHOBOS AVAILABLE Recorded at Serralves em Festa 2017, Porto

Phobos, Dysfunctional Robotic Orchestra is a set of small robots and automatic music generation devices that form a Dysfunctional Robotic Orchestra, an orchestra with strange instruments with defects, genetic mutations and erratic behaviours.

Watch an excerpt of Carlos Guedes's composition Phobia Robotica finally out!

JINN - A CHOREOMUSICAL WORK with music by Carlos Guedes
Premiere: March 14, 2016 at NYUAD Innovation Studio

Jinn

VIDEO OF WORLD PREMIERE OF “1985” AT A.BEL CONCERT IN CASA DA MÚSICA

A concert in collaboration with INESC TEC, who developed a.bel, an smartphone app that enables audience interaction with the music in real time.

PHONAMBIENT AT CASA DA MÚSICA, 2014

Phonambient is a project of transformation of contemporary sound heritage, showcased at Casa da Música between 10-14 February, 2014.

Creative approaches to sounds from several cities including Porto and Abu Dhabi, including the world premiere of my “Canon a 4 con uccelli obbligati” for 5.1. surround diffusion, made with sounds from Sir Bani Yas Island wildlife reserve captured in Ambisonic format.

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