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Hourly Fee
Beginner £25.00
Intermediate £25.00
Advanced £25.00
Expert £30.00
Casual £30.00

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Personal Description:

Gonçalo joined the Consevatório Regional de Setúbal (Conservatory), Portugal, with 11 years in the class of Maria do Mar, passing also by Joana Cipriano, Jorge Vinhas and António Figueiredo, with which he finished the conservatory. Gonçalo attended masterclasses with Joana Cipriano, Filipa Serrão, Lorenzo Colitto, Petter Stark, Lesley Hatfield and David Adamns. He also did various orchestra courses, among which, the Metropolitana’s School, Art and Cult Orchestra Festivals, the VIII International Course of Orchestral Art, the Music Festival Junior, the 1st stage of the Symphony Orchestra "Ensemble" and the VII International Early Music Summer Course . He was conducted by Christopher Bochmann, Pedro Neves, Cristiano Silva, Ernst Schelle, Cesario Costa, Luis Carvalho, Vasco Pearce de Azevedo, José Eduardo Gomes, Osvaldo Ferreira, Joana Carneiro and Peter Stark.
In 2014 Gonçalo was accepted for undergraduate studies (Bachelor in Music, instrument variant - Violin) at ESART - Escola Superior de Artes Aplicadas - in Castelo Branco, Portugal, under the tuition of Augusto Trindade and Alexandra Trindade and in 2017 he was accepted for postgraduate studies (Master degree in Music Education) at the same institution.
Currently he is taking his Master degree in Music Performance at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama under the tuition of David Adams.
In 2013 Gonçalo received the First Prize Nano Músicos Electroacústicos 2013 for his merit in the interpretation of "The Fifth String" piece for violin and electronics, by the composer João Pedro Oliveira, part of the Festival Dias de Música Electroacustica (Electroacoustic Music Days Festival).

Tutoring Experience:

Gonçalo took his Master degree in Music Education in Escola Superior de Artes Aplicadas in Castelo Branco (2017), Portugal, where he learned a lot about different ways of teaching and learning and the mind itself.
Gonçalo has two years of teaching experience where he taught students from 11 to 19 years old.

Tutoring Approach:

Gonçalo has a very simple and straight forward way of teaching, focusing on the learning and/or improve the (basic) techniques in order to achieve a better performance where the student chooses his pace according to his own study.

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Native Language: Portuguese
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
References Available: Yes (✔ On File)


  • Escola Superior de Artes Aplicadas in Castelo Branco (2018) - Master Degree in Music Education (Masters) (✘ Not On File)
  • Escola Superior de Artes Aplicadas in Castelo Branco (2017) - Bachelor Degree in Music, Instrument variant - Violin (Bachelors) (✘ Not On File)
  • Conservatório Regional de Setúbal (2014) - Grade 8 (School) (✘ Not On File)

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