WELCOME to my site—BEM-VINDO!

WELCOME to my site—BEM-VINDO!

 Posing with "a few" flutes, post-concert at the Lisbon Opera House

Posing with "a few" flutes, post-concert at the Lisbon Opera House

 With fellow Powell Artists Philippe Bernold (center), Jean Ferrandis (left), and Alice K. Dade (at piano), performing on the amazing new 18k Gold Powell, at the official Launch Concert in Paris

With fellow Powell Artists Philippe Bernold (center), Jean Ferrandis (left), and Alice K. Dade (at piano), performing on the amazing new 18k Gold Powell, at the official Launch Concert in Paris

 A day off with Syrinx : XXII at the truly wondrous Taj Mahal, in Agra, India.

A day off with Syrinx : XXII at the truly wondrous Taj Mahal, in Agra, India.

 With composer Sören Sieg after the premiere of "So Long" at the Porto.Flute Festival

With composer Sören Sieg after the premiere of "So Long" at the Porto.Flute Festival

  Syrinx : XXII  in action in NY City

Syrinx : XXII in action in NY City

 Porto.Flute Festival of the Portuguese Association of Flutists (AFLAUP)

Porto.Flute Festival of the Portuguese Association of Flutists (AFLAUP)

 Syrinxello, with António Carrilho, recorders, and Catherine Strynckx, cello

Syrinxello, with António Carrilho, recorders, and Catherine Strynckx, cello

        With my beloved collection of Powell flutes

       With my beloved collection of Powell flutes

 Warming up the bass flute backstage

Warming up the bass flute backstage

 Conducting the premier of Jorge Ramos' "Recompor" for flute ensemble at the 4th Summer Flute Academy Photo © Susana Neves /AFV

Conducting the premier of Jorge Ramos' "Recompor" for flute ensemble at the 4th Summer Flute Academy Photo ©Susana Neves/AFV

 Bows after a lecture recital at the Fundação Oriente, Lisbon. With guitarist Júlio Guerreiro and Sadayoshi Takagawa of the Japanese Embassy, haiku reader—thank you!

Bows after a lecture recital at the Fundação Oriente, Lisbon. With guitarist Júlio Guerreiro and Sadayoshi Takagawa of the Japanese Embassy, haiku reader—thank you!

  Syrinx : XXII , with António Carrilho, recorders and Raj Bhimani, piano

Syrinx : XXII, with António Carrilho, recorders and Raj Bhimani, piano

 With the wonderful Daniel Sharp of Powell Flutes in Boston, getting the red-carpet treatment

With the wonderful Daniel Sharp of Powell Flutes in Boston, getting the red-carpet treatment

 Powell Flutes on show at the 4th Summer Flute Academy, with Guest Professor Powell Artist Aldo Baerten, wonderful musician and teacher!

Powell Flutes on show at the 4th Summer Flute Academy, with Guest Professor Powell Artist Aldo Baerten, wonderful musician and teacher!

 Powell flutes galore, at their gorgeous factory in Boston, USA

Powell flutes galore, at their gorgeous factory in Boston, USA

 With my lovely Soubeyran traverso

With my lovely Soubeyran traverso

 India flute gear: four Powells and my Soubeyan baroque flute

India flute gear: four Powells and my Soubeyan baroque flute

  Syrinx : XXII  in concert in Chandigarh, India

Syrinx : XXII in concert in Chandigarh, India

  Syrinx : XXII , visiting Humayan's Tomb in Delhi, a precursor to the Taj Mahal

Syrinx : XXII, visiting Humayan's Tomb in Delhi, a precursor to the Taj Mahal

  Syrinx : XXII  at Ashoka University near Delhi, India

Syrinx : XXII at Ashoka University near Delhi, India

  Syrinx : XXII  performing at the National Centre for the Performing Arts in Mumbai, India.

Syrinx : XXII performing at the National Centre for the Performing Arts in Mumbai, India.

  Syrinx : XXII  at the CCB "Dias da Música" 2015

Syrinx : XXII at the CCB "Dias da Música" 2015

 At the CCB in Lisbon with Machina Mundi

At the CCB in Lisbon with Machina Mundi

 View from the Principal Flute position

View from the Principal Flute position

 Inspirational nature—right in New York City

Inspirational nature—right in New York City