Paulo Dias Duarte is a Portuguese award winning composer whose carreer started in the mid nineties with the band “Pablibut Sone” with whom he went on to win the “Young Creators Prize” in 1996 and represent Portugal and the international art show, Torino 97. He later went on to win the prize "Young Creators" again in  1999, but this time with the “Ensemble Raum”

 

Paulo wrote music for Contemporary Dance, Theatre and Cinema and In 2001 he was invited to perform for the President of the Republic of Portugal Dr Jorge Sampaio.

 

Paulo currently lives in London and his music is regularly performed by the OverGround Collective (Big Band/Small Band) and the “Stolen Project”

Paulo Dias Duarte, Overground Collective
Photo by Ben McDonnel