Luís Toscano

Tenor
2012

After an early training as chorister in the Coro dos Pequenos Cantores de Coimbra, Luís continued his musical studies at Coimbra Conservatory, while also achieving a Licentiate Diploma in Economy from the University of Coimbra. He subsequently obtained a Portuguese Government scholarship to research, edit and perform 16th and 17th centuries Portuguese music, while completing his Masters in Music at the University of Aveiro. Presently, he is a PhD student in Art Studies | Music Studies at the University of Coimbra and researcher at the Centre of Classical and Humanistic Studies of the same institution.

Alongside his position with Ars Nova Copenhagen, Luís is the music director and member of Cappella Musical Cupertino de Miranda. He is also co-founder of La Farsa and a member of Grupo de Fado Aeminium, Capela Gregoriana Psalterium and Coro Casa da Música. He works regularly with other groups, such as The Brabant Ensemble, Theatre of Voices, Contrapunctus, Musica Ficta, Vocal Ensemble and Ludovice Ensemble.

Participated at following concerts with Ars Nova

Summa Monday den 10. September 2012 kl. 22:00 Theaterhaus Stuttgart
Summa Sunday den 9. September 2012 kl. 16:00 Garnisons Kirke, København
Summer concert Friday den 10. August 2012 kl. 19:30 Jetsmark Kirke
Summer concert Thursday den 9. August 2012 kl. 19:00 Skagens Museum
Roskilde Festival Sunday den 8. July 2012 kl. 12:30 Roskilde Festival
A Danish Interlude Sunday den 27. May 2012 kl. 16:00
Rush hour concert Friday den 25. May 2012 kl. 16:30 Trinitatis Kirke
Minimal Roots Sunday den 25. March 2012 kl. 19:00 Glasgow City Halls, Grand Hall
Minimal Roots Saturday den 24. March 2012 kl. 18:00 Glasgow City Halls, Grand Hall
Minimal Roots Friday den 23. March 2012 kl. 22:00
St. John's Passion Sunday den 18. March 2012 kl. 16:00 Garnisons Kirke, København
St. John's Passion Saturday den 17. March 2012 kl. 16:00 Odense Domkirke
St. John's Passion Thursday den 15. March 2012 kl. 19:30 Sankt Lukas Kirke, Århus
Minimal Roots Sunday den 19. February 2012 kl. 19:30 Charlottenborg
Minimal Roots Friday den 17. February 2012 kl. 19:00 Kunsten, Aalborg