Luís Mota

Born on 24th October 1991, Luís Mota starts his horn studies at 15 years old with João Carlos Alves and in 2009 is admitted in Escola Superior de Música de Lisboa to study with Jonathan Luxton and later with Paulo Guerreiro. In the middle of his studies, through ERASMUS program, he studies two semestres in Hochschule für Musik und Theater in Leipzig, Germany, with the teachers Thomas Hauschild and Bernhard Krug. Collaborated with such orchesters as Orquestra Gulbenkian, Orquestra Clássica da Madeira, Orquestra de Câmara Portuguesa, Mendelssohnorchester Leipzig, Internationale Junge Orchesterakademie, Aurora Music Festival Orchester. Participated in masterclasses with Hermann Baumann, Marie-Luise Neunecker, Radovan Vlatkovic, Ab Koster, Fergus McWilliam, among others. At the moment he’s studying in ISEIT in Almada under the guidance of Paulo Guerreiro. He teaches in Conservatório das Caldas da Rainha and Conservatório de Música David Sousa in Figueira da Foz since September of 2014.

Alto Patrocínio / High Patronage