Tiago Nunes Leal was born in 1983 in Covington. In 1995 he began his musical studies at the Professional School of the Arts of Beira Interior, Professor Antonio Costa and in 2001 he entered the School of Music where he completed his degree in the class of Professor Jonathan Luxton in 2005.
He attended master classes, coached by Estefan Dohr, Radovan Vlatkovic, Abel Pereira, Bernardo Silva and André Casalet and in 2004 participated in the International Congress of Horns in Valencia (Spain).
Collaborated among others, with the following orchestras: Orchestra of the Algarve Orchestra F. C. Gulbenkian Orchestra of Madeira.
Currently teaching classes in trumpet at the Conservatoire Regional de Setúbal, Conservatory of Caldas da Rainha and contributes regularly to the Beiras Philharmonic Orchestra and Chamber Orchestra of Cascais and Oeiras.