Pedro Carneiro (*1975)
Pedro Carneiro, born 1975 in Lisbon, Portugal as son of the principal trumpeter of the Radio Symphony Orchestra and an amateur actress, Pedro was brought up around concerts, rehearsals and performances. He started learning piano as a small child, but quickly switched to cello and trumpet. As child he was seduced by percussion: the wealth of sounds, timbres, instruments and the unlimited sonic...
About “...e todo eu me alevanto e todo eu ardo...”
This piece is part of an instrumental cycle with the same title. It is based on a poem by Portuguese poet Sebastião da Gama, from which the title is taken, which translates as «my whole self raises, my whole self burns”. All the works in the cycle explore our relationship with our own memory, a continuous struggle of trial and error, reconstructing debris from fading dreams. Part 1b is made up of a string of 8 miniatures.
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