Luís Bittencourt is percussionist, composer, researcher and music producer. Bittencourt is considered “a master of sound experimentation” (Vision Magazine) and his performances “a torrent of originality” (Casa da Música), presenting works by international composers and his own compositions. He has performed and collaborated with Lee Ranaldo and Leah Singer (Sonic Youth), Jeffrey Ziegler (ex-Kronos Quartet), Phill Niblock, Found Sound Nation, Gabriel Prokofiev, David Cossin (Bang on a Can), Jon Rose, among others. Besides his activities as solo performer, Bittencourt is hired researcher in the project “XPerimus: experimentation in music in Portuguese culture: history, contexts and practices in the 20th and 21st centuries” and integrated researcher at INET-md.


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