Recordings

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CD: Elogio das Sombras

Recording Date: 2012
Recording Location: Auditório Vianna da Motta, Escola Superior de Música de Lisboa (ESML), Lisboa, Portugal
Release Date: October 2021

Label: Clean Feed (Lisbon)

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Description:
An improvised duo recording with Pedro Carneiro (marimba with damper pedal) and Carlos "Zingaro" (violin)

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CD: Pedro Melo Alves' Omniae Large Ensemble

Recording Date: November 2020
Recording Location: Grande Auditório, Centro Cultural Vila Flor, Guimarães, Portugal
Release Date: October 2021

Label: Clean Feed (Lisbon)

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Description:
A live recording of Pedro Melo Alves' Omniae Large Ensemble, conducted by Pedro Carneiro

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CD: Nau Quarteto + Pedro Carneiro

Recording Date: March 2021
Recording Location: Orquestra de Câmara Portuguesa (OCP), Algés, Portugal
Release Date: July 2021 

Label: Phonogram Unit (Lisbon)

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Description: An improvised recording with Nau Quartet (José Lencastre, João Lencastre, Hernâni Faustino, Rodrigo Pinheiro) and Pedro Carneiro (marimba)

 

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CD: Bad Company

Recording Date: January 2021
Recording Location: Orquestra de Câmara Portuguesa (OCP), Algés, Portugal
Release Date: June 2021

Label: Clean Feed (Lisbon)

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Description:
An improvised duo recording with Pedro Carneiro (marimba with quarter tone extension) and Pedro Melo Alves (prepared drumset)

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CD: Explorations 24 (marimba duo)

Recording Date: March 2021
Recording Location: Orquestra de Câmara Portuguesa (OCP), Algés, Portugal and William Paterson University, New Jersey (USA)
Release Date: May 2021

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Description: A recording with Pedro Carneiro and Payton MacDonald (marimba), featuring improvised/semi-improvised/graphic notation music

 

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CD: Kinetic études

Recording Date: January 2021
Recording Location: Orquestra de Câmara Portuguesa (OCP), Algés, Portugal
Release Date: April 2021

Label: Phonogram Unit (Lisbon)

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Description: A improvised duo recording with Pedro Carneiro (marimba with quarter tone extension) and Rodrigo Pinheiro (piano) 

 

Upcoming Recordings

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CD: Pedro Carneiro and Ulrich Mitzlaff

Recording Date: April 2021
Recording Location: Orquestra de Câmara Portuguesa (OCP), Algés, Portugal
Release Date: June 2021

Label: Bandcamp

Description:
An improvised duo recording with Pedro Carneiro (marimba) and Ulrich Mitzlaff (cello)

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CD: Pedro Carneiro and João Pedro Viegas

Recording Date: March 2021
Recording Location: Orquestra de Câmara Portuguesa (OCP), Algés, Portugal
Release Date: to be confirmed

Label: to be confirmed

Description:
An improvised duo recording with João Pedro Viegas (bass clarinet) and Pedro Carneiro (marimba with quarter tone extension)

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CD: Eve de Castro-Robinson Portrait

Recording Date: Summer 2021
Recording Location: Orquestra de Câmara Portuguesa (OCP), Algés, Portugal 
Release Date: November 2021

Label: Rattle Records (New Zealand)

Description: A recording of "Four Marimbulations" (for solo marimba) on a CD dedicated to the music of Eve de Castro-Robinson.

 

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CD: Toru Takemitsu | Concertos and Chamber Music

Recording Date: 2008 and 2021
Recording Location: Estonia Concert Hall, Tallinn, Estonia, Centro Cultural de Belém (CCB), Lisbon, Portugal and  Orquestra de Câmara Portuguesa (OCP), Algés, Portugal
Release Date: to be confirmed

Label: to be confirmed

Description:
A recording of Gitimalya, Cassiopeia, Cross Hatch and other smaller scale works, performed by Pedro Carneiro (marimba/percussion) and the Estonian National Symphony Orchestra with conductor Olari Elts

Past Recordings

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CD: Portuguese Chamber Music of the XXI - Vol. IV

Recording Date: June 2020
Recording Location: O'Culto da Ajuda, Lisbon, Portugal
Release Date: March 2020

Label: Miso Records (Lisbon)

Description: A recording of works for ensemble and electronics by Portuguese composers, including Asper, by Ricardo Ribeiro, performed by Sond'Ar-te Electric Ensemble, conducted by Pedro Carneiro

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CD: Gonçalo Gato - NowState

Recording Date: June 2020
Recording Location: O'Culto da Ajuda, Lisbon, Portugal
Release Date: June 2020

Label: Kairos (Vienna)

Description: recording of compositions by Gonçalo Gato, which includes Equilíbrio with Sond'Ar-te Electric Ensemble, conducted by Pedro Carneiro

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CD: Book of Spirals
Recording Date: November 2019
Recording Location: Orquestra de Câmara Portuguesa (OCP), Algés, Portugal
Release Date: March 2020

Label: Creative Sources Recordings (Lisbon)

Description:
An improvised quintet recording with Ernesto Rodrigues (viola), Guilherme Rodrigues  (cello), Hernâni Faustino (double bass), Pedro Carneiro (marimba with quarter tone extension) and Rodrigo Pinheiro (piano)


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CD: Hippocampus guttulatus

Recording Date: November 2019
Recording Location: O’Culto da Ajuda, Lisbon, Portugal
Release Date: February 2020

Label: Creative Sources Recordings (Lisbon)

Description:
An improvised live recording as a guest with the IKB Ensemble


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CD: Chant

Recording Date: November 2015
Recording Location: Escola Superior de Música de Lisboa
Release Date: August 2016

Label: Improvising Beings (Paris)

Description:
An improvised recording of a quintet of marimba, violin, viola, cello and double bass, featuring Carneiro, Zíngaro, Camões, Mitzlaff and Pereira

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CD: Mariana Abrunheiro / Cantar Paredes

Recording Date: 2015
Recording Location: Orquestra de Câmara Portuguesa (OCP), Algés, Portugal
Release Date: Novembro 2015

Label: Boca (Lisboa)

Description:
Marimba and vibraphone collaboration on the track "Verdes anos"

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CD: Prima Luce

Recording Date: Janeiro 2014
Recording Location: PontoZurca Almada
Release Date: Setembro 2014

Label: Scherzo Editions (Portugal)

Description: A recording of Carlos Marecos “Música para 4 guitarras e marimba” with Quarteto de Guitarras de Lisboa, as part of their debut CD

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CD: Mosaic

Recording Date: June 2011
Recording Location: Universidade de Aveiro
Release Date: November 2013

Label: MPMP (Portugal)

Description: A recording of works by João Pedro Oliveira which includes the recording of “Angel Rock” by Carneiro and Nuno Pinto

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DVD: ANA VIEIRA: e o que não é visto.

Recording Date: December 2010
Recording Location: Various locations, Lisbon
Release Date: March 2011

Label: Midas Filmes (Portugal)

Description: A documentary on the visual artist Ana Vieira, directed by Jorge Silva Melo, with original music by Pedro Carneiro

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CD: Subject2Change featuring Pedro Carneiro: “Soundtracks and Inventions”

Recording Date: May 2010
Recording Location: Albany St Studios, Dunedin, New Zealand
Release Date: TBC (currently under production)


Label: Ode Records (New Zealand)


Description: A recording with Subect2Change featuring Pedro Carneiro (marimba, vibraphone, piano) on an improvised concert, in May 2010 in Dunedin, New Zealand

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CD: Volume 20: Society for Electroacoustic Music, USA (SEAMUS)

Recording Date: September 2010
Recording Location: Grande Auditório, Centro Cultural de Belém, Lisbon
Release Date: June 2011

Label: Seamus USA)

Description: A recording featuring Pedro Carneiro (snare drum) performing Cort Lippe’s “Music for Snare Drum and Computer”

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CD: Nrsimha: Akira Nishimura

Recording Date: May 2009, May 2010
Recording Location: All Saint’s Church, London and Grande Auditório, Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon
Release Date: 25 September 2010

Label: Camerata (Japan)

Description: A recording of Akira Nishimura’s quintet “Mayu”, featuring Pedro Carneiro and the Arditti String Quartet, as well as a recording of the solo marimba work, “Three Fragments of Piya”. It also includes Nishimura’s String Quartet No.4 “Nrsimha”

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CD: Spiral of Light: Portuguese Music for Strings and Marimba

Recording Date: Autumn 2007 and Spring 2009
Release Date: March 2010

Label: Etcetera Records (Holland)

Description: A recording of Portuguese music for marimba and string quartet, featuring Pedro Carneiro and the Arditti String Quartet. Works by Oliveira, Penha, Tinoco, Rosa, Carneiro, Rafael, Almeida

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CD: Quarteto Vintage & Pedro Carneiro

Recording Date: July 2008
Release Date: June 2009

Label: Quarteto Vintage (Portugal)

Description: Quarteto Vintage’s debut recording, which includes the recording of Luís Tinoco’s Short Cuts (D), for clarinet quartet and marimba/vibraphone (one player).

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CD: Brad Bodine: Kaleidoscope: Concerto for Marimba and Orchestra
Recording Date: September 2007
Recording Location: Benaroya Hall/Seattle, USA
Release Date: June 2009
Label: MMC Recordings (USA)
Description: A disc featuring Brad Bodine’s concerto, featuring Pedro Carneiro as soloist with the Seattle Symphony Orchestra, with conductor Gerard Schwarz

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CD: Mantler – Vibraphone/Marimba Concerto

Recording Date: November 2007
Recording Location: Kleiner Sendesaal 2/BBR/Berlin, Germany
Release Date: 21 November 2008

Label: ECM Records (Germany)

Description: A disc featuring all the concerti by Michael Mantler, featuring Pedro Carneiro as soloist on the Vibraphone/Marimba Concerto

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CD: Afrika – Gabriel Erkoreka

Recording Date: June 2008
Recording Location: ORCAM, Madrid, Spain
Release Date: 11 November 2008

Label: Stradivarius (Italy)

Description: A disc featuring four concerti (marimba, accordion, flute and guitar) by Spanish composer Gabriel Erkoreka, featuring “Afrika”, the marimba concerto – with the Orquesta de la Comunidad de Madrid, conducted by José Ramón Encinar

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CD: Exploratory Music from Portugal 2007

Release Date: November 2007

Label: The Wire Magazine (UK)

Description: A compilation of Portuguese Contemporary Music released by The Wire Magazine in November 2007. Includes an excerpt of Pedro Carneiro’s “Manifesto/Utopia” (electroacoustic six-channel composition)

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CD: Ardor – Erkki-Sven Tüür 

Recording Date: March 2003
Recording Location: Estonia Concert Hall, Tallinn, Estonia
Release Date: March 2007

Label: ECM Records (Germany)

Description: A disc dedicated to the music of Estonian composer Erkki-Sven Tüür featuring “Ardor”, a concerto for marimba and orchestra written for and dedicated to Pedro Carneiro – performed with the Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Olari Elts.

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CD: Improbable Transgressions

Recording Date: November 2005
Recording Location: Fábrica da Pólvora, Barcarena, Portugal
Release Date: February 2007

Label: Sirr-Ecords (Portugal)

Description: A double album of improvised music for marimba, “hacked” by several sonic artists worldwide: André Sier, Ivan Franco, Convolution Brothers (Cort Lippe & Miller Puckette), João Pedro Oliveira, Chris Brown, Cristian Vogel, Stephan Mathieu, Ralf Wehowsky and Brandon LaBelle. An exciting and original collaborative work!

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DVD: Détacher le grain de l’épi

Release Date: December 2006
Label: Kazo Productions (France)

Description: A documentary and art film on Pedro Carneiro’s solo percussion work “When the dusk was wet with dew…”, created and directed by french filmmaker Hélène Bouquin

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CD + DVD: John Psathas: View from Olympus

Recording Date: December 2005
Release Date: October 2006

Label: Rattle Records (New Zealand)

Description: A recording of John Psathas double concerto “View from Olympus” – for piano, percussion and symphony orchestra. It features Carneiro, Michael Houstoun and the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra.

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CD: Exploratory Music from Portugal 2006

Release Date: October 2006

Label: The Wire Magazine (UK)

Description: A compilation of Portuguese Contemporary Music released by The Wire Magazine in October 2006. Includes Pedro Carneiro’s “When the dusk was wet with dew…” (for solo percussion).


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DVDplus: Les Percussions Chez Iannis Xenakis

Psappha, Rebonds A & B, Okho
Release Date: October 2004

Label: Zig-Zag Territoires(France)

Description: Carneiro’s first recording for Zig Zag Territoires and the label’s first DVD+. It features Carneiro’s electrifying versions of these classics, as well as including interviews related to the making of this recording and a video clip of Rebonds B.

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CD: Crazy Mallets/Portuguese Music for Marimba

Recording Date: 2002
Recording Location: All Saints Church, East Finchley, London
Release Date: November 2003

Label: Deux Elles (UK)

Description: A poetic compilation of Portuguese music for solo marimba, consisting entirely of World Première recordings, including several works by Tinoco, Oliveira, Soveral, Carneiro, Chagas Rosa and Azevedo.

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CD: Exploratory Music from Portugal 2003

Release Date: October 2003

Label: Atlantic Waves Festival (2003) (UK)

Description: A compilation of Portuguese new music. Includes an excerpt of João Pedro Oliveira’s “Liquid Bars” (dedicated to Pedro Carneiro), for marimba and electronics.

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CD: Hipnótica

Release Date: September 2001

Label: MetroDiscos (Portugal)

Description: Collaboration on the Hipnótica CD “Decode”.

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CD: Exploratory Music from Portugal 2001

Release Date: September/October 2001

Label: The Wire Magazine (UK)

Description: A compilation of Portuguese Contemporary Music released by The Wire Magazine in October 2001.
Includes Pedro Carneiro’s “… e todo eu me alevanto e todo eu ardo…” (part 1b – for solo marimba).

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