Miguel Madaleno was born in 1983, born in Montemor-o-Novo. He began his musical studies at the age of 9 in Guitar, highlighting the Teacher Mário Martins.
With 11-year-old began the study of Trumpet, although it was the guitar, the natural choice tool in career.
He graduated from the Superior School of Education and School of Music in Lisbon, following direction Orchestra and Band, the School Direction in Huelva - Spain and Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music, under the guidance of Maestro Navarro Lara. He studied Music Pedagogy with Jos Wuytack.
Instrument teacher and Initiation and Musical Expression, mentor and collaborator in various musical projects, began his path as Maestro in 2006 in New Orchestra of Guitars. Since January 2013 is the Maestro Philarmónica Orchestra of Lisbon.
Paulo Duarte was born in 1978 in Santarém. He began his musical studies with 12 years in Piano and Trumpet .
He studied at the Conservatory of Setúbal, later continuing his training with Jos Wuytack in Music Pedagogy and Orchestra and Band Direction in School Direction in Huelva - Spain and Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music, under the guidance of Maestro Francisco Navarro Lara.
He began his journey as Maestro in the Choir of the Philharmonic Society Agricultural Union in 2001, while still maintaining the position, having also directed ensembles.
Performs duties as Professor of Piano, Music Theory and is Conductor of Orchestra Philarmónica Lisbon since January 2013.