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YEAR 2019

JANUARY:

27th January 2019 - Chamber Music concert: duo "in | Two"
 
19:00, Schloss Burgau, Düren - GERMANY
Violin: Álvaro Pereira
Piano: Vasco Dantas

YEAR 2018:

JULY:

20th - 29th July 2018 - Concert @ Marvão International Music Festival
 
Marvão, PORTUGAL


MAY:

19th May 2018 - Piano Recital
 
19:00, Sant'Antonio dei Portughesi, Rome, ITALY


FEBRUARY:

13th February 2018 - Concert "Paganiniana" of Forum Deutscher Hochschulen
 
Gladbeck, GERMANY
Programme:
Pieces on themes by Paganini, including the complete Paganini Études by Liszt and Brahms.

7th February 2018 -
 Opening Concert of Valletta International Piano Festival 2018
 Mediterranean Conference Centre - Valletta, MALTA

JANUARY:

South East Asia tour:
15th - 19th Januray 2018 - Piano Recitals, Masterclasses and Lectures

 Bangkok, THAILAND

9th - 15th January 2018 - European International Piano Festival 2018
 Singapore, SINGAPORE

YEAR 2017:

DECEMBER:

9th December 2017 - Piano Recital at Tsarytsino Palace
 
Moscow, RUSSIA
Programme:
Mussorgksy, Balakirev, Stravinsky.

NOVEMBER:


XX November 2017 - Piano Recital
 Auditório Manuel de Falla of Real Conservatório de Madrid, Madrid - SPAIN

21st November 2017 - Collaboration with Sonor Ensemble
 20:00, Teatro Principal, Zamora - SPAIN
Programme: 
Isaac Albéniz, Román Alís, André Jolivet, Dmitri Shostakovich and Ástor Piazzolla.

25th November 2017 - Piano Recital
 St Ann's Church - Manchester, ENGLAND
Programme: Ravel, Gershwin, Fados and more portuguese traditional music.


OCTOBER:

10th October 2017 - Piano Recital at "Museum Für Lackkunst"
 Münster, GERMANY
Programme: M. Mussorgsky - Pictures At An Exhibition

8th October 2017 - Piano Recital at "Zitadelle Jülich"

 Jülich, GERMANY
Programme: Stravinsky/Agosti - Firebird; Ginastera - Sonata no.1, M. Mussorgsky - Pictures At An Exhibition


SEPTEMBER:

22nd September 2017 - Piano Recital @ "Teatro Constantino Nery"
 Teatro Constantino Nery - Matosinhos, PORTUGAL
Programme: "Music Poetry and Fantastic Stories" including Schumman, Wagner, Liszt, Ravel and Stravinsky.


10th September 2017 - Piano Recital at La Chapelle Saint Laurent (Historic Monument)
 
15:30 La Chapelle Saint Laurent, Tours - FRANCE

Programme: Wagner-Liszt, Burnay, Bach, Schumman, Ravel, Stravinsky.

JULY:

30th July 2017 - Festival Música Júnior 2017
 
Europarque, Stª Maria da Feira, PORTUGAL
Programme: 
Gerswhin - Rhapsody in Blue

Conductor: Joshua dos Santos
Presenter: Gabriela Canavilhas 

28th July 2017 - Festival Música Júnior 2017
 
Montalegre, PORTUGAL
Programme: 
Gerswhin - Rhapsody in Blue
Conductor: Joshua dos Santos
Presenter: Gabriela Canavilhas 

22nd July 2017 - "in | Two", concert in duo
 Tegernsee, Bayern - GERMANY
Programme: Includes arrangements of traditional German Bayern songs, portuguese Fados and south american Tangos.
Violin: Álvaro Pereira
Piano: Vasco Dantas

20th July 2017 - Piano Recital at Münster University
 19:00, Münster Musikhochschule, GERMANY
Programme: Gershwin - Rhapsody in Blue
1st Piano: Vasco Dantas
2nd Piano: Armen-Levon Manaseryan

9th July 2017 - Violin concert for the 20th anniversary celebration of "Academia de Música A Pauta"
 18:00, Casa da Música (Sala Suggia), Porto - PORTUGAL
Note: Returning back to perform violin at the Annual Concert of my previous violin school "A Pauta", after invitation for this "nostalgic concert" wehre the old students will go up on stage to perform with their fellow younger students.

JUNE:

22nd June 2017 - Concert at the cycle "Quintas às Sete" live for the Portuguese National Radio "Antena 2" 

 Sala Luís Freitas Branco, CCB - Lisbon, PORTUGAL
Programme: Schumann "Kinderszenen", Agosti/Stravinsky "Firebird", Ravel "Gaspard de la Nuit" and Gershwin "Three Preludes".


9th June 2017 - Piano Recital at Münster University
 19:00, Münster Musikhochschule, GERMANY
Programme: Schumann "Kinderszenen" and Agosti/Stravinsky "Firebird" suite.


MAY:

26th and 28th May 2017 - "in | Two" , concerts in duo
 Tegernsee, Baviera - GERMANY

Programme: Kreisler, Beethoven, Mozart, Piazolla and A. Victorino D'Almeida.
Violin: Álvaro Pereira
Piano: Vasco Dantas

7th May 2017 - Piano Recital at "Les amis du Mesnil Sant Martin"
 
Montaut, FRANCE

Programme: Wagner-Liszt, Burnay, Bach, Schumann, Ravel, Stravinsky.

APRIL:

29th April 2017 - Piano Recital at "Dias da Música 2017"
 Centro Cultural de Belém, Lisbon, PORTUGAL
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4th April 2017 - Celebration Concert of  the 100th anniversary of the Porto Music Conservatory
 Conservatório de Música do Porto, Porto, PORTUGAL
Programme: Scarbo from Gaspard de la Nuit, Ravel

MARCH:

18th March 2017 - Piano Recital
 Saint Anthony of the Portuguese Church, Rome, ITALY

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Programme: Scarlatti, Beethoven and Liszt

4th March 2017 - Piano recital at "Ciclo de Concertos do Palácio da Pena"
 Palácio da Pena, Sintra, PORTUGAL
Programme: "Franz Liszt returns to Sintra"
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FEBRUARY:

16th February 2017 - "Dantas & Depois Duo" on live recital for "Antena 2" radio 
 19:00, Sala Luís Freitas Branco - CCB, Lisbon, PORTUGAL

7th-13th February 2017 - 6th Valletta International Piano Festival & Piano Competition 2017
 La Valletta, MALTA
Note: Awarded the Valleta International Piano Competition "Grand Prix"
 
JANUARY:

7th January 2017 - "in | Two" duo concert at Stielerhaus Tegernsee
 
19:00, Tegernsee, Bayern - GERMANY
Violin: Álvaro Pereira
Piano: Vasco Dantas
Programme:
"Fados & Tangos from Iberia and South America" with works by Piazzolla, Burnay, D'Almeida, among others.

6th January 2017 - "in | Two" duo concert at Stielerhaus Tegernsee
 

 19:00, Tegernsee, Bayern - GERMANY
Violin: Álvaro Pereira
Piano: Vasco Dantas
Programme: "Viennese Classical" with works by Mozart, Kreisler, Strauss and Brahms.

YEAR 2016:

NOVEMBER:

18th-24th November 2016 - 12th International Piano Competition Her Royal Highness Princess Lalla Meryem 

 Rabat, MOROCCO 
Note: Awarded the "Prix Spécial" at the 12th International Piano Competition Her Royal Highness Princess Lalla Meryem

13th November 2016 - Concert with Junges Sinfonieorchester Aachen
 18:00, Eurogress Aachen, GERMANY
Programme: Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto no.2
Conductor: Peter Sauerwein
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7th November 2016 - Piano Recital at Münster University
 18:00, Münster Musikhochschule, GERMANY
Programme: Scriabin, Rachmaninoff and Balakirev

OCTOBER:

19th October 2016 - Live Concert for Portuguese National Radio "Antena 2"
 Instituto Superior de Economia e Gestão (ISEG) Lisbon, PORTUGAL
Programme: Beethoven, Liszt and Ravel


17th October 2016 - Interview about the last CD "Golden Liszt", on "Antena 2" radio.
 RTP, Porto, PORTUGAL
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6th October 2016 - Universidade de Aveiro academic year Opening Concert 
 21h30, Reitoria da Universidade de Aveiro - Aveiro, PORTUGAL
Programme: Beethoven: Piano Concerto no.4

AUGUST:
 

22nd August 2016 - Concert at Schumannhaus Bonn
 18h00, Bonn, GERMANY

21st August 2016 - Concert at Haus der Evangelischen Gemeinde Düren, Konzertsaal
 18h00, Düren, GERMANY

18th August 2016 - Concert at Citykirche St. Nikolaus 
 19h00, Aachen, GERMANY

14th-22nd August 2016 - Heribert Koch International Piano Masterclass
 Cologne, GERMANY

13th-18th August 2016 - Participation in the Bayreuth Festspiel 2016
Scholarship Programme by Richard-Wagner Foundation - "Stipendienstiftung"
 Bayreuth, GERMANY

JULY:


22nd July 2016 - Master Abschlussprüfung (Master final exam)
 19:30, Münster Musikhochschule, GERMANY
Programme:
Ravel Gaspard de la Nuit, Beethoven op.109 Sonata, Liszt-Paganini Etudes, Rachmaninoff Études.
Note: Awarded the highest mark "1.0"

20th July 2016 - Two pianos concert
 19:30, Münster Musikhochschule, GERMANY
Programme: Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto no.2
1st Piano: Vasco Dantas
2nd Piano: Riccardo Bozzolo

14th July 2016 - Piano recital at "Festival Cistermúsica 2016"

 21h30, Igreja Matriz de Pataias (Alcobaça), Leiria - PORTUGAL
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10 de Julho 2016 - Recital de Piano no "Festival Cistermúsica 2016"

 19h00, Mosteiro de Lafões, São Pedro do Sul - PORTUGAL
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9th July 2016 - Piano recital at "Festival Cistermúsica 2016"
 21h30, Claustro do Silência do Mosterio de Alcobaça, Leiria - PORTUGAL
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7th July 2016 - Piano recital at "Festival Cistermúsica 2016"
 21h30, Biblioteca Municipal da Nazaré, Leiria - PORTUGAL
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JUNE:

24th June 2016 - Private House Concert
 
Aachen, GERMANY

12th June 2016 - Private House Concert
 Münster, GERMANY 

4th June 2016 - Presentation of "Golden Liszt" CD as a guest of "Da Capo, Revista Musical Portuguesa"
 10:30, Conservatório de Música do Porto, Porto - PORTUGAL

1st June 2016 - TV interview at Porto Canal

 Senhora da Hora, Matosinhos, PORTUGAL 


MAY:

27th May 2016 - Piano Recital in "Festival de Música de Sintra"

 21:30, Palácio Nacional de Queluz, Sintra - PORTUGAL

Poster of the Event
Programme: "
Golden Liszt": Bach /Liszt - Prelude and Fugue in A minor, Paganini/Liszt - 6 Études, Liszt - Sonata in B minor

26th May 2016 - Interview for Antena 2 (Portuguese National Classical Radio)
 Lisbon, PORTUGAL


24th May 2016 - Piano Recital for "Círculo Richard Wagner Portugal"
 21:00, Grémio Literário de Lisboa, PORTUGAL

Poster of the Event

13th May 2016 - Concert
 
19:30, Münster Musikhochschule, GERMANY

APRIL:

30th April 2016 - Presentation of "Promenade" CD as a guest of "Da Capo, Revista Musical Portuguesa"
 Hotel da Música, Porto - PORTUGAL

Poster of the Event

26th April 2016 - Interview for Antena 1 (Portuguese National Radio)
 Porto, PORTUGAL


MARCH:

5th March 2016 - Concert with Cascais Symphony Orchestra
 21:00, Auditório Senhora da Boa Nova, Lisbon - PORTUGAL
Program: Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto no.2
Conductor: Nikolay Lalov
Pianist: Vasco Dantas

FEBRUARY:


23rd February 2016 - Concert with two Pianos
 
Münster Musikhochschule, GERMANY
Programme: Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto no.2
1st Piano: Vasco Dantas
2nd Piano: Riccardo Bozzolo

16th February 2016 - Shared Concert of Prof. Heribert Koch's Piano Class
 16:00, Münster Musikhochschule, GERMANY
Programme: Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto no.2 

13th February 2016 - Concert with Collegium Musicum Jülich Orchestra
 20.00, Jülich Zitadelle, GERMANY
Programme: Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto no.2
Poster of the Event

JANUARY:

23rd January 2016 - Concert at "Festival Music at the Palace 2016"
 
15:00, Royal Palace, Stockholm - SWEDEN
Poster of the Event

21st January 2016 - Shared Concert
 Münster Musikhochschule, GERMANY
Poster of the Event

YEAR 2015:

DECEMBER:

4th December 2015 - Concert with Orquestra Clássica do Sul

 Loulé, Algarve, PORTUGAL
Programme: Beethoven Concerto no.4 
Conductor: Rui Pinheiro
Poster of the event

NOVEMBER:

27th November 2015 - Piano Recital
 21:30, Teatro Constantino Nery - Matosinhos, PORTUGAL
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23rd November 2015 - Concert

 Münster Musikhochschule, GERMANY
 
4th November 2015 - "One Evening Concert" with Hong Kong Symphonia
 Hong Kong City Hall Concert Hall - CHINA
Programme: Liszt Concerto no.1
Conductor: Choi Sown Le
Pianist: Vasco Dantas
Poster of the event

AUGUST:

19th August 2015 - Concert at 15th Festival de Música Sant Pere de Rodes
 20h00, Church of the Mostery - Sant Pere de Rodes, Catalunya, SPAIN

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