14 March

Conservatório Regional do Algarve Maria Campina 6 pm


Manuel Salgueiro Mendes Toucinho, began his musical studies at age 6 with his father. At the age of 8, he entered the preparatory course of music in Academia de Música e Dança do Fundão, coming later to enroll in the basic music course in the class of professor Pedro Rufino where he concluded the Secondary Articulated Guitar Course in the year 2017. He is currently a student at the University of Évora in the class of Professor Dejan Ivanovich. He has around 16 prizes in national and international competitions and frequently performs solo in festivals such as Festival Internacional de Guitarra José Tomás Villa de Petrer (Spain), Festival Internacional de Guitarra de Lagoa (Portugal), Jornadas Internacionais de Guitarra de Elda (Spain), Festival de Música do Centro (Portugal), and in concerts promoted by Antena2 (Portugal) and Young Guitar Masters Oliveira do Bairro (Portugal).



Javier García Moreno and José Manuel Cuenca Morales form an exquisite guitar and piano duo. They have developed an extensive artistic career in Spain, Belgium, Poland, Germany, Cuba, UK, Czech Republic, Slovak Republic, France, Andorra, USA, Venezuela, Austria, Brazil, Croatia, Hungary, Greece, Ukraine, Denmark, Turkey, Italy, Sweden, Lebanon, Syria, Portugal, Switzerland, Philippines and Japan, performing in prestigious auditoriums, such as Carnegie Hall in New York, National Auditorium and Royal Theater in Madrid, Hacettpe Auditorium in Ankara (Turkey), London Southbank Center "Purcell Room" (United Kingdom), Auditorium of the Andrés Segovia House Museum, “Palau de la Música” (Valencia), Palace of the Guitar (Japan), etc ...