Born in Porto in 1983.

José Alberto Gomes is a professor, musician, sound artist and curator from Porto, Portugal.Graduate in Music Composition, he created strong bonds with new technological possibilities in music, theatre, film, installations and electronic improvisation, taking particular interest in seeking new ways and new musical places. 

Has completed his PhD in Computer Music and he is a professor at Aberta University and School of Arts - UCP, teaching Digital Art, Sound and Computer Music.

He was the curator of the project Digitópia Casa da Música between 2013 and 2018 and the educational department Braga Media Arts director, a UNESCO creative city between 2018 and 2019.

He performs regularly in public projects both in solo and group projects (BlacKoyote, Digitópia Collective, Srosh Ensemble, Hans-Joachim Roedelius, Jon Rose). He is creator in music and sound design for theater plays and videos (From Peter Handke's Essay about the Successful Day - FITEI / Rivoli, City Domingo - Oficina Theater, Prometeu - Theater of Animated Forms, Ínsua - Silent Rupture); creation and programming interactive sound installations; and composing for electronic and instrumental ensembles (Remix Ensemble, Drumming, João Dias, Henrique Portovedo, FactorE, Studio Orchestra). He is also a composer for electronic and instrumental ensemble (Remix Ensemble, Drumming, João Dias, Henrique Portovedo, FactorE, Studio Orchestra).

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