Luís Toscano


After an early training as chorister in the Coro dos Pequenos Cantores de Coimbra, Luís continued his musical studies at Coimbra Conservatory, while also achieving a Licentiate Diploma in Economy from the University of Coimbra. He subsequently obtained a Portuguese Government scholarship to research, edit and perform 16th and 17th centuries Portuguese music, while completing his Masters in Music at the University of Aveiro. Presently, he is a PhD student in Art Studies | Music Studies at the University of Coimbra and researcher at the Centre of Classical and Humanistic Studies of the same institution.

Alongside his position with Ars Nova Copenhagen, Luís is the music director and member of Cappella Musical Cupertino de Miranda. He is also co-founder of La Farsa and a member of Grupo de Fado Aeminium, Capela Gregoriana Psalterium and Coro Casa da Música. He works regularly with other groups, such as The Brabant Ensemble, Theatre of Voices, Contrapunctus, Musica Ficta, Vocal Ensemble and Ludovice Ensemble.

Participated at following concerts with Ars Nova

Brother Fire, Sister Water Sunday den 14. September 2014 kl. 16:00 Garnisons Kirke, København
Brother Fire, Sister Water Friday den 12. September 2014 kl. 17:00 Århus Domkirke
Glyptoteket, private event. Tuesday den 9. September 2014 kl. 20:00 Glyptekets Festsal
Butterfly Valley Sunday den 31. August 2014 kl. 16:00 Husumvold Kirke
Butterfly Valley Saturday den 30. August 2014 kl. 12:30 Suså Festival
Bornholms Musikfestival Monday den 28. July 2014 kl. 20:00 Sct. Nicolai Kirke
Mårum Kirke Sunday den 27. July 2014 kl. 20:00 Mårum Kirke
Frederiksværk Musikfestival Friday den 25. July 2014 kl. 17:00 Gjethuset, Frederiksværk
DISTORTION Thursday den 5. June 2014 kl. 19:00 Enghaveparken
Butterfly Valley Wednesday den 4. June 2014 kl. 20:00 Garnisons Kirke, København
Butterfly Valley Tuesday den 3. June 2014 kl. 17:00 Århus Domkirke
Skolekoncert Tuesday den 3. June 2014 kl. 14:30 Århus Domkirke
School concert Tuesday den 3. June 2014 kl. 12:30 Else Schmits Skole
CD recording Thursday den 8. May 2014 kl (All day) Gl. Vor Frue Kirke, Roskilde
Passion Music Wednesday den 16. April 2014 kl. 20:00 Humlebæk Kirke
Passion Music Tuesday den 15. April 2014 kl. 20:00 Frederiksberg Kirke
Passion Music Sunday den 6. April 2014 kl. 16:00 Garnisons Kirke, København
Passion Music Saturday den 5. April 2014 kl. 20:00 Stavnsholt kirke
Passion Music Friday den 4. April 2014 kl. 20:00 Lutherkirken
Crowds and Power Saturday den 1. March 2014 kl. 14:30 Horsens Kunstmuseum
Crowds and Power Friday den 28. February 2014 kl. 15:30 Herning Valgmenighedskirke
Crowds and Power Friday den 28. February 2014 kl. 12:45 Herning Gymnasium
Crowds and Power Sunday den 23. February 2014 kl. 16:00 Garnisons Kirke, København
Music from Italy and Denmark Saturday den 22. February 2014 kl. 16:00 Skanderborg Slotskirke
Crowds and Power Friday den 21. February 2014 kl. 17:00 Århus Domkirke