Important jazz artist who made up the scores of many Portuguese films and documented many highly acclaimed albums. He was motivated to go after jazz after hearing Costs Evans play. His 2006 record Unreal: Sidewalk Toon was presented with a four superstars out of four ranking in the ninth model from the Penguin Information to Jazz and was shown in The Penguin Jazz Information: THE ANNALS from the Music in the 1000 Greatest Albums from 2010. His great-grandfather was Sidónio Pais, leader from the First Republic. He was wedded towards the award-winning celebrity Beatriz Batarda. They parented two daughters jointly. He appeared using the Napoli Jazz Sextet in The Gifted Mr. Ripley from 1999, that was aimed by Anthony Minghella.