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Tiago Aires (Rita*) Lêdo , born in 1992, is a media artist from Porto and part of the media and sound arts collective - COLECTIVO 「大音量コンピューター」(loud volume computer).

Interested in militant sound works, generative music and interaction, he has participated in film, television, videogame, music, installation and educational projects.

Tiago holds a MSc in Multimedia — Interactive Music and Sound Design, from the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto (FEUP); and a Bachelor's degree in Cinema and Audiovisual from the Higher School of Arts of Porto (ESAP).

His music works have been released under the aliases rizumirai, 空のリズム, ghostrhythm and Som Flores.

He completed the Introduction to Acting Course of Teatro Universitário do Porto (TUP), and he currently teaches musical technology/programming at L.E.M (Music Experimentation Laboratory) for the Orquestra Jazz de Matosinhos' educational program (CARA OJM).

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▼ extended cv ▲


▫ Orquestra Jazz de Matosinhos ▫

oct/2019 - present . trainer and educator

(Interactive) music technology and programming teacher/educator in the Music Experimentation Laboratory (L.E.M) and collaborator of the OJM's educational program.

▫ PROJECTS ▫:
(1) Flormiga [1][2]
(2) Laboratório de Experimentação Musical (L.E.M.) [1][2]
(2.1) Música, programação e matemática: Linguagem Python em quatro passos [1][2][3][4][5][6]

▫ colectivo「大音量コンピューター」(loud volume computer) ▫

oct/2018 - present . founding member

Loud Volume Computer is a multidisciplinary collective that focuses on death after life as a perpetuator of art making and friendship acquiring.

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▫ RTP (rádio e televisão de portugal) ▫

jan-mar/2011 . live-television intern

In-studio live camera recording and lighting control, studio sound recording and transmission, live mixing and editing.

▫ Lightbox Films & Advertising ▫

aug-sep/2010 . film production intern

Drafting of production dossiers; listing and managing contacts; prototyping multimedia models for commercials; research and review of legal terms for audiovisual production in national and international scopes; scouting and reservation of venues.

▫ Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto (FEUP) ▫


sep/2017 - jul/2019 . Master's degree (MSc) Multimedia - Interactive Music and Sound Design

Dissertation: "Music with Plants: Cultivating Bonds Between Grade-Schoolers and Nature through Sound Design"
Supervisor: Rui Penha; Co-supervisor: Filipe Lopes

▫ Escola Superior Artística do Porto (ESAP) ▫

sep/2011 - jul/2014 . Bachelor's degree (BFA/Licenciatura) Cinema and Audiovisual

Final project: DOP in Tiago Colaço's short-film "Dor" (2014)

▫ Instituto Multimedia, Porto (IM) ▫

sep/2007 - 2011 . Level 4 (EQF) Vocational Secondary School Video/Audiovisuals Technician

PAP (Prova de Aptidão Profissional / vocational aptitude test): music video "BlackBox - by Halo" co-directed by Tiago Lêdo, Fábio Castro and Américo Oliveira.

Cant(a)eiro e Flormiga: relato de dois projetos de música com plantas em ambientes escolares

13/09/2021 . Lêdo, Tiago Aires; Lopes, Filipe; Penha, Rui.

Revista Portuguesa de Educação Artística (RPEA) Vol.10 Nr.2 (2020)
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"Music with Plants: Cultivating Bonds Between Grade-Schoolers and Nature through Sound Design"

22/july/2019 . Lêdo, R.F.M.

Master's Degree Dissertation — Master in Multimedia - Interactive Music and Sound Design
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"Music with Plants: Cultivating Bonds Between Grade-Schoolers and Nature through Sound Design"

6/june/2019 . Lêdo, R.; Penha, Rui; Lopes, Filipe.

21st International Conference Consciousness Reframed 2019 (book of abstracts)

▫ certificado de competências pedagógicas ▫

(15/jan/2021): (teaching certificate) nr.F707363/2021, IEFP, JOVIFORM


▫ comunicação inclusiva ▫

(21/nov/2020):FNAJ, (introduction to Portuguese Sign Language - LGP, etc.)


▫ workshop de produção para teatro ▫

(nov/2020): (theatre prodution), Marta Lima, Teatro Universitário do Porto, UP


▫ valores e tradições das comunidades portuguesas ciganas - processos de inclusão e exclusão - workshop ▫

(13/oct/2020): (values and traditions of portuguese gipsy communities - processes of inclusion and exclusion) Federação das Associações Juvenis do Porto


▫ curso de introdução à interpretação ▫

(feb-sep/2020): (introduction to acting) Maria do Céu Ribeiro, Anabela Sousa and Tiago Araújo, Teatro Universitário do Porto, UP


▫ creative music workshop ▫

(mar/2019): Matthew Davies, OPEN DAY CTM, INESC-TEC


▫ música para cinema - workshop ▫

(feb/2019): (music for cinema) Oscar Rodrigues, Digitópia


▫ robótica musical - workshop ▫

(may/2018): (musical robotics) Tiago Ângelo and Gustavo Costa, Digitópia/Sonoscopia


▫ reaper 5: the basics ▫

(oct/2016): Lynda, ID C9998C


▫ synth programming basics ▫

(oct/2016): Lynda, ID 821AF0


▫ unity 5 2d essential training ▫

(oct/2016): Lynda, ID 50E61C


▫ fest - training ground ▫

(jun/2016): Béla Tarr, Nuno Fonseca, Joe Walker, Pete Travis, Gemma Jackson, Gonçalo Galvão Teles, Paul Miller ... FEST New Directors New Films Festival


▫ developing your musicianship ▫

(2015): Coursera, Berklee College of Music


▫ introduction to classical music ▫

(2015): Coursera, Berklee College of Music


▫ japonês (levels 1 & 2) ▫

(2010/2011): (japanese), Kikuchi Reiko, FLUP

▫ teatro universitário do porto ▫

(2020 - present): Associate, Management, Theatre Production, Live Streaming


(jan/2021-present): Technical support/production Pó-de-TUP podcast. @ Casa Comum, @spotify


(mar-aug/2021): Sound design and music for the podcast Agustina À Boca de Cena by Monica Baldaque for Casa Comum - Reitoria da Universidade do Porto from episode 5 onwards. @ Casa Comum


Executive Production: Joana Mont'Alverne's feature film MONO(2020) and Ana Isabel Castro's play El Terror(2021).


▫ associação tempo narrativo (cinesap) ▫

(2013/2014): Founding Member and Chair of the Board

▫ 10ª mifec ▫ - mostra internacional de filmes de escolas de cinema (international film school festival)

(jan-may/2013): Event organization staff

▫ associação desportiva c+s de lavra ▫

(2008/2009): Secretary of the General Assembly

▫ safari fotográfico juvenil - 1st place ▫

(nov/2009): Instituto Multimédia


▫ safari fotográfico juvenil - honorable mention ▫

(nov/2008): Instituto Multimédia


▫ reflex photography award - finalist ▫

(sep/2008): CAIS/BES