Rogério Godinho is a multifaceted artist - pianist, singer and composer, studied at the University of Évora (Portugal), Lemmensinstituut (Belgium) and at the Hot Club of Portugal, and has in photography, filming and poetry other manifestations of his artistic universe, as a creator
Born in Lisbon, he began learning piano and music theory at the age of 8, playing both classical and pop repertoire. With 15 years of age he began to be interested also by singing.
In 2005, continued his studies in the Hot Club of Portugal, in Lisbon, in the full-time course of piano and voice. He completed this course in 2009.
After a period divided between the practice of engineering and music, he decided in early 2009 to dedicate himself exclusively to the artistic aspect. In that same year, he was admitted into the University of Évora (Portugal), for the degree of Piano (Jazz). There he had the opportunity to study with teachers like Filipe Melo, Juan Galiardo, José Menezes, Liliana Bizinech (vocal technique) and Amilcar Vasques Dias (pianist and composer), with whom he had the pleasure of taking classes of composition and musical analysis. His interest in classical music (since he was a child he became accustomed to hearing it) led him to study various disciplines in that area. He continued his studies at Lemmensinstituut (Leuven, Belgium), where he had the opportunity to work with the teachers Hendrik Vanden Abeele, Marina Smoulders, Frank Vaganée, Lieven Strobbe, among others.
In 2015 he recorded his first Album "ETERNO REGRESSO" (Eternal Return), with original music composed by himself, in which are reflected in his main influences: Jazz, Fado, Popular Brazilian Music, with many classical elements. It is a concept mostly intimate, where the words, image and music are inseparable.
In the latest years he released new compositions as "Para Sassetti" and "Évora, Cidade do Mundo" (Évora, City of the World)