1990 Born in Porto, Portugal, currently based in Copenhagen, Denmark. Mané Fernandes began his music journey at the age of 7 at home, his elder brother and father both being proficient guitarists. Bachelor in Jazz Performance from 2008/2013 ESMAE (Superior School of Music and Performing Arts) , Master in Performance from Rytmisk Musikkonservatorium Copenagen 2017/2019. Realeased "BounceLab" 2014; "Root Fruit" 2016; First prize "Prémio Jovens Músicos" with João Barradas "Home". Part of J. Barradas "Home" and Pedro Melo Alves "Omniae Ensemble" two of the best Jazz records out of Portugal in 2017. Colaborates and records with many musicians in the new portuguese Contemporary Jazz Scene.