Teresa Xavier, born in Porto, graduated from the University of Music in Vienna (Hochshule für Musik und Darstellende Kunst Wien), and has a Master’s degree in Education Sciences from the University of Lisbon.
He has taken Pianistic Improvement Courses with Professors Helena Costa, Moura Castro, Natalie Pepin, Regina Seidlhofer, Jörg Demus, among others.
He has participated in Piano Pedagogy Seminars with Professors Jürgen Uhde, Marie-Françoise Bucquet, and Edson Elias.
She is a Professor at the Conservatório de Música do Porto, having trained numerous students who completed the Complementary Piano Course in her class to pursue studies in higher education and who today are part of the musical/professional field.
She was coordinator of the Keyboards Curricular Department at Conservatório de Música do Porto.
She was a Piano Teacher at the Music Undergraduate Course at Universidade Católica Portuguesa, Escola das Artes/Musica.
She is a certified trainer by the Conselho Científico/Pedagógico da Formação Contínua.
He performs regularly as a soloist, as well as in chamber music ensembles.