With a wide and versatile repertoire the Portuguese conductor António Ferreira studied with Jean-Marc Burfin at the Academia Nacional Superior de Orquestra (Lisbon), and took conducting courses with Jean-Sébastien Béreau, former professor of the Conservatoire Superior de Paris.
António Ferreira has conducted several orchestras in concerts all over Portugal.
Currently, he is the Principal Conductor of the Orquestra do Novo Círculo de Cultura Musical (Lisbon). Among the concerts performed with this orchestra are the Wellington Concert (Figueira da Foz – 2008), the season in the Queluz Palace (Lisbon – 2009), the Opera Gala Concert (Lisbon and Vila do Conde – 2010) and the Christmas Concert (Lisbon 2010).
In 2012 António Ferreira conducted the Spanish orchestra "La Spagna" (an orchestra that plays on period instruments), on a Spanish / Portuguese tour (Madrid and Lisbon). In 2014, he returned to Spain to conduct "La Spagna" in several concerts in Santander and Madrid.