- Astor Piazzolla - Libertango
- Astor Piazzolla - Ave Maria
- Bent Lorentzen - Tears
- Gioachino Rossini - Figaro (from the Opera "The Barber of Seville")
- Wolfgang A. Mozart - Andante in F major KV616
- Anatoly Kusyakov - Sonata No. 6 "Stained Glasses and Cages of St. Paul Cathedral in
José Valente is considered amongst the most promising accordionists of his generation.
In 2015, he was admitted at The Royal Danish Academy of Music, where he completed an
Advanced Postgraduate Diploma – soloist, in April 2018, under the guidance of the
Norwegian accordionist Geir Draugsvoll. He was the first Portuguese to enter into the soloist class, at this academy. In 2019, he became a teacher at the same academy.
He has performed with Chamber Orchestra Kremlin, Orquestra de Câmara de Cascais e Oeiras, Orquestra Clássica da Madeira, Orquestra Gulbenkian, Orquestra Sinfónica Metropolitana, Orquestra Sinfónica do Porto Casa da Música and Remix Ensemble Casa da Música, under the baton of the great conductors Cesário Costa, Daniele Giulio Moles, Misha
Rachlevsky, Nikolay Lalov, Pedro Carneiro, Peter Rundel, Olari Elts and Sian Edwards. Hehas given masterclasses in Denmark (The Royal Danish Academy of Music), Lithuania (Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre) and Portugal (Escola Superior de Artes Aplicadas, Universidade de Aveiro and Universidade de Évora).
He has performed concerts in Belgium, China, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy,
Lithuania, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Scotland, Serbia, Spain, UK and USA, having performed
at famous halls such as Casa da Música (Suggia Hall), Centro Cultural de Belém (Concert
Hall), Den Sorte Diamant, Elbphilharmonie (Großer Saal), Gulbenkian (Concert Hall),
Koncertkirken, Laeiszhalle, Merkin Concert Hall, Musikhuset København, Philharmonie de
Paris (Salle des Concerts), Pierre Boulez Saal, Teatro Municipal Baltazar Dias, Tivoli, The
Royal Danish Academy of Music (Concert Hall), Wigmore Hall, among others.