Paulo Jorge Ferreira was born in Lisbon. Along his musical learning he attended seminaries directed by some of the most prestigious contemporary accordionists. His accordion superior course was finished in the Castelo Branco Superior School of Applied Arts. He has performed solo and chamber music concerts, both national and internationally. He works regularly with portuguese composers, encouraging the creation of a new portuguese accordion repertoire. He has been invited as a guest musician by symphony and chamber orchestras, for example, Beijing Orchestra, Gulbenkian Orchestra, Portuguese Symphony Orchestra, Porto Symphonic Orchestra Casa da Música, Lisboa Sinfonietta, Remix Ensemble.