BIO

Bachelor in Trumpet from the Federal University of Paraíba (UFPB). Licensed Professor of Trumpet at the Instituto de Música Waldemar de Almeida-RN and former member of the Orquestra Metalúrgica Filipéia. From 2009 to 2015 he was conductor and arranger of the Banda Independente da Ribeira. He was musical director of the Diário de Natal newspaper award from 2006 to 2007. In 2004 he recorded his first solo instrumental CD entitled Sentimento Nordestino and in 2008 his second CD entitled Um Olho no Peixe. the other on the cat. In 2009, he recorded his first DVD, his show Griôs (Griots) and his 2nd DVD at Teatro Riachuelo-RN. He also recorded his 3rd CD All Black in 2016. (Winners: Hangar 2002; COSERN, Quarta Musical 2006; Diário de Natal Award 2007; Hangar Award 2010 for the best instrumentalist. In 2013 he made his first international tour, with concerts and workshops at the University of Jazz in Graz-Austrian, Grenoble, La Fontaine and Paris-France. In 2017 he made a second European tour with shows in Austria, Croatia and Poland and in 2018 he published the book "Brazilian Methods", whose first volume was dedicated to the trumpet . Other future volumes will be dedicated to Cavaquinho, Pandeiro and Violão de Sete Cordas. He currently lives in Vienna with his musical family, and in 2019, together with other musicians, they created the "Clube do Choro de Viena", who have already recorded 2 CDs that has been spreading Brazilian music on the national and international scene.

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