Antonio de Padua's is Brazilian a multi-instrumentalist born in João Pessoa – Paraíba(PB) and has a bachelor degree in trumpet by UFPB (Federal University of Paraíba).
He started his musical career when he was 10 years old playing trumpet and soon joined the Young Orchestra of Paraiba. After that he played at the following orchestras: Symphony of Paraíba, Symphony of Rio Grande do Norte and North-Northeast Philharmonic Orchestra.
For almost 15 years he is professor of trumpet, Cavaquinho (small Brazilian steel strings guitar that looks like an ukulele) and Pandeiro (also knows as tambourine) of the IMWA - Musical Institute of Natal – Rio Grande do Norte(RN). He is the conductor and band leader of the “Banda Independente da Ribeira” (Big Band Frevo Orchestra) in Natal-RN.