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brazilian star

brasilianischer Sänger und Gitarrist mit Kontrabass und Schlagzeuger

2019/09/18, 08:30 PM  

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CulturCafé Smaragd
Altstadt 2
A-4020 Linz
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The project Antonio Villeroy - Tour Europe 2019 bring the best of Brazilian music for this season in Europe.

Antonio Villeroy: Vocals and Guitar
Fernando Paiva: Drums
Matheus Nikolaiewsky: Bass

Antonio Villeroy is going to present the best of his compositional work that involves elements from Samba, Mpb e Bossa Nova. The musician is going to be in Europe between 20th July - 5th September 2019, based in Vienna, Austria passing through countries like Germany, France, Austria, Italy, Spain and Portugal.
One of the biggest hit makers of Brazilian music, Antonio Villeroy is the most recorded Gaucho composer in Brazil and abroad. He started his career at the beginning of the 80s in Porto Alegre. Since then he has brought out nine CDs and one DVD and recorded almost 200 songs together with other performers and music partners, such as Ana Carolina, Chiara Civello, Gal Costa, Ivan Lins, Jesse Harris, João Donato, John Legend, Luiza Possi, Maria Bethânia, Maria Gadu, Mario Biondi, Mart’nália, Moska, Paula Lima, Preta Gil, Seu Jorge, and Zizi Possi, among others.
During his career, he has taken his music to all of Brazil and to different countries of the Americas, Europe and Africa, often accompanying his creations only with his acoustic guitar. This format has already been presented to an audience of almost 30,000 people

Fernando Paiva – Drums:

Born in 1965 in Porto Alegre, Brazil, Fernando Paiva composer, drummer, percussionist, showman and music producer is considered by the Brazilian and Brazilian press as one of the main exponents of the Brazilian drummer in the world. As drummer and percussionist he created a unique style of playing his instrument mixing percussive vocals, percussion and drums. Fernando began playing drums at the age of 7 along with his father a Brazilian amateur percussionist. In 1999 Fernando founded his group to play his compositions. The group is constantly in Tourne by the main festivals and show houses of the world. In his compositions Fernando drinks from the sources of Brazilian music, jazz, African music, classical music to create a unique mix. Inspired melodies, elaborate arrangements, rich and engaging rhythms are the hallmark of his work as a composer. In addition to his teaching activities at different music universities, Fernando has a long international career playing live or in studios with: Joe Zawinul Sindicate, Lionel Ritchie, Sertab Erener, Alegre Correa, Vienna Art Orchestra, Raul de Souza, Chris Jagger among many others.

Matheus Nicolaiewsky is a brazilian bassist based in the Netherlands. He transitions between the electric bass and the double bass with fluency, versatility and musicality in a vast range of musical strands.
His unique way of playing the bass has made him highly requested for works as a side-man and soloist in the European jazz scene as well as worldwide.
He studied at the Royal conservatory of Den Haag and at Codarts Rotterdam Jazz Academy, where he thoroughly studied the jazz tradition and classical music with Frans van der Hoeven, Simon Rigter, Jarmo Hoogendijk, Roelof Meijer, Eric Ineke, Janos Bruneel, Clemens van der Feen, Marius Beets and Stefan Lievestro.

Opening hours

täglich ab 16h

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CulturCafé Smaragd
Altstadt 2
A-4020 Linz
Phone: +43 699 18190001
Mobile: +43 660 2304077
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