bassist, composer, producer, has performed and recorded with Salif Keita - Papa (1999); Roswell Rudd and Toumani Diabate - MaliCool (2003); Vernon Reid - Mistaken Identity (1996), Yohimbe Brothers (2002), Known Unknown (2004), Other True Self (2006).

born in Rio de Janeiro, co-founded prog-thrash-soul band No Walls, with a CD released on Atlanta's Third Eye Records in 1992.

played the Festival in the Desert 2004 in Essakane, Mali with Roswell Rudd's Trombone Shout Band.

released Orixás with Jorge Amorim in 2004.

released A Orquestra do Candomblé da Nação Ketu in 2013.

produced music for Eryk Rocha's film Sunday Ball (Campo de Jogo) (2014).

produced "pêssego do verão" by Micah Gaugh (2016):



produced "Stars are a Harem" by Micah Gaugh (2017):


is currently living in Sanibel, Florida.

demos in transition:

with Pique, Sophia, Nathalia Rocha, Daniel Paes, Raul Zito, Ava Farber, Leon Gruenbaum:

with Ava Rocha, Guilherme Vaz, Nana Carneiro da Cunha, Negro Léo, Pique, Joaquim Castro: