Date: Thu 18 Aug
Name: Marco Campos
Style: Brazilian Guitar
Leading Brazilian guitarist Marco Campos gives concerts worldwide and is also a well-known composer of music for film, theatre and ballet who has seen his compositions appear on prime time television. The ballet “Waterdrop”, for which he wrote the music, had its premiere in London.
He performs regularly in Brazil, and has appeared in Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, France, Germany, Mauritania, Peru, Switzerland, the UK and the USA. His concert appearances include dates at the Aldeburgh Festival, Bienal Internacional da Música, II Forum Internacional Pan Amazonico and the World Social Forum.
His music is structured on Brazilian rhythms, and he performs it internationally both as a soloist and in ensembles.
In 2006, Marco released his CD “Solo”, recorded in Rio de Janeiro and Paris, which was followed by the disc “Flor da Alma”, in duo with percussionist Dada Viana.
He has appeared on television and radio around the world and written and recorded numerous soundtracks for television.
Marco Campos's 2022 schedule includes concerts in Italy and the UK.