christiano galvao @christiano-galvao ?

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"Check out this snare drum piece for three drummers written by Pedro Mamede based on Brazilian rhythm called maracatu. Enjoy it ! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B416jmEtqNA" · View
Name christiano galvao

July 10, 1971

Gender Male
Biography Born in Rio de Janeiro – Brazil, Christiano Galvão is today one of the most in-demand drummers in Rio. Versatile and creative, playing from pop/rock to modern Brazilian music, his drumming is well known due the records and tours he played with some of top Brazilian artists such as Simone, Jorge Vercillo, Zélia Duncan, Marina Lima, Isabella Taviani, Jorge Ben Jor, Jorge Aragão, Beth Carvalho, Daniel Gonzaga just to name a few. He has one solo CD released called 1+1 (2006) made in partnership with bassist Alexandre Cavallo. He is the author of the book/CD Creative Brazilian Drumming published by Hal Leonard (2011) featuring new exercises based on Brazilian rhythms. Visit: http://www.christianogalvao.com

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Tell us more... I’m a professional drummer living and working in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Currently, I’m on tour with a great Brazilian singer called Simone. I also have one solo CD released called 1+1 made in partnership with bassist Alexandre Cavallo. You can listen some songs in http://www.myspace.com/christianogalvao I’m the author of CREATIVE BRAZILIAN DRUMMING published by Hal Leonard (2011). This book/play-along teaches exercises and grooves based on Brazilian rhythms. More info : http://www.musicminusone.com/creative-brazilian-drumming-p-60415532.html http://www.amazon.com/Creative-Brazilian-Drumming-Drum-Instruction/dp/1423477707/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1299958162&sr=8-1
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