Sérgio Galvão

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Sérgio Galvão - Jazz Live Act in Rio de Janeiro

Sérgio Galvão Short Info

In 2013, after 30 years career, Brazilian saxophone player and composer Sérgio Galvão went to New York where he recorded and released his first album, Phantom Fish. The album tells a little bit of Galvão's path in music and was widely praised by critics and the audience being a semifinalist on the 2014 Grammy Award in two categories: Best Latin Jazz Album and Best Improvised Jazz Solo.

After a memorable 2014 touring in his home country Brazil and in the USA performing in legendary venues as the Blue Note and the Shape Shifter Lab in New York, Galvão hits Europe on Februrary 2015 for a 03 months tour with confirmed concerts in France, Portugal, Italy and Germany.

“A remarkably gifted saxophonist-composer and in-demand session player, Brazilian Sérgio Galvão is a talent worthy of wider recognition beyond his home base in Rio de Janeiro. (…) Nearly 30 years in the making, Phantom Fish heralds the arrival of a new saxophone colossus on the international jazz scene.” Bill Milkowski

Bill Milkowski is a New York-based music journalist who contributes to several Jazz publications in the U.S, Europe and Asia. Milkowski is the author of five books including “JACO: The Extraordinary and Tragic Life of Jaco Pastorious”.

In 2013, after 30 years career, Brazilian saxophone player and composer Sérgio Galvão went to New York where he recorded and released his first album, Phantom Fish. The album tells a little bit of Galvão's path in music and was widely praised by critics and the audience being a semifinalist on the 2014 Grammy Award in two categories: Best Latin Jazz Album and Best Improvised Jazz Solo.

After a memorable 2014 touring in his home country Brazil and in the USA performing in legendary venues as the Blue Note and the Shape Shifter Lab in New York, Galvão hits Europe on Februrary 2015 for a 03 months tour with confirmed concerts in France, Port...

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Past Gigs Sérgio Galvão

  • 11 | 2014 Belo Horizonte Sérgio Galvão - Phantom Fish Tour
  • 11 | 2014 Belo Horizonte Orquestra Imperial - BH Station Festival
  • 11 | 2014 Belo Horizonte Sérgio Galvão + Flavio Venturini
  • 11 | 2014 Belo Horizonte Sérgio Galvão + Flavio Venturini
  • 11 | 2014 Rio de Janeiro Orquestra Imperial - Back to Black
  • 11 | 2014 São Paulo The Music of Edu Lobo Project
  • 11 | 2014 São Paulo The Music of Edu Lobo Project
  • 11 | 2014 Rio de Janeiro The Music of Edu Lobo Project
  • 11 | 2014 Rio de Janeiro Stephane San Juan feat. Sérgio Galvão
  • 11 | 2014 Rio de Janeiro Orquestra Imperial feat. Sérgio Galvão
  • 11 | 2014 São Paulo Sérgio Galvão + Flavio Venturini
  • 11 | 2014 Rio de Janeiro Orquestra Imperial feat. Sérgio Galvão
  • 11 | 2014 São Paulo Sérgio Galvão + Flavio Venturini

Discography Sérgio Galvão

  • 2013 Sérgio Galvão - Phantom Fish Album | Pimenta Records (USA)

Media

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Origin

  • Rio de Janeiro BR

Founded

  • 2014

Members

  • Sérgio Galvão Saxophone
  • Ricardo Silveira Guitar
  • Kiko Freitas Drums
  • Bruno Aguilar Bass