Alexandre Travassos

Born: Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 1970

Born in Rio de Janeiro, when he was 10 years old he moved to São Paulo, where studied clarinet and graduated at USP. Alexandre was part of Symphonic Band of São Paulo, the group that inspired him to compose his first great work Abertura dramática. Composer rewarded in Brazil and abroad, his works have already been played in Europe, USA and Japan.