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Antônio Adolfo

Son of a violinist of the Municipal Theatre of Rio de Janeiro's orchestra, Rio de Janeiro native from the neighborhood Santa Teresa, and pianist that at the age of 16 has already belonged to the bossa nova movement. Antônio Adolfo started to study music in his childhood and from the begining of 60's he started to attend different places in Rio de Janeiro where jazz and bossa nova were played. Travelled across Europe with Elis Regina and composed soundtracks for the cinema, theatre and television. In 1970, he won the V International Song Festival with the song BR3, composed with Tibério Gaspar and performed by Tony Tornado. He is the director, organizer and professor of the established by him Centro Musical Antônio Adolfo.

Born: Brasil, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 10/12/1947

Works

    • COMPOSER (BORN – DIED)
    • Work
    • Instrumentation
    • Year
    • COMPOSER (BORN – DIED): Antônio Adolfo | 1947

    • Work: 3D

    • Instrumentation:

    • Year: 1963

    Title: 3D
    Date: 01/1963
    Genres: Popular (MPB)

    • COMPOSER (BORN – DIED): Antônio Adolfo | 1947

    • Work: Sá Marina

    • Instrumentation:

    • Year: 1967

    Title: Sá Marina
    Date: 01/1967
    Genres: Popular (MPB)

    • COMPOSER (BORN – DIED): Antônio Adolfo | 1947

    • Work: Juliana

    • Instrumentation:

    • Year: 1969

    Title: Juliana
    Date: 1969
    Genres: Popular (MPB)

    • COMPOSER (BORN – DIED): Antônio Adolfo | 1947

    • Work: BR 3

    • Instrumentation:

    • Year: 1970

    Title: BR 3
    Date: 01/1970
    Genres: Popular (MPB)

    • COMPOSER (BORN – DIED): Antônio Adolfo | 1947

    • Work: Feito em Casa

    • Instrumentation:

    • Year: 1977

    Title: Feito em Casa
    Date: 1977
    Genres: Popular (MPB)