Gilvan de Oliveira

Gilvan de Oliveira

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Gilvan de Oliveira started his musical career as a drum player at eleven years old and turning thirteen he started to play the guitar, instrument that was described by him as ``organic as a living heart´´.

However his drum playing technique highly influenced his guitar compositions and musical arrangements, all of which can be appreciated in his music.

Considering the drums as a base and the guitar as the heart beat of brazilian music, Gilvan thought of forming and reuniting a group that c

Biography

Gilvan de Oliveira started his musical career as a drum player at eleven years old and turning thirteen he started to play the guitar, instrument that was described by him as ``organic as a living heart´´.

However his drum playing technique highly influenced his guitar compositions and musical arrangements, all of which can be appreciated in his music.

Considering the drums as a base and the guitar as the heart beat of brazilian music, Gilvan thought of forming and reuniting a group that could sail through the universally known brazilian melodies, playing with the orquestra of "Casa de Cordas e Tambores" at concerts nationalwide