Symphonic percussion -Villa Lobos school of music and National Conservatory of Music (Niterói –RJ)
Orchestral arrangements and harmony – correspondence – Beerkle school (Boston- USA)
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE AND EMPLOYMMENT
Cesar Machado, born in 1951, started his carrier in 1963, performing with his father’s band in Barra do Pirai, state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, which gave him the opportunity of performing with many brazilian artists of expression.
At the end of 1970, he moved to Rio de Janeiro and had his first work as director, arranger and composer at the Teatro Brigite Blair, composing music for various shows. In 1974 he began to perform at the night-club “Number One”, starting a new period of work, that lasted till 1980, in various night-clubs like the Golden Room of the Copacabana Palace Hotel and the Café Nice.
In all capital cities of Brazil
U.S.A., Germany, France, Holland, Belgium, Switzerland, Austria, Mexico, Venezuela, Caribean, Chile, Uruguay, Paraguay, Spain, Finland, Argentina etc.
Foreign record producers, in movies sound tracks, CD’s , etc.
Recorded a CD Book with Antonio Adolfo, distributed in the USA and Europe. Gave workshops at the Music University of Berlin (Germany) and in various cities of Brazil with your solo work.
Recorded his first instrumental solo disc, “Litoral Carioca”, (Eldorado Records), in 1989, distributed in Brazil and abroad.
Played with The Brazilian Symphonic Orquestra
Nowadays he is working as producer and arranger and is releasing his second solo CD, “Momentos”. Also releasing a CD about brazilian rhythms called “Toque Brasileiro” (Playing Brazilian). 425 between grooves and rhythms recorded variations and the scores of each groove, for loops and samples.