GUILHERME RIBEIRO PROFILE | MUSIC ON MCB
Photo: Guilherme Carvalho
Born in Santos (SP), Guilherme Ribeiro holds a master’s degree in Musical Performance (UFMG) and a bachelor’s degree in Popular Music from UNICAMP. Throughout his career, he has been working as a pianist, accordionist, composer and arranger alongside other great musicians such as Paulo Moura, Raul de Souza, Maurício Einhorn, Gabriel Grossi, Jamil Maluf/OER, Isaac Karabtchevsky/OSESP, Fabiana Cozza, Dominguinhos , João Donato, Mariana Aydar, Céu, Luiz Tatit, O Teatro Mágico, Zizi Possi, Virgínia Rosa and Titãs.
The artist has also performed on the stages of major international festivals such as Montreal Jazz Festival (Canada), North Sea Jazz Festival (Netherlands), JVC Jazz Festival (France), Sfinks (Belgium), Coachella (USA), National Arts Festival Makhanda and South Africa Association for Jazz Education (South Africa).
In Guilherme’s discography, there are the albums “Calmaria” (2010), “Que se desiring” (2012), “A deep surface” (2013), “Tempo” (2015), “Facing South” (2019), and “NOUU!” (2019). In the area of music education, he teaches: piano, accordion, counterpoint and band practice at Faculdade Souza Lima and EMESP Tom Jobim, in São Paulo.
Since 2012, he has also taught accordion and Brazilian music at Arcevia Jazz Feast, in Italy. And in 2020, through a Fulbright scholarship, he served as a visiting professor at the Jacobs School of Music, at Indiana University (USA). He is currently the artistic director of Orquestra Anelo, a jazz big band from Instituto Anelo, a social project located in the city of Campinas (SP), acting as conductor and arranger.
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The Museu da Casa Brasileira, an institution of the Secretariat of Culture and Creative Economy of the State of São Paulo, is dedicated to the preservation and dissemination of the material culture of the Brazilian house, being the only museum in the country specialized in architecture and design. The MCB’s program includes temporary and long-term exhibitions, with an agenda that also includes educational service activities, debates, lectures and publications contextualizing the museum’s vocation for the formation of critical thinking on themes such as architecture, urbanism, housing, economy creative, urban mobility and sustainability. Among its numerous initiatives, the MCB Design Award, the main award in the segment in the country, held since 1986, stand out; and the Casas do Brasil project, to rescue and preserve the memory of the rich diversity of living in the country.
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