Túlio Augusto “The Magician” is a Brazilian composer, guitarist and harmonica player. Túlio holds a Bachelors degree in composition at Universidade Federal da Bahia. He has studied with Paulo Costa Lima, Fernando Burgos, Wellington Gomes and Agnaldo Ribeiro. He is currently pursuing a MA at Universidade de Aveiro supervised by Sara Carvalho on the Diatonic harmonica: idiomatic issues as compositional speech. Túlio is founder member of the Associação Civil Oficina de Composição Agora (OCA). The OCA is an institution responsible for realising important cultural projects with national and international significance, for example Música de Agora na Bahia supported by Secretaria de Cultura do Estado da Bahia. Túlio actively participates on classical and popular music in Brasil, Portugal, Sweden, Holland, Belgium, England, Israel, France, Spain and Denmark. Currently, Túlio is resident composer at Collegium Musicum Conservatory of Seia supported by Ibermusicas and is sponsored by Hohner since 2013.
LISTEN: Maculelêafoxébaião for guitar and violoncello
Vladimir Bonfim, guitar; Fernanda Monteiro, violoncello
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