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Genres You Will Love
Moods: Solo Female Artist Easy Listening: Ballads Brazilian: Bossa Nova

By Location
Brazil

Links
"Amanda's Web Page"

Amanda Bellino

Amanda Bellino was born in Brasilia, capital of Brazil. Since the child revealed her musical talent. She heard the great composers and singers of MPB, such as Tom Jobim, Milton Nascimento, Elis Regina and others.
Her musical training was absolutely intuitive, summing up the disks and family soirees.
In adolescence has studied guitar with Sidney Barros, better known as Master Gamela. It was him who found her good taste and knowledge of the harmony "chord melody". Thereafter, her musical career was virtually solo.
Your learning happened in practical life. She has performed in many venues in Brazil, especially in Brasilia, Salvador and Rio de Janeiro.
Amanda has recorded a CD, "Vem Viver", and over 100 new compositions made by her and also in partnership with many authors, especially with guitarist and arranger Dimi Costa.
Recorded in December 2012 with trumpeter American Gino Goss, the song "Voodoo Magic". And also composed two songs with teacher Hunter Adams (Chicago), "A Kiss" and "Love's mistery" currently being recorded for the album which will be releasing later this year 2013.
In January/2013 she recorded a new and original version of the song "Wave" by Antonio Carlos Jobim and "Berimbau" by Baden Powell, that will be part of the album "Classics of Brazilian Music.". Also in 2013, is being produced the album "Heart of Pearl," which includes her own compositions, such as "Mermaid", "You're more" and others.
This year Amanda decided to collaborate with pianist and composer Gabriel Atlantis (London). This great partnership has proved distance is no problem with the newly released "Story Road" Three great songs with classy melodies and moving lyrics. As the title suggests Amanda, Gabriel & Dimi are really on a musical journey and there's much more to come from them.