Chico Pinheiro is a guitarist, composer, and arranger from Sao Paulo. He is a leader in the new generation of Brazilian musicians finding fame in America and around the world. Playing professionally since the age of 15, he received his music degree (Summa cum laude) from Berklee. He has recorded with major Brazilian and American jazz and popular artists and his album, City of Dreams, was nominated for a Grammy for Best Latin Jazz Album in 2021. He has made his mark internationally collaborating with Dianne Reeves, Bob Mintzer, Chris Potter, Eddie Gomez, Claudio Roditi, Brad Mehldau, and Esperanza Spalding.
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