Trumpeter, arranger and Brazilian composer. Musician of the Marine Corps Symphonic Band. He has experience in Big Band, Symphony Orchestra, Symphonic Band, concerts and recordings with artists. Winner of the 57th Villa-Lobos Festival in 2019 in the Chamber Music category.
Trumpeter / FlugelHorn, arranger and composer. I can do the arrangement and recording for the brass section (trumpet, sax, trombone and others) Ex. In the audio demonstration. (I do not charge for folds).
I can create beautiful trumpet or flugelhorn solos for your production, in various styles (jazz, Brazilian music, pop, hip-hop, funk, gospel, latin and etc.)
I can do it at my home studio or at a partner recording studio, if you want.
Contact me for more details. I'm excited to hear your music and for us to work together.
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Interview with Luiz Alves
Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
A: I played at Rock in Rio 2019 with the New Orchestra accompanied by the singers Rael, Agir, Baco Exu do Blues and Rincon Sapiência at the Hip Hop Hurricane show on the Sunset Stage.
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: I am a musician for the Marine Corps Symphonic Band, I work in Big Bands, I record, compose, write arrangements for various formations and teach trumpet classes at a music school.
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: You would be very satisfied with my work, I will do it with great affection and dedication.
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: I am passionate about music in general and I love challenges and new things.
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: What are the references of the sound he is producing, and the characteristics he expects from my work.
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: Trust my work because I will dedicate myself to do an excellent job for you.
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: I started my studies on the trumpet in 2005. I perfected my instrument by participating in several Workshops, Masterclass and private lessons with masters from all over the world. I have been working professionally since 2014 and since then I have been gaining a lot of experience.
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: I am super versatile, I can perform well in different styles and situations.
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: Bruno Mars, I think your productions are incredible.
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: Pop, Samba, Jazz.
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: Arrangement and recording for brass session: (trumpet, trombone and saxophone) and trumpet solos.
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: I take all the experience that I have been acquiring over several years of study. A session of metals in the right measure, at the contractor's taste, beautiful soils that will enrich your production.
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: I organize the work, listen to the references, do the necessary tests and do the work.
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: Arrangement and recording of brass session (trumpet, trombone, saxophone). Trumpet or solo flugelhorn and improvisations in different styles.