Ailton Junior


Ailton Junior on SoundBetter

Trumpeter, born in Vitória (ES), on June 2, 1997. In 2010 he began his studies in the social project called "mais Educação". In 2015 he joined the "Vale Musica" program through maestro Eduardo Lucas and since then he has had several musical experiences acting as first trumpet in the "Jazz Band Vale Música" and in the "Banda Sinfônica Vale Música".

He studied trumpet in classes, workshops and masterclasses: Eduardo Lucas, Pedro Mota, José Arimateia, Oziel Neto, João Lenhari, Vinicius Novais, Morris Northcutt, Scott Belck, Walmir Gil, Thiago Araujo, Tonico Cardoso, Nilson Coelho, Flávio Melo, Bruno Santos , in addition to taking part in courses and masterclasses on ensemble practice and harmony with teachers: Giovani Malini, Rafael Rocha, Celio Paula, Gilson Peranzzetta, Toninho Horta, Nelson Faria and Dino Rangel.
During this period as a trumpeter, he performed alongside great artists such as: Gilson Peranzzetta, Toninho Horta, J.J Jackson, Eduardo Santana, João Bosco, Alma Thomas, Indiana Nomma, Nelson Ayres and Cliff Korman.
He is currently part of the official groups of the Vale Música program, is a trumpeter and creator of Batida Different, is studying a degree in music at the Faculdade de Música do Espirito Santo (FAMES) in addition to working as a musician.

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Interview with Ailton Junior

  1. Q: What are you working on at the moment?

  2. A: In an authorial project that involves Jazz and Latin Music, it is a group formed with some friends called ''Batida Different''.

  3. Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?

  4. A: Yes, the Brazilian trumpeter and arranger Bruno Santos, an excellent professional.

  5. Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?

  6. A: What are the trumpeter references he has and what kind of sound he likes best, darker or brighter.

  7. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  8. A: The best timbre and sound quality possible, always seeking to meet the client's needs, whether it's a suited trumpet or soloist.

  9. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  10. A: Home studio, mxl-990 microphone, behringer um2 audio card and Reaper.

  11. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  12. A: Wynton Marsalis, Bob Mintzer, Herbie Hancock, Christian Scott, Ambrose Akinmusire, Avishai Cohen, Daniel D'Alcântara between others.

  13. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  14. A: Jazz, pop and Latin music trumpeter, suit or soloist.

  • TrumpetAverage price - $50 per song
Gear Highlights
  • MXL 990 - Interface UPhoria UM2 - Reaper - Sonare TRC-800
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