Based for 23 years in Copenhagen and London respectively, a sought after bass player, has collaborated with various artists such as:
Gary Burton, Thomas Clausen, Afonso Correa, Jonny Phillips, Mikkel Nordsø, Morten Kargaard, Mané Silveira, Jacob Fisher, Christian Sievert, One Song Project, Caecilie Norby, Ben Besiakov, Santiago Ibarreche, Ingrid Laubrok, among others.
Has regularly given concerts at major jazz clubs
and music festivals in Scandinavia, Europe, UK and USA.
City University – London
Ritmisk Musikkonservatorium – Copenhagen.
Recently moved back to Brazil, joining the quintet “Vento em Madeira”.
The Press on Fernando Demarco
(Danish Wave – Columbia University)
“…performance of a master combining nonchalance and precision…”
(Copenhagen Jazz House – by Thorbjørn Sjøgren, Politikens)
“Fernando on bass…skilled, ingenious and imaginative…”
(Copenhagen Jazz Festival – by Jacob Levinsen, Berlingske Tidende)
“DeMarco – firm bottom and excellent solos …”
(Cheltenham Jazz Festival – England – UK)