Tiago CostaHe began his musical studies at the age of seven, and graduated from São Paulo State University . Since then has been working professionally as a pianist and arranger with many Brazilian musicians such as Chico Pinheiro, Lea Freire, Maria Rita, Lenine, Rosa Passos, Dori Caymmi, Joyce, Sergio Santos, Leila Pinheiro, Leo Gandelman, Cesar Camargo Mariano.

• As an arranger his work was performed by São Paulo State Symphony Orchestra (OSESP), Brazilian Symphony Orchestra, Orquestra Jazz Sinfônica, Orchestre National d’Ile de France, Copenhagen University Big Band, Minas Gerais Symphony Orchestra, Santo André Symphony Orchestra, Petrobras Orchestra, São Paulo State Symphonic Band, Ahn Trio (NY); and artists such as Milton Nascimento, Jane Monheit, Maria Gadú, 5 a Seco, Regina Carter, Maria Rita, Monica Salmaso & Pau Brazil, Lenine, Edu Lobo, Zizi Possi, Roberta Sá, Céu, Stefon Harris, Stanley Jordan, Dave Liebman, Trio Corrente, Mauricio Einhorn, Fabiana Cozza, Luiz Melodia, Paulinho da Viola and Rosa Passos.

He collaborated with Maria Rita’s debut album, and with both of her Grammy Award winning albums – “Segundo” and “Redescobrir” as a pianist and arranger.


léa freire | tiago costa | teco cardoso | fernando demarco | edu ribeiro | mônica salmaso