Born in the south of Brazil, Vitor Garbelotto was recently appointed by the newspaper
« O Globo » as one of the main representatives of the new Brazilian Guitar. Garbelotto
surprised and pleased, both critics and the public, when recorded for the first time the
complete works for solo guitar by Radamés Gnattali.
In addition to the sound acuity and inspired interpretation, Garbelotto has a strong characteristic rhythmic, this sum, earned him the APCA Award 2010 (Art Critics Associations of São Paulo) as Revelation in classical music and was Nominated for the 22nd Brazilian Music Awards (2011), also in the Revelation category.
Garbelotto holds a Bachelor of Popular and Classical Music at UNICAMP (Campinas (SP) – Brazil) where he studied with Ulisses Rocha. He participated in several masterclasses with important guitarists and composers such as Leo Brouwer, Fabio Zanon, Jorge Caballero and David Russell. In addition to the solo carreer, he’s arranger and member of the TAU Quartet (guitar quartet). Awarded in various competitions, has performed frequently both in Brazil and abroad, in countries such as Denmark, France and Italy. Participated in the operas of the Municipal Theater of São Paulo, as « Falstaff » and « Otello » by Giuseppe Verdi (with baton of conductor John Neschling) and recently in the opera « Ainadamar » by Osvaldo Golijov (with baton of conductor Rodolfo Fischer)