I am Emilio Martins, Brazilian percussionist, drummer, composer, educator and producer. My main activities are experiments with many different percussions and create new sounds and grooves with that.
Emilio Martins is a profissional percussionist and drummer from São Paulo, Brazil.
A long time I developed research around World Music exploring different ways to think about rhythm, mixing my knowledge of Brazilian music with African grooves, Indian grooves and North american grooves.
Throughout my career, I had the opportunity to performed and recorded alongside with artists such as Luís Melodia, Fafá de Belém,Titãs, Dom Salvador, Tânia Alves, Mawaca group, Orquestra Mundana, Luiza Possi, Lecí Brandão, Daúde, Tavito, Paulo Moura, Orquestra Jazz Sinfônica, David Liebman, and many others.
Nowadays,I am producing at home studio and touring around the world with my most recent show ENTREMUNDOS, as well as delivering workshops of Brazilian Music as sponsored musician by the Brazilian percussion brand "Contemporânea" .
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14 Reviews - 3 Repeat ClientsEndorse Emilio Martins
Emilio was such a great professionst and his additional percussions on my song is just what I dreamed about!!!
Emilio is my go-to poly-instrumental percussionist. His skills and professionalism is second to none and he completes all projects on time and with the right spice to bring my tracks to the next level.
Emilio had a great turnaround time and added a lot of sparkle and interest to my song. Very talented percussionist
Another project was completed with such a talented musician Emilio. It was a perfect communication, very responsible. Strongly recommend.
Another great collaboration with Emilio! He adds such flavour to the music with his percussion and is a true pleasure to work with. Looking forward to the next round!
A true pleasure working with Emilio, his percussion work couldn't be better and really brings my track to life. Super fast turnaround and great communication. Looking forward to the next session
Amazing musician and he played the perfect parts. I highly recommend him!!!
It's so great working with Emilio. He works hard with each new revision and responsible for every single detail.
Emilio thanks for the beautiful tracks! it sounded wonderful on the song! Emilio is a great percussionist but more that that is very sensitive musician capable of capturing the nuances of a song and using his talent to enhance our work. Very easy to work with and always doing his best. Looking forward to working with him again!
Outstanding. Great playing, recording and just general good mojo on the project. I could not be happier with this experience and I will definitely look forward to the next thing we can work on.
World class result - Emilio is my new secret weapon.
What to say about Emilo? If you know Brazilian music, just read his profile and you'll see that he worked with some of the huge (really huge) artists. It's no surprise he's sponsored by one of the biggest Brazilian percussion brands. If you need world class quality and professionalism, Emilio is your guy.
Emilio is a really solid drummer and percussionist. I've played with him both in studio and live sessions, everytime it was a pleasure . I hope to work a lot with this amazing musician.
Great musician, capable of understanding the subtleties of different genres. A virtuoso!
On top of that he is a wonderful person! Guaranteed satisfaction here =)