Cuca Teixeira

COUNTRY Brazil      
GROUP MARIA RITA, NEURAL CODE, SOUNDSCAPE BIG BAND, JAZZ BROTHERS      

Biography

BORN IN:
São Paulo, Brazil in 1972

LIVES IN:
São Paulo, Brazil

DRUMMING SINCE:
1987

CURRENT BAND/PROJECT(S):
Maria Rita, Neural Code, Soundscape Big Band, Jazz Brothers

BIGGEST INFLUENCE(S):
My father (Edegar Teixeira), Art Blakey, Elvin Jones, Buddy Rich, Tony Williams, Billy Cobham, Dave Weckl, Vinnie Colaiuta, Dennis Chambers.

FAVORITE ALBUM YOU PLAYED ON:
"Umdoistrio"

FAVORITE ALBUM YOU DIDN'T PLAY ON:
"8:30", Weather Report

CAREER HIGHLIGHT:
World Tour with Maria Rita

FAVORITE SABIAN CYMBAL:
22" Artisan Light Ride

Poni Silver

The Ettes

Andre 'Dre Energy' Boyd

Cirque Du Soleil, Quidam

Bill Ray

Rdg, Nice World, Bill Ray Drums

Steve White

Eve, Leela James

Michael Chu

Kolor