Emannoel Antonio







What is music to you? What does it give you?

Music is something that I've always felt it was right for me. Music has given me a lot of things, such as different ways of thinking, feeling and even speaking, and that's why I love it.

What is your music dream?

I don't really have a concrete dream about it, but I've always been thinking about mastering all instruments, like Ernesto Pascal.

If you could change the world - what would you start with?

if could change the world, I'd probably start by giving the schools means, ways and hows to teach music (and it's history) from all over the world.

Which is the most memorable song from your childhood?

The most memorable song from my childhood would a piece of a classical musician that I've never knew the name, but my grandmother used to play it on the piano.

Who are your favorite musical artists or bands?

I couldn't say that I have a favorite musical artist or band, but I really like John Coltrane, Joshua Redman, Hank Mobley, Sonny Rollins and a bunch more.

What inspires you to make music?

What inspires me to make music would be musicians that are able to make me thrill while listening to what they're saying through the music.

What is the message you want to send with your music?

The message I want to send with my music would be different With every written note, but I'd like to tell a history with it.

How do you feel when you perform in front of an audience?

It's always different, and still, always having that feeling of anxiousness, but after a while, playing with your friends always feel like home.

How do you see the musicians’ reality nowadays? What could be improved?

I believe that we have a lot of talented people that can't really express their musicality (?) because everything is just "pre-made".