Bio Discography


Fabio has a solid career as a Jazz musician: composer, performer, studio band player & music educator, with experiences in Brazil and worldwide

Guitarist, composer, and arranger Fabio Gouvea has been praised for being a musician with a strong melodic approach, a deep harmonic concept, and an uplifting rhythmic feel all characteristics that have made him one of the most in-demand artists of his generation.

Fabio has played with some of the leading musicians in Brazil and abroad, including Hermeto Pascoal, John Ellis, Hamilton de Holanda, Scott Colley, Nailor “Proveta” and Vinicius Dorin to mention a few.

For the last 14 years, Fabio has also been playing, touring, and recording with renowned Grammy nominated band, “Trio Curupira”, alongside Andre Marques and Cleber Almeida.

In addition to performing with some of the most important names in the international music industry, Fabio also leads his own group with whom he has recorded 3 albums in collaboration with fellow musicians Donny McCaslin, Helen Sung, John Ellis, Jean Michel Pilc, and Rogerio Boccato, among others.

Separately, Fabio is also part of the faculty at the prestigious “Conservatório Dramático e Musical Dr. Carlos de Campos” in Tatuí, São Paulo, where he has carried out important work for the music community instructing some of the most talented young musicians in Brazil.

Fabio Gouvea Quinteto

Solo/Band Gigs and Guest Appearences


24/06 – São Paulo/SP – Patife Band
25/06 – Campinas/SP – Combo Aruarama
30/06 – Jazz Nos Fundos @ São Paulo/SP – Fabio Gouvea Quinteto
24/06 – São Paulo/SP – Patife Band
01/07 – Ribeirão Preto/SP – Lançamento Blaxtream
05/07 – SESC Pinheiros @ São Paulo/SP – Fabio Gouvea Quinteto
08/07 – Sorocaba/SP – Homenagem a Tom Jobim
15/07 – SESC Campinas @ Campinas/SP – Patife Band
22/07 – Raiz @ São Paulo/SP – JP Quinteto
24/07 – SESC Consolação @ São Paulo/SP – Fabio Gouvea Quinteto
12/08 – Zapata @ São Paulo/SP – Patife Band
23/08 – Presidente Prudente/SP – Hermeto Pascoal & Grupo
27/08 – Casa Loli @ Sto André/SP – Patife Band
09/09 – Auditório Fundec @ Sorocaba/SP – Fabio Gouvea & Coletivo Encarnado (Lançamento)
14/09 – Sesc Sorocaba @ Sorocaba/SP – Trio Afora & Proveta (Lançamento)
22/09 – Mogi da Cruzes/SP – Patife Band
08/10 – Sorocaba/SP – Patife Band
21/10 – São Paulo/SP – Hermeto Pascoal & Big Band
28/10 – Rio de Janeiro/RJ – Hermeto Pascoal & Big Band
25/11 – Sesc Pompéia @ São Paulo/SP – Patife Band
27/11 ao 04/12 – Festival Choro & Jazz @ Jericoaquara/CE – Fabio Gouvea Quinteto