Originally from Rio de Janeiro/Brazil, Christiano Galvao is today one of the city's most requested drummers. Versatile and creative, playing from pop/rock to modern Brazilian music. His drumming is well known due to the records and tours he has played with some top Brazilian artists, such as: Simone, Marina Lima, Jorge Vercillo, Zelia Duncan, Jorge Ben Jor, Isabella Taviani, Beth Carvalho and Daniel Gonzaga, just to name a few.
Christiano is the author of the book “Creative Brazilian Drumming”, a drum guide of exercises and grooves based on Brazilian rhythms, published by Hal Leonard in 2011. He also has one solo album released called 1+1 (2006) made in partnership with bassist Alexandre Cavallo.
Currently, he’s been touring throughout Brazil and abroad with Brazilian star Simone and performing his own shows and drum clinics.