Born in 1948 in Santa Catarina, Brasil. He grew up in Curitiba, Parana, Brasil. Ademar Fonseca is a highly talented brazilian musician with uncommon knowledge of music gained since early age. At age eight he acquired his first acoustic guitar. At age 13 he put together his first band. It was a duo with his brother Ademir on vocal and percussion. As his style developed he continued to perform in bars, musical shows, radio stations, theaters, concert halls, museums and in the most famous carnival in the world. His talent with a variety of musical instruments: upright bass, eletric bass guitar, acoustic guitar, acoustic guitar and vocal, only added to his appeal. Here in the USA, he enjoyed different bands, participated in recording a CD with the brazilian band O Som do Jazz, also as a freelancer musician, now devoting full time to music and playing several diffferent styles like bossa nova, pop, jazz, blues ...showing samba authentically from a true Brazilian.