Biography

Biography

About Nádia Figueiredo

Nádia Figueiredo is a Brazilian singer and songwriter, born in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais. She started singing and playing popular guitar at the age of 10, at the age of 11 she was already participating in music festivals at school, winning in some of them with authorial songs.
At the age of 14 she began studying classical guitar, demonstrating excellent hearing. Thanks to the privileged timbre and vocal extension, she has sung in several national and international stages, in languages ​​like Italian, French, English, Spanish, Latin, Russian, Esperanto, Hindi, Hebrew and Portuguese.

Nadia Figueiredo has graduated in Advertising and Propaganda and she also holds a postgraduate degree in Performing Arts.

In 2008 she began to study lyric singing.

In 2013, one of her compositions that talks about Global Warming, was the theme of the exhibition “Avannaa: Images and Icons” at the Orient Museum in Moscow, Russia. In the same year, she participated in the novel of the nine, “Love to Life”, in Rede Globo de Televisão, singing the aria “O del mio dolce ardor”, by the Opera Paride and Elena “by Christoph Willibald von Gluck (1714-1787 ).

In 2014 her composition in Esperanto had international prominence playing in a Polish radio, being considered by the international group of Esperantists one of the most beautiful songs listened in that language.

In November 2016, she was awarded the Carlos Gomes Medal and the title of Comendadora by the Brazilian Society of Arts, Culture and Education.

In April 2017, Nadia Figueiredo received the Fifth Medal of the UN International Peace Forces.

In May 2017, she was invited to participate in the tour of the Brazilian singer Daniel in Europe, singing next to him the song “Con te Partirò”, in Coliseu de Lisboa, Coliseu do Porto
and Casino Figueira da Foz in Portugal.
In the same month, Nádia Figueiredo made a tour of major Brazilian theaters alongside singer Plácido Domingo Jr., son of the tenor Plácido Domingo.

In 2019, she released her first album on the Biscoito Fino label, called “Meu Idioma é o Amor”, produced by Guto Graça Mello.
The project mixes international music, classical pieces and Brazilian Popular Music, defending the crossover genre (joining the classic and popular), giving freedom and versatility to the album, which counts with the collaboration of Gilberto Gil and João Donato, in the song “A PAZ ” by them, Plácido Domingo Jr. and Max Wilson.

About Nádia Figueiredo

Nádia Figueiredo is a Brazilian singer and songwriter, born in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais. She started singing and playing popular guitar at the age of 10, at the age of 11 she was already participating in music festivals at school, winning in some of them with authorial songs.
At the age of 14 she began studying classical guitar, demonstrating excellent hearing. Thanks to the privileged timbre and vocal extension, she has sung in several national and international stages, in languages ​​like Italian, French, English, Spanish, Latin, Russian, Esperanto, Hindi, Hebrew and Portuguese.

Nadia Figueiredo has graduated in Advertising and Propaganda and she also holds a postgraduate degree in Performing Arts.

In 2008 she began to study lyric singing.

In 2013, one of her compositions that talks about Global Warming, was the theme of the exhibition “Avannaa: Images and Icons” at the Orient Museum in Moscow, Russia. In the same year, she participated in the novel of the nine, “Love to Life”, in Rede Globo de Televisão, singing the aria “O del mio dolce ardor”, by the Opera Paride and Elena “by Christoph Willibald von Gluck (1714-1787 ).

In 2014 her composition in Esperanto had international prominence playing in a Polish radio, being considered by the international group of Esperantists one of the most beautiful songs listened in that language.

In November 2016, she was awarded the Carlos Gomes Medal and the title of Comendadora by the Brazilian Society of Arts, Culture and Education.

In April 2017, Nadia Figueiredo received the Fifth Medal of the UN International Peace Forces.

In May 2017, she was invited to participate in the tour of the Brazilian singer Daniel in Europe, singing next to him the song “Con te Partirò”, in Coliseu de Lisboa, Coliseu do Porto
and Casino Figueira da Foz in Portugal.
In the same month, Nádia Figueiredo made a tour of major Brazilian theaters alongside singer Plácido Domingo Jr., son of the tenor Plácido Domingo.

In 2019, she released her first album on the Biscoito Fino label, called “Meu Idioma é o Amor”, produced by Guto Graça Mello.
The project mixes international music, classical pieces and Brazilian Popular Music, defending the crossover genre (joining the classic and popular), giving freedom and versatility to the album, which counts with the collaboration of Gilberto Gil and João Donato, in the song “A PAZ ” by them, Plácido Domingo Jr. and Max Wilson.