Brazilian guitarist and composer from Santarem. He began learning guitar from his father when he was nine years old, and later studied at the Conservatorio de Lisboa and at the Instituto de Cultura Hispânica de Madrid. In 1998 he composed the soundtrack for the local Para film "Lendas Amazônicas". In the 2000s Tapajos has performed in Europe. He has recorded more than 50 albums in his career.