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Wagner Barbosa

Area Representative: South America

Wagner is a Brazilian voice trainer, singer, guitarist, songwriter, and producer. He has performed and taught all over the world: in France, Switzerland, Belgium, Argentina, Estonia, Poland, and Brazil.

As a producer, Wagner was responsible for all the voices at the closing ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. He has worked with many professional and famous singers in Brazil, including Gal Costa, Gilberto Gil, Criolo, Filipe Catto, Martinho da Vila, Roberta Sá, Xênia França, Verônica Ferriani, Marcelo Jeneci, Marcelo Pretto, and Giana Viscardi.

Wagner graduated in Brazilian and jazz guitar from ULM in São Paulo, and he also studied Brazilian Music at FAP (Arts University of Paraná). Before joining IVA in 2013, he was a certified teacher of the SLS™ Method. He is now a Advanced Certified Teacher at IVA, as well as an IVA Area Representative for Brazil.