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Eli Menezes / Bio

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Eli Menezes is a Brazilian multi instrumentalist, producer and arranger based out of New York. He began his playing at the early age of 12 on bass and his interest later on expanded to acoustic/electric guitar, and keyboards while producing/arranging as well. His talent began to be cultured in church which he still continues in New York.

He soon started playing for known artists as well as musicians. The experience has nurtured his talent to take him to a new level of sound with his guitar playing.
He is a versatile yet natural musician on pretty much any style of music, whether it be Rock, R&B, Pop, Jazz, Fusion, World, Latin or Country etc. He's done it all.

He has been on the stage and/or studio with such artists as Lauryn Hill, Jennifer Hudson, Faith Evans, Michelle Williams(Destiny's Child), Melanie Fiona, Trey Songz, Conor Maynard, Anthony Hamilton, Fantasia, Keri Hilson, Meshell N’degeocello, Richard Bona, Common, Ashanti, Neon Jungle, Liz Menezes, Chrisette Michele, , Angie Stone, Avant, Ayo, Aaradhna, Stephanie Mckay, Estelle, Fred Hammond, Abraham Laboriel, Marvin Sapp, Leni Andrade, Wanda Sa and Roberto Menescal to name a few.

While working on his solo album, he stays busy doing sessions and live shows for major and independent artists all over the United States, Europe, Brazil and Asia.

 He's also a member of the Brazilian group "Merce".

General Info

Artist Name
Eli Menezes
Home Page
Jazz / Rock / Funk

Contact Info

New York, NY

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