Welcomes You

Bráulio Bosi, born in Brazil in 1987, began his musical life playing
electric guitar when he was 14 years old and began his studies of
classical guitar when he was admitted to the Federal University of
írito Santo as a Musical Education Major at the age of 18.

After graduation, Bosi moved to Oklahoma City where he obtained his
Master's Degree in Guitar Performance from Oklahoma City University
while taking guitar lessons with Michael Fresonke. Bráulio studied with
Douglas Niedt at the University of Missouri-Kansas City Conservatory of
Music and Dance, where he was awarded a Doctor of Musical Arts
degree in guitar performance in 2016. Niedt recently retired and Bráulio
has taken over as chair of the guitar program at UMKC.

During his young career as a musician, Bosi won prizes in five
competitions, performed in several states of Brazil and the USA,
participated in dozens of guitar festivals, and played in the master
classes of some of the most respected guitarists in the world, such as
Eduardo Isaac (Argentina), Fábio Zanon (Brazil), Jorge Caballero
(Peru), Pepe Romero (Spain), Adam Holzman (USA), and Scott Tennant