Márcio Pinto aka Magupi, is a talented multi-instrumentalist and composer, equipped with a degree in Classical Studies, specialized in the marimba, balafon and african percussion. He taught masterclass
level at the renowned Oporto Music University and played in a number of World Music bands and orchestras including Oporto Symphonic Orchestra.
Magupi also spent a lot of time in West Africa learning from his masters and drinking inspiration, rhythms and sounds. He integrates his classical, afro and electronic knowledge into his live sets, playing the electro-acoustic marimba with a diverse array of tracks widely influenced by music around the world, with organic, deep and unique elements.
Magupi sets have varied from afternoon acoustic ambience to late night dance floor bangers, igniting each scenario with his magnetic energy and sound!