Biography

Alirio Netto is a Brazilian singer and actor. Born in Florianopolis, he is one of the most recognized rock voices in Brazil, and an up-and-coming name among the greatest singers in the country. Whether it’s on a stage, studio or musical theatre, Alirio makes a strong impression with his powerful voice, amazing range and effortless control. As a vocal coach, he is steadily becoming a reference for those who take vocal study seriously.

Alirio played the role of ‘Jesus’ in the official production of Jesus Christ Superstar, in Mexico City (2000/2002).

In 2014, he played the second biggest role in the Brazilian production of the same play, but this time as ‘Judas Iscariot’, for which he was awarded “Best Musical Actor” according to one of Brazil’s most prominent newspapers, O Estado de São Paulo, among other very positive reviews on most of the media.

This led to features in the main TV shows in Brazil, including interviews by the most importants interviewers in Brazil such as, Marilia Gabriela, in her weekly show. He has also performed in the biggest talk show in the country, hosted Jo Soares, among various other TV shows including Altas Horas, Faustão, The Noite, Jornal Hoje, Jornal do SBT, Jornal da Globo, Programa Todo Seu.

As a Rock singer, Alirio got signed with the Prog Rock label Magna Carta for the release of his first band’s debut album, “The Journey”, by Khallice. The album was distributed in Europe, Asia and the USA.

Alirio was also in the metal band Age of Artemis, which has two albums with worldwide distribution in their discography, one of them produced by renowned singer and producer Edu Falaschi (Angra).

He has shared the stage with huge acts such as Guns N’ Roses, Iron Maiden, Dream Theater, Sebastian Bach, Symphony X, Alanis Morisette, Simply Red and others in numerous shows and festival appearances such as Rock In Rio.

Alirio Netto played the role of Judas Iscariot in the Brazilian version of the musical Jesus Christ Superstar, directed by Jorge Takla and produced by T4F. For this role he was awarded “Best Musical Actor” according to one of Brazil’s most prominent newspapers, O Estado de São Paulo.

Alirio was the protagonist of the musical We Will Rock You / Queen where he played the role of “Galileo” at Santander theater in São Paulo.

He Released his solo álbum last year, which is called “João de Deus” and can be found on Spotify and iTunes, and it is going to be registered on a live DVD this year in Brazil.

His last achievement was do be the Brazilian voice dubbing the character “Lefu” for the live-action movie “Beauty and the Beast” 2017.

Alirio currently dedicates some of his time working as a vocal coach and singing teacher, offering classes and clinics around the country.