Internationally awarded accordionist Antenógenes Silva can be noted for his participation simply because accompanist of famous artists in the air days. An effective solo artist, he previously strikes with valses “Saudades perform Matão” (Jorge Galati/Raul Torres, 1938) and “Ave Maria” (Erotides de Campos, 1939). Being a composer, he previously achievement with “Pisando Coraçõha sido” (with Ernâni Campos), that was documented by Augusto Calheiros in 1936, valses “Uma Grande Dor Não Se Esquece” (with Ernâni Campos), and “Santa Teresinha,” documented by Gilberto Alves in 1943, among many others. Throughout his profession, he documented about 320 tracks in a lot more than 150 78s and many LPs. He discovered to try out the eight-bass accordion along with his dad in his hometown. He had written his first tune at 14. At 21, he shifted to Ribeirão Preto, São Paulo, and became a specialist. Within the next season, he shifted to the administrative centre and performed in pubs and in the Rádio Educadora Paulista. The 1st record arrived in 1929, along with his choro “Gostei De Tua Caída,” accompanied by his valse “Norma,” both by Victor. In 1933, he relocated to Rio and authorized with Victor, getting nationally popular. Also for the reason that 12 months, he performed in Argentina. In 1934, he relocated to Odeon. He was the 1st accordionist to execute in the Teatro Municipal. For the reason that period, he previously formal music training on tranquility and orchestration with renowned composer/conductor Guerra Peixe. He was known as among world’s greatest accordionists in the Hohner Event (Germany), where he earned the first award in the eight-bass category.