Otto’s initial creative professional work was while percussionist for the organizations Nação Zumbi and Mundo Livre S/A, saving their two initial albums together. In 1989 he departed for France, where he spent 2 yrs. Time for Brazil, he fulfilled Chico Technology and Fred 04, potential proponents from the mangue defeat motion. Otto’s Samba Pra Burro was praised from the press because of its mixture of the folk rhythms of Pernambuco with drum’n’bass, rap, and electronica. The recording was chosen from the São Paulo Association of Artwork Critics (APCA) because the greatest of 1998. Otto offers performed internationally since that time.