The self-taught trombonist Vittor Santos can be an important name in big music group jazz in Brazil. As sideman, Vittor Santos worked well for performers like Ivan Lins, Leny Andrade, Antônio Adolfo, Chico Buarque, Alceu Valença, Moraes Moreira, Carlinhos Vergueiro, Zizi Possi, and Beth Carvalho. In 1985 he created the Vittor Santos Orquestra, a jazz big music group which worked well until 1992, having documented the recording Um Toque Tropical. Within the next 12 months he created the In Concert orchestra, another big music group. The Vittor Santos Orquestra regrouped in 1998, after that performed in 1999 within the Free Jazz Event.