Brazilian recording artist, vocalist, composer, percussionist, guitarist, and musical
Seattle is lucky to have Mendonça in the neighborhood (The Seattle Times). Eduardo is:
1- Winner of Spirit of Liberty; award received from Congressman Jim McDermott for an
immigrant who has made an outstanding contribution to his adopted country, the U.S.A.
while maintaining his ethnic heritage. (2009 – Seattle, WA). 2- Winner of Outstanding
Brazilian Male Singer based in the U.S. for the Brazilian International Press Award 2007
(Florida). 3-Winner of Tribute for Excellence and Achievements in Advancement of
Performing Arts and Education of the Brazilian Music in 2006 - Centro Cultural Hispano
Americano and University of Washington. 4- Winner of Aspasia Phoutrides Pulakis
Memorial Award 2005 for his significant contributions to the Brazilian community and the
community-at-large of the Northwest. Eduardo Mendonça has played, composed, and
directed various genres of Brazilian popular music in the US, Canada, Nepal, and Brazil.