Fagner Wesley, pianist, composer and arranger was born in Salvador da Bahia, Brazil. Fagner is autodidact and played already with an age of 13 in various bands in Brazil.  With the age of 17 Fagner moved to the capital city Brasilia and studied at „Music School of Brasilia“. Later on he moved to Sao Paulo to complete his studies at „Tom Jobim - State Music University for jazz“ and to specialize in jazz piano.


Since 2008 Fagner Wesley lives in Vienna and is an important member of the music scene. He combines his knowledge in Latin Jazz Rhythm with various styles like Afro-Bahia, Funk, und Blues. Fagners music is highly influenced by „groove“ and „flavor“ of Brazilian rhythms. In Vienna Fagner performs with  Fagner Wesley Group, Alegre Correa Group, Iris Camaa, Gabriel Grossi 5tett, Jatoba Bigband, Duo Samambaia, Wolfgang Muthspiel and others.


2013 Fagner recorded his first album „meu toque“ with his own band „Fagner Wesley Quartett“ . The current set up is Matheus Jardim, Jojo Lackner and Gerhard Ornig.