São José Del Rei, Brazil
Antônio de Pádua Falcão was a Brazilian Musician and composer.
He was conductor of orchestra and band, played the violin and oficleide, wind instrument now almost unknown. It is not known who taught him music, but possibly, as it was common for the many masters who lived in the mid-nineteenth century, he learned with the Santana brothers. He was married to Antonia Luiza Falcão.