Charles Fernandez began composing for television and film in 1989. He has composed for television series such as Disney's Little Mermaid; Disney's Aladdin; Universal's Casper Cartoon Series (For which he received two Emmy and one Annie Nomination); Disney's Doug; Disney's 101 Dalmations; Dreamworks' Toonsylvania and Disney's Bonkers .
Edmundo Villani-Côrtes was born in Juiz De Fora (Minas Gescis, Brasil) on 08/11/1930. His first introduction to music was through his father who played flute and his mother who played piano. As a young twelve year old boy, he played a small guitar, and guitar all from intuition. At seventeen he started his theoretical music studies, including the piano at the Conservatôrio Brasileiro de Mûsica in Rio de Janeiro, and completed them in 1954. By then he had already composed many compositions including a piano concerto, which he first performed with the Juiz de Fora Philharmonic Orchestra" directed by Maestro Max Gefter (1956).