Francis Hime (b. 31 Aug 1939, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil), started playing and studying piano to the six years of age, forced by his mother. But his fear of the rotative bank became a pleasure. He made his way as a good songwriter and pop arrangements. Partner of Vinícius de Moraes e Chico Buarque, the popular songwriter back to his old school performance, mixing the both styles. Wrote the Sinfonia no. 1, Carnavais para Coro Misto e Orquestra, Fantasia para Piano e Orquestra, Sinfonia do Rio de Janeiro de São Sebastião and is now working in Ópera do Futebol.