Icanto was born in Alter on 7 April 2013 to Coronel and Veija-La. Along with his brothers Jacaré III, Jicabo and Machado, he joined Portuguese School of Equestrian Art at the age of four. He is the grandson of the much renowned Rubi. He is very elegant and has a fine character. Icanto is a very soft and attractive horse but has yet to discover his true aptitude.