Musician/Drummer with a comprehensive background in performance and
music composition. More than 12 years as a rock drummer and in a variety of styles, current drummer for Haster, Bonesteel and Vinyl Soul.
Accomplishments / Highlights
- Performed alongside and shared stage with well-known Rock / Metal musicians, including,
Attila, Main Stage at Pico Rivera 2016, Gemini Syndrome at the Whisky A Go Go 2017, Hed PE at Slidebar 2017, Fozzy and Santa Cruz at the Whisky a Go Go 2018, among others.
- Tour with Haster (Los Angeles, Fresno, Medford, Bremerton, Portland, Everett, Fife, Olympia and Spokane). 2016
- Tour with Vinyl Soul (New York and Mexico). 2017
- Completed a master class with Glen Sobel (Official drummer for Alice Cooper) in 2015.
- Drum Mentoring from well-known musicians such as David Salinas and Ryan Brown (Official drummer for Dweezil Zappa), 2015.
- 18 months course completed with Rob Carson (3- Time National Snare Drum Champion), 2015.
- National Recognition in Newspapers and Magazines, Mexico.
- Performed alongside and shared stage with well-known Jazz musicians, including Tino Contreras, Valentino Contreras, Luis Zepeda, Jaime Reyes, Brandi Disterheft Trio, Nono Garcia & Flamenco Quintet, Alvin Atkinson & the Sound Merchants, Buyu Ambroise & The Blues In Red, Beethova Obas. 2008 - 2009.
- National Tours with Tino Contreras' Band all around Mexico.
- Performed at National Jazz Festival in the Nezahualcoyotl Concert Hall, Mexico City 2008
with Tino Contreras' Jazz Band.
- Performed at International Jazz Festival in Puerto Principe, Haiti 2009 with Tino Contreras' Jazz Band.
Jazz Drum Performance
Tino Contreras' Drum Academy － Mexico City, Mexico 2009.
Music Theory and Keyboard Proficiency
Mexico City, Mexico
Intensive Course of Music Theory and Keyboard Proficiency with Claudia Gonzalez (Alumni from Insituto Nacional de Bellas Artes, Mexico City) and Ricardo Rendon (Alumni from Musicians Institute, Hollywood, C.A.) 2014
Associate of Arts, Drum Performance
Musicians Institute － Los Angeles, CA, United States
Emphasis in Independent Artist Development
Tino Contreras' Jazz Band - Mexico City, Mexico
Official drummer for "Tino Contreras Jazz Band"
2006 - 2009
Aster － Mexico City, Mexico
Drummer for "Aster" Project
2009 - 2010
Fist － Mexico City, Mexico
Drummer for "Fist Guns n Roses Tribute Band"
2011 - 2013
Affriction － Mexico City, Mexico
Drummer for "Affriction" Rock Band
2013 - 2015
Bonesteel － Los Angeles , CA
Drummer for "Bonesteel"
Haster － Los Angeles, CA
Drummer for “Haster”
The Bad Applez - Los Angeles, CA
Drummer for "The Bad Applez"
2016 - 2017
Vinyl Soul – Los Angeles, CA
Drummer for “Vinyl Soul”