With MEINL since:
July 09, 1967
Place of birth:
La Paz, Bolivia
Currently living in:
Favorite MEINL cymbal:
I was 12
Car that you currently drive:
I try not to
Not counting on drums what do you do for fun:
Writing songs and producing music in my studio
Mexican, Thai and other spicy food
Highlight of your career so far:
Finishing my first CD "Los Andes Jazz Project" featuring Jerry Gonzales, Bob Sands, Miguel Blanco, Caramelo Masso, Manuel Machado, etc. I have received very good reviews and an extensive article in the second volume of History of the Latin Jazz "Carambola" by he author Luc Delannoy
Polyrhythms and fusion styles.
Drumming means to me:
The best way to express myself without using a spoken word. Also a very cool way to earn money for a living.
Advice for up and coming drummers:
Never give up...No matter what other people say.
How would you describe yourself:
I am more a musician than a drummer.
When I look back on my life one day, I would like to be able to say:
I think I'd better look into the future.