BIOGRAPHY

​Born on February 10, 1993 in the city of San Cristóbal – State of Táchira Venezuela, from 3 years was immersed in the drums and Venezuelan Folklore, at age 6 enters the National System of Youth and Children's Orchestras of VenezuelaIn 2007 he entered the Simón Bolívar del Táchira Symphony Orchestra and then through auditions he entered the National Children's Orchestra of Venezuela under the baton of maestro Gustavo Dudamel and Simon Rattle. Participates in several national and international festivals such as the International Festival of Percussion of the Plains (In its 5 editions 2003-2005-2009 - 2010 - 2012), 3rd International Festival of Bolero in Venezuela (2006), 3rd International Festival of All Drums of the World 2006, 2nd International Percussion Festival Barquisimeto 2010, Jazz Festival of the hatillo 2014 with his personal project.Latin-American Concert Festival (2011 - 2012), International Music Congress for Bands (2012), International Saxophone Week ESMAE (Portugal 2012) l Kursaal Congress (Switzerland2013) World Music Contest (Netherlands 2013), International Music Competition for Bands (Spain 2013).Turning in the same way for other countries such as Argentina, Uruguay, Colombia, Curaçao, France, Belgium. In his tour of Europe he performs in major theaters such as Théatre du Chatelet (Paris - France), Kursaal Congress Center - Strandbadstrasse 44 (Interlaken, Switzerland), Kasteel Mheer (Limburg - Holland), RodaHal, Europaplein 1 (Kerkrade - Holland).He is currently the exclusive artist of the brands Aquarian Drumheads (USA) Bosphorus Cymbals (Turk) Vater Percussion (USA) Cympad (Switzerland) Parra Drums (Venezuela) Xymox Percussion (USA) Sunhouse (USA). He has participated in 4 NAMM show in Los Angeles.He recorded his first album in September 2014, which is in the process of mixing. It is titled "Curiara Experience" and in the plasma its investigation and its vision on the Venezuelan music.Currently working as a session drummer at CDMX, and touring with several bands like Mcklopedia, Centavrvs, Okills and Los Amigos Invisibles. Playing in important festivals around the world, such as Vive Latino, Pal Norte, Estereo Picnic, Bahidora ..Parallel to that is his solo project of AFRO HIP HOP.

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Experiencia Curiara
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Mcklopedia
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Dealers in Caracas
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