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Carlos Maria musico Mexicano inicio sus estudios musicales de manera autodidacta a la edad de 12 anos estudiando guitarra y tocando en coros de iglesia, posteriormente comenzo sus estudios de bateria con el baterista Gonzalo Farrugia (Uruguay) en la Batacademia, seguido de sus estudios en percusiones con Andrei Tchernichov (Rusia) con quien perfecciono su tecnica y lectura. Posteriormente estudio en el Conservatorio de la OBC. Asi mismo tuvo la oportunidad de tomar un par de clases con el baterista Dave Weckl asi como a Masterclasses con diferentes bateristas de los cuales destacan Alex Acuna y Horacio "El Negro" Hernandez.

Dentro de sus colaboraciones musicales se encuentra participaciones con diferentes musicos debido a su gran pasion por la musica que lo ha llevado a trabajar con diferentes propuestas musicales que van desde el Folklor Mexicano hasta la musica Clasica de cuyos artistas destacan:

El grupo de jazz Mister Magic, el legendario Trompetista de jazz Luis Gasca "The Little Giant", Alexander Guerevich Quartet (klezmer music), el guitarrista de jazz Lupillo Cruz, Tico Valdez Big Band, Esteban Favela Quartet, Sinfonica Juvenil de Baja California, Fairbanks Chamber Orchestra of San Diego, International Philharmonia of the Californias, Compania de Opera de Tijuana, Pablo Varela, Ensamble de la Opera en conciertos con Esther Gonzalez, Jose Medina and Encarnacion Vazquez (opera), Nek (pop), Paulina Rubio (pop), Franky (Kumbia Kings), Novus Aer XV de Sergio Zepeda Tour 2007-2008, Marcelo Radulovich, The Playground Slap, TJ Groove Station, Gabriel "Gabo" Nunez, La Ballena de Jonas, Madame Ur y Sus Hombres, Cristina Creme, Lucybell (chile) "Tour Sesion Primitiva" [2009], 8 Voces y 1 Piano of Roberto Salomon [2009], ZUBS band [2011], Azul Violeta [2011], Carla Morrison [USA tour 2011], Ximena Sarinana [2013] asi mismo trabajando como musico de sesion para El Rincon Studios con base en Tijuana, BC Mexico.

*Carlos Maria forma parte como baterista de sesion dentro del disco de Carla Morrison "Dejenme Llorar" el cual ha ganado hasta ahora 2 Grammy Latino y Disco de Platino.

 

- Carlos Maria cuenta con el patrocinio de:

- Los Cabos Drumsticks [Canada] www.loscabosdrumsticks.com   

- Soultone Cymbals [Turquia] www.soultonecymbals.com               

- Peace Drums & Percussion [USA] www.peace-drums.com   

- KickPort [USA] www.kickport.com      

- Eccentric Systems [USA] www.eccentricsystems.com   

- Panam Shoes [Mexico] www.panam.com.mx                                    

 


 

English

Carlos Maria, Mexican musician started music since he was 12 years old by studying guitar and playing in churchs choirs, later began his studies in drums with Gonzalo Farrugia (Uruguay) at the “Batacademia” following studying percussion studies with Andrey Tchernyshev (Russia) were he improved his technique and reading skills. Later he studied in the conservatory of the OBC (Baja California Orchestra). After he had the opportunity of taking 2 private lessons with Dave Weckl. He has attended to different Master Classes wich included Alex Acuna and Horacio “El Negro’ Hernandez.

Within his work in music you can find his collaboration with different musicians due to his great passion for music. Carlos has had the opportunity to work with a wide variety of musical situations covering  from Mexican Folk Music to Classical Music which include:

The jazz band Mister Magic, the legendary jazz trumpet player Luis Gasca "The Little Giant", with Sasha Guerevich Quartet (klezmer music), Jazz Guitarrist Lupillo Cruz, Tico Valdez Big Band, Esteban Favela Quartet, Young Orchestra of Baja California, Fairbanks Chamber Orchestra of San Diego, International Philharmonia of the Californias, Opera Company of Tijuana, Pianist Pablo Varela, Opera of Tijuana Ensemble accompanying very famous artists like Esther Gonzalez, Jose Medina and Encarnacion Vazquez (opera), Nek (pop), Paulina Rubio (pop), Franky (Kumbia Kings), Novus Aer XV(Sergio Zepeda) Tour 2007-2008, Marcelo Radulovich, The Playground Slap, TJ Groove Station, Gabriel “Gabo” Nuñez, La Ballena de Jonas, Madame Ur y Sus Hombres, Cristina Creme, Lucybell (chile) "Tour Sesion Primitiva" [2009], 8 Voices and a Piano of Roberto Salomon [2010], ZUBS band [2011],  Azul Violeta [2010],  Carla Morrison [USA tour 2011-2012], Ximena Sarinana [2013] and working as session drummer for "El Rincon Studios" based in Tijuana, BC Mexico. 


*Carlos Maria is part of Carla Morrison "Dejenme Llorar" album as the recording drummer which has won up to now 2 Latin Grammy's & Platinum Record.

 

-Carlos currently endorses:

- Los Cabos Drumsticks [Canada] www.loscabosdrumsticks.com   

- Soultone Cymbals [Turquia] www.soultonecymbals.com               

- Peace Drums & Percussion [USA] www.peace-drums.com    

- KickPort [USA] www.kickport.com      

- Eccentric Systems [USA] www.eccentricsystems.com   

- Panam Shoes [Mexico] www.panam.com.mx