Jose Rico - Drummer - UK, London

Jose Rico - Drummer | UK, London

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Country: United Kingdom
Based In: UK, London
Performs: Worldwide
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I’m a professional drummer with more than 15 years of experience playing different styles, who loves music, especially jazz, and traveling the world. I really would like to combine both. I can read music at first sight and i have finished a degree as a jazz musician.
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I am a profesional musician, specialized in drums and percussion, based in London, with more than 15 years of experience as a musician. I have traveled to learn, teach and perform in different countries, always trying to expand my knowledge of music and cultures to share it.

Set-List

I’m experienced playing jazz, be-bop, swing, spanish folk, r&b, flamenco, funk, soul, reggae, latin, pop, rock, acoustic, bossa-nova, samba, african grooves, argentine folk, and used also to accompanimet singers.

Biography

Jose Rico
Biography
Spanish musician born in Toledo (09/12/1981). He began as a drummer in the psychedelic rock band “Cicely” (1994-2002), formed in his hometown Torrijos (Toledo), recording three demos albums, playing in the province of Toledo at the beginning and later in numerous theaters from Madrid.
In 2003 he moved to Barcelona where he began his musical studies in the “Tallers de Musics” for two years (drums with Alberto Cabello) and began to others styles (Latin, Soul, Funk, Flamenco), playing in short-term formations in several clubs in the city.
In 2006 he ret ...

Reviews     (3 Reviews)

Jose Rico - Drummer - UK, London Event Location: “La Gran Jaime” Buenos Aires, Argentina. Event Type: Private show in “La Gran Jaime”. 21st April 2016
Beautiful show, nice sound as a band, and a very good selection of tunes!! We really had a good time! Jose Rico Quartet is a highly recomended one!
Reviewed by: Marcela Micó.
Jose Rico - Drummer - UK, London Event Location: London, UK. Event Type: Album release 15th August 2012
“There is a natural grace to these compositions that’s difficult to deny. Jose Rico with Foster & Herrero’s Band continued efforts to mine Spain’s rich musical heritage and to make its treasures accesible to a broader audience”. “Perlas” Josephine Foster and the Victor Herrero Band. Fire records, 2012.
Reviewed by: Joe Hemmerling. Tinymixtapes.com
Jose Rico - Drummer - UK, London Event Location: Madrid, Spain. Event Type: Album release 2nd May 2012
“Beautiful compositions and guitar and percussions developments without pause or border”. Viva, tiempo para la cosecha. Foehn records, 2012.
Reviewed by: La vanguardia, 2012. Newspaper.

Experience

Education:
• 2013-2017: “Superior Technique degree as a Jazz and Argentine Folklore interpreter”. Taken in SADEM (Escuela Superior del Sindicato Argentino de Músicos, Higher Institute of Music of the Argentine Musicians Union).
• 1998-2002: “Superior technical degree in business administration and finance”, at “Ies. Beatriz Galindo”, Madrid, Spain.
• 2005-2008: “Escuela de Música Creativa”. Madrid, Spain. Drums, ensemble, styles and musical languaje. Drums with the master “Carlos Carli”.
• 2003-2004: “Taller de Musics”. Barcelona, Spain. Drums a ...

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Additional Information

I have my “NIN”, national insurance number.
I have my DBS check.

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