THIS IS ABOUT MUSIC, RHYTHM, PERCUSSION, DRUMS, ART, JAZZ.
Almadia is the name of a tradition type of African boat used by some of the ancient tribes in Mozambique.
This logo will represent a drummer and percussionist & musician INSTITUITION, drummer, percussionist, teacher and composer, mainly inspired by his original African roots mixed with European and Latin music. with
35 years career as a performer, recording session musician, and more than 10 years teaching experience delivering successful school classes, workshops and master classes worldwide.
touring drummer, Afro-Jazz World Tour,Lusophonie Orchestra,Venues such as: Lagny Jazz Festival, Glastonbury Festival, Hollywood Bowl- US, Montreaux Jazz
Festival, Summer Stage Central Park-US, Chicago Jazz Festival, Detroit World Music Festival- US,
Summer Series California Plaza-US, Montreal Jazz Festival- Canada, Toronto Jazz Festival- Canada,
Barbican Centre, Ronnie Scotts, Blue Note-Milan, Cotton Club- Tokyo, Duc de Lombard- Paris,
Latin- Brazilian; Samba, Bossa Nova, Baião, Forrô, Oludum, Frevo, Maracatu.
Latin- Cuban; Rumba, Salsa, Cha Cha Cha, Son, Danzon, Bolero, Mambo,
Pop- Rock, Funk, Soul, Reggae, Jazz.
Talented at promoting creative expression among students of different levels of learning.
High-energy Drummer/ Percussionist, inspiring and enthusiastic.
Skillfully balances conventional and non-conventional methods of teaching, bringing a variety of distinct approaches of repertoire to students and audiences.