Project Description

BIOGRAPHY:

Mr Almeida is a professional drummer, percussionist, music producer, DJ and teacher, with more than 23 years of experience performing, recording, teaching and touring.

 

  • -Latin Grammy winner with Bajo Fondo Tango Club (2002)-Drummer and co- producer.
  • -Coachella music award with Sin Fronteras (2003)- Drummer, producer, arranger.
  • -Oscar winner with Emilio Kauderer with the movie “The secret in their eyes”(2009)-Drummer -Private drum teacher 1989 to date.
  • -Drum teacher at Yamaha music school (Buenos Aires) 1995 to 2001.
  • -Rhythm teacher at Beat Lab Academy-electronic music production school. 2016 to date.
  • -Session work for labels such as Sony, Warner, Universal, Interscope, etc.
  • -Composer work for major video game companies like Ubisoft and EA games.
  • -Master’s in Live Performance and music production. Avellaneda University of music Buenos Aires, Argentina

TEACHING PHILOSOPHY:

It is my ultimate goal to give to my drum students the best tools to musically express themselves as the precious individuals they are.

I teach them technique, musicality, showmanship, how to interact with a band, a solo artist, and how to network, by assessing their needs and goals and by finding the best way for them to really learn the concepts based on their own personalities.