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Pablo Bencid
Pablo Bencid
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Artist Biography

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  • Band/Affiliation: The Either Orchestra / La Clave Secreta
  • Country: Venezuela
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When Pablo was seven years old, he began his musical studies in Caracas, Venezuela at the Emil Friedman school. There he studied cello, Venezuelan cuatro, flute, Afro-Venezuelan percussion, harmony, ear training and sang in the school choir.

In 1994, Pablo was awarded a scholarship from Berklee College of Music, where he graduated with drum performance degree (cum laude). Since that time, Pablo has been performing to large and appreciative audiences around North, Central and South America, Europe, Virgin Islands and Australia. Pablo has mastered a variety of styles such as Latin-Jazz, Jazz, Latino, Afro-Venezuelan Rythms, Brazilian, World Music, Funk and Rock.

At present, Pablo performs with the Either/Orchestra, Labeque Sisters, Eduardo Tancredi, Gonzalo Grau y La Clave Secreta(formerly LaTimba Loca), Jose Conde and Ola Fresca, JCA orchestra, Gonzalo Grau Quintet, Aquiles Baez Quintet, amongst others.

Some of Pablo's most recent concerts have been:

Istanbul Music Festival, Turkey, Ludwisgburg Music Festival, Germany, Bolivar Hall (London), Sydney Festival-Australia, PAS Festival in Paris, The Sodra Teatern, Stockholm, Sweden, Helsinforgs Festival, Helsinki Finland, World Percussion Festivals at Berklee College of Music, Warsaw Percussion Festival-Poland, the Jazz Cava in Barcelona-Spain, Calle 54 in Madrid- Spain, Mexico city jazz festival, Percussion Festival in Chiapas-Mexico, Percussion Festival in Tuxla-Mexico, IAJE (International Association of Jazz Educators) in Toronto-Canada, the Hatillo Jazz Festival in Caracas-Venezuela and the Valencia Arts Festival in Venezuela, festival,

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