CARLOMAGNO ARAYA

CARLOMAGNO ARAYA

 

Basic Background Info

 
Birth: Unknown
Location: Costa Rica
Band: Victor Mendoza Latin Jazz Ensamble, Laurence Elder Project, Englebert Humperdinck, Jean Michel Byron, Chayanne
Genres: World/Jazz
Instruments: Drums,Percussion
Occupation: Musician, Producer
Links: Prospace, Homepage, MySpace page
 
 

Biography

 
 
Born in Costa Rica, Carlomagno Araya began his formal musical training at the Conservatorio de Castella. Carlomagno Araya went on to study at the Berklee College of Music summer program and Miami Dade Community College, where he received a full performance scholarship. Araya completed his bachelor's degree at the University of Miami in 2001.

Carlomagno Araya is one of the busiest players on the South Florida scene. He has performed on two Grammy winning albums 'Mundo' from Ruben Blades won Best World Music album and Best Tropical Contemporary album, while Willy Chirinoís 'Son Del Alma' won Best Salsa/Merengue album.

In the course of his world touring, Carlomagno Araya has had the opportunity to perform at such prestigious venues as Carnegie Hall, The Apollo Theater, Olympia Theater in Paris, and The Hollywood Bowl.

Carlomagno Araya has worked with artists such as Victor Mendoza Latin Jazz Ensamble, Laurence Elder Project, Ruben Blades, Englebert Humperdinck, Jean Michel Byron, Chayanne, Claudia Acuña, Nestor Torres, Hernán Gamboa, Paquito D'Rivera, Alon Yavnai, Roberto Perera, Willy Chirino, Daniela Mercury, Boca Livre, Alejandra Guzmán, Alejandro Lerner, Armando Manzanero, Bebu Silvetti, Rudy Pérez, J.C. Torrealba, Bob Mintzer, and León Gieco.
 
 

Discography

 
 
Album Year Album Name Album Band
1997 Cuervo Blanco Bernardo Quesada
1997 Sonidos Del Silencio Manu
1999 Jazz Festival Hamburg Live 1999 Ruben Blades
1999 Calle Del Viento Editus
2000 The Best Of Latin Jazz Editus
2000 Club 1600 Red Rideout
2001 PR Heineken Jazz Fest 2001 Roberto Perera
2001 Perlas Cubanas Rosa Vento
2001 Pasion Geovanny Escalante
2001 A Biltmore Christmas Biltmore
2001 Detras De Tus Ojos Maria Pretiz
2001 Live In Concert Cheryl Fisher
2002 Sensual Roberto Perera
2002 Encuentro Ruben Blades
2002 Mundo Ruben Blades
2002 Para En Mundo and Mi Cantar Por Venezuela Hernan Gamboa
2002 Allan Flores Allan Flores
2003 Tengo Un Sueno Live Various Artist
2003 Sincero Chayanne
2003 Ascenso Geovanny Escalante
2003 Guitarrisima Juan Areco
2003 Abrazame Tamara
2003 Corazon En Clave Ramses Araya
2003 Sin Prisa Michael Diess
2003 Betri Timar Betri Timar Hernan Gamboa
2004 Valses Venezolanos Enrique Chia
2004 Sentimental Piano Willy Chirino
2004 Son Del Alma Area 305
2004 Hay Que Cambiar Ley Alejandro
2004 Eternamente Party All Night
2004 Do You Wanna Dance Maruja
2004 Azuca Chiara
2004 Chiara Malin
2004 Amor Sin Limites Hernan Gamboa
2004 Sentir De America Ivdia
2004 EvolucionGlitra Glitra Gullin Sky
2005 PR Heineken Jazz Fest 2005 Nestor Torres
2005 Prisionero Jorge Luis Del Hierro
2005 Thesis Losing Abby
2005 Come As You Are Sabrina Barnett
2005 Su Alma Y Mi Piano Enrique Chia
2005 Una Razon Jose Guillermo
2005 Mi Barrio Freddy Alvez
2005 Surrounded Laurence Elder
2006 Get Jazzed 2 The Esc Music
2006 Surrounded Laurence Elder
2006 Dances Prayers Nestor Torres
2006 Ao Vivo Antonio Adolfo E Carol Saboya
2006 Transmision Groove Calor Urbano
2006 Light Of The Sun Iliana Rose
2006 Destino Bryan Gonzalez
2006 The Circus Dan Anibal
2006 Todo Vale Alicastro
2006 La Semilla Almas
2006 Low Registers Gabriel Vivas
2006 El Me Salvo Jose Rivas
2006 No Voy Sin Ti Juan Carlos Torrealba
2007 Ama! Alejandra Tejada
2007 Silent Night Christmas Cd
2007 Cheek To Cheek Eddie Tobin
2007 Jorge Luis Del Hierro Jorge Luis Del Hierro
2007 De Corazon A Corazon Team Vip
2007 Love In Motion Juan Areco
2007 Telegrafia Sin Hilo Changuito
2007 Cantando Victoria Masterkey
2007 Intimo Martin Valverde
 

Noise

 
 
  • Suspiciously, Carlomagno Arayan has no noise items.
 

Instruments of Choice

 
 

Drums

Drums: Drum Workshop
Cymbals: Paiste
Hardware: Drum Workshop
Heads: Remo
Electronics: Extreme Insolation
Percussion:  
Sticks: Vic Firth
 
 

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