Alex Acuña
Born in Pativilca, Peru, 100 miles north of Lima, Alex Acuña was born into a musical family. As a teenager, he moved to Lima and became one of Peru's most accomplished session drummers, performing on many recording projects for artists, as well as film and television productions. Alex moved to Las Vegas in 1974, where he played with such greats as Elvis Presley and Diana Ross. Between 1975 and 1977, he made part of jazz history when he became both drummer and percussionist for one of the most innovative and pioneering jazz groups of our time, Weather Report. 



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  • Advanced 9 Lessons 1 hr 30 min

  • $1750

Authentic Latin Rhythms On The Drumset

Desde el "Afro-beat" a la "Festejo" para el "Shuffle" Alex muestra un ritmo africano que evoluciona de congas y cajón a batería. Da una visión increíble en el tiempo en función de África sentir que Elvin Jones aplica al conjunto.

  • $1750

    9 Lessons 1 hr 30 min

Advanced
  • Advanced 15 Lessons 2 hr 21 min

  • $1750

Rudiments on Congas

Desde el "Afro-beat" a la "Festejo" para el "Shuffle" Alex muestra un ritmo africano que evoluciona de congas y cajón a batería. Da una visión increíble en el tiempo en función de África sentir que Elvin Jones aplica al conjunto.

  • $1750

    15 Lessons 2 hr 21 min

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