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RODNEY MARTINEZ, CUBAN PERCUSSIONIST BORN IN CURRENT GUANAJAY, ARTENISA PROVINCE, CUBA. I HAVE BEEN THREE YEARS RESIDING IN CHILE AS A DIPLOMATIC FAMILY MEMBER OF THE EU, THE GREAT MAJORITY OF MY FAMILY RESIDES IN CUBA, IN LA RABANA CUANA, GUIDE, IN GUANA CUA ... A RURAL TOWN OF TRADITION, COLONIAL ACQUITECTURE, HUMBLE AND WORKING, THE CULTURE IN MY TOWN IS MAIN BECAUSE OF SO MUCH TRADITION AND AFRICAN DESCENDANCE, HAPPY PEOPLE, FESTEÑA, WORKING ...


FROM VERY SMALL I LIKE MUSIC AND THERE I STARTED MY WAY IN ART, I BEGAN TO LEARN TO PLAY THE BATA DRUMS WHICH ARE A SET OF THREE DRUMS THAT WHEN PLAYING THEM CREATE AN INCREDIBLE PERCUTED POLYPHONY GOVERNED BY CALLS AND COMVERSIONS BETWEEN I AND ELLOSSIONS MOTHER DRUM, ITOTELE MIDDLE OR SECOND DRUM, OKONKOLO SMALL DRUM WHICH IS CHARGED OF KEEPING TIME WHILE THE OTHERS CONVERSE, BRIEF REVIEW OF THE BATA DRUMS, GUANAJAY IS CHARACTERIZED BY SOME MAJOR CASES WHICH HAS BEEN SEVERAL OCCASIONS OF MAJOR CASES. AÑA AND OTHER DEITIES CHARACTERIZE THEM, IN ANY CORNER YOU CAN LISTEN TO A RELIGIOUS CEREMONY AND THE SONG OF THE BATA DRUMS, GUANAJAY IS A HAPPY VILLAGE IN WHICH I WAS BORN AND GROWED UP AT 15 YEARS OF AGE I STARTED TO PLAY WITH THE CUBAN CHILDHOOD COMPARSA CALLED 'RAYISTOS DE SOL' TRADITIONAL AFRO CUBAN COMPARTMENT AIMED AT THE YOUNGEST SINCE THEIR DANCERS WERE CHILDREN AND THE LYRICS OF THE SONGS WERE THE MOST A CHILDREN'S THEME FOR YOUNG PEOPLE, THE DRUMMERS MUST HAVE BEEN FROM 15 YEARS OLD ON, I WAS VERY INTERESTING AND DEFINED IN ADDITION I DEEPEN MY KNOWLEDGE IN PERCUSSION AND TEACHED ME MANY OTHER ROADS AS IN MY CALLE MUSICIAN DESROLLING ARTISTS THEN, THE DEPTH OF THE MUSIC AND THE PERCUSSION ITSELF, THE SACRIFICE TO BE A GOOD PERCUSSIONIST AND THE ABILITY TO RESIST LONG HOURS PLAYING AND WALKING AT THE SAME TIME WHEN MAKING PASSAGES THROUGHOUT THE CITY WITH A WHOLE PEOPLE DANCING THE SONGS DETRILAS LA COMPARSA, WE PERFORMED SONGS FOR CHILDREN LIKE 'LA VACA LECHERA' WORKS OF THE SONGS IN FANTIL CUBANO 'LOS TWO KITTENS, ETC ... ALL THIS CHILDREN'S REPERTOIRE WAS CARRIED OUT IN THE MORNING AND AFTERNOON CUSNDO THERE WERE CARNABALES IN LA CHILDREN'S CATWALK IN THE MALECON OF HAVANA, ALREADY AT NIGHT THE REPERTOIRE AND THE DANCERS WERE CHANGED FOR ADULTS AND THE MUSIC WAS MORE TRADITIONAL AND MORE POPULAR, IN ADDITION TO THE ANOTHER PART OF THE DANCERS WHO WERE ALREADY MY AGE IN ADALENT ... FOR 10 YEARS I WAS CONGERO COMPARSA OF 'LOS RAYITOS DE SOL' DE GUANAJAY AND MISTRAS AL UNISONO PERFORMED OTHER IMPORTANT AND FORGING ACTIVITIES FOR MY LIFE HOW IT WAS STARTED IN STUDYING IT MUSIC CONCERVATORY IN THE PROVINCE OF PINAR DEL RIO, I STARTED MY STUDIES IN 2006 THE CAREER OF PERCUSSION STANDARD 4 YEARS AND OBTAIN A PROFESSIONAL TITLE AS A PERCUSSIONIST AND JOINT PRACTICE TEACHER TITLE GUARANTEED BY THE UNDERSTANDED AND ENDORSED BY CHIERNTIFIED WHERE I LIVE ...


TWO YEARS AGO I BEGAN IN A FULL PANDEMIC TO MAKE MY FIRST DISCOGRAPHIC PRODUCTION COMPLETELY EMPHASIZED IN THE POPULAR CUBAN TRADITIONAL MUSIC OF THE STREET WHICH IS THE GENRE 'CONGA COMPARSA CUBANA STYLE HAVANA' WHICH I PLAYED ALL MY LIFE AND ARRIVED FOR MY LIFE. CUBA AND ITS ROOT PEOPLE, WHICH IS WHAT I AM ... A CUBAN OF PURE STRAIN CONGERO FROM THE PEOPLE OF GUANAJAY, SO THIS NEXT MONTH OF DECEMBER I WILL LAUNCH AND IT WILL BE ON ALL DIGITAL PLATFORMS MY CD 'NO HAY MA' MADERA 'COMPOSED BY 7 COMPLETELY SONGS BY CONGA COMPARSA WHICH VARY IN THEIR TEMPO BY HAVING INCLUDED TWO WAYS TO PLAY THE CONGA COMPARSA' PASO CAMINO 'SLOWER RHYTHM THAT IS PERFORMED AT THE TIME OF PARADE IN THE WALKWAYS TO AVOID IMMEDIATE TIREDNESS AND' LA CONGA ABIERTA'FASTEST RHYTHM TO MAKE A GALA IN THE GRADE OF THE JURIES WHICH WERE MOSTLY PERCUSSION MUSICIANS, AND HONORED DANCERS OF THE COUNTRY ...


MAINLY THE CD IS DEDICATED TO MY PEOPLE OF GUANAJAY, TO ALL THE MUSICIANS OF THE COMPARSA, MAINLY TO THOSE WHO ARE NO LONGER, SUCH AS THE GREAT RAFLE CAMPANERO REILERO DE LA COMPARSA CREATOR AND FOUNDER OF THE COMPARSA.

REVIEW ABOUT MY DEVELOPMENT ARTISTIC LIFE


MY NEXT CD CALLED 'NO HAY MA'MADERA IS A DISCOGRAPHIC PRODUCTION BASED ON THE MUSIC CONGA COMPARSA CUBANA, ONE OF THE MOST TRADITIONAL AND POPULAR GENRES IN CUBA, AFRO-CUBAN DECENDENCE, TAMBORES VOS Y BRASS ... ON A DANCE CD, FROM A GREAT WORK ON THE PERCUSSION AND THE FORMAT OF THE THEMES, I RESPECT MY AFRICAN ORIGIN AND THE ROOT.


I HOPE YOU WILL CONSIDER THE PROPOSAL TO COLLABORATE TOGETHER AND HAPPILY PERSIVE SUPPORT FOR YOUNG CUBAN ARTISTS WHO DEFEND AFRO-CUBAN ROOT AND ORIGIN WITH THEIR HERITAGE MUSIC









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