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Freddie Burgos is an International drummer whose musicality and talent has earned diverse list of playing credits. He also happens to be a drummer who can teach and has maintained a thriving practice throughout his playing career.
As a child, Freddi Read more ...
e is founded playing baskets drum along at his mother’s house. His mother bought him a drum at the age of six, and for that day on, he was so interesting in playing the drums. Freddie took his first drums lesson in church. At the age of eight, he decided to attend to a Music School. While he was in High School, the young artist performed at the Berklee Jazz Festival in 1998 and won a scholarship to go to study at Berklee College of Music.
In Berklee College of Music he had the privilege of working with great teachers such as, Kenwood Dennard, Larry Finn, Jon Hazilla, Casey Scheuerell, Dave Dicenso, Oscar Stagnaro, Mark Walker, Jon Hunt, Victor Mendoza, Dan Morreti, Kim Plainfield and Rod Morgenstein.
Freddie Burgos is a drummer well known for his great sound and tight pocket. He had the privileged to perform and recorded with many artists, including contemporary Latin Jazz Grammy Award, Merengue and Salsa Juan Luis Guerra, Manuel E. Castillo, Contemporary Jazz and Fusion, Hiromi Uhera, Bobby Brown, Blacksole, Paoli Mejias, Michael Phillip Mossman, Antonio Hart, Proyecto Evif, Jorge Vizcarrondo, Tercer Cielo, Rene Gonzáles, Richi Rey, Marco Piñataro, Isaac Lausell, Angel David Matos, Luis Marin, Richie Flores, Alex Acuña, Giovanni Hidalgo, Diego Torres and Ricky Encarnacion, David Martinez, Oskar Cartaya, Abraham Laboriel to mention some.
Freddie posed a Bachelor Degree in Performance from Berklee College of Music and a Master Degree in Performance and Composition from Aaron Copland School of Music (Queen College) in New York City. Freddie had recorded in a lot of albums such as; Barry D (Born to Play), Fikira Music, Piotr Kowalczyk, Andrés Espinosa (Songos Jalapeños), Berklee Jazz Revelation CD 2005, Jorge Vizcarrondo (A Cristo, Siempre Estas, Es Navidad), Isaac Lausell (Finding My Path), Proyecto Evif, Ermec Gonzáles, Heaven Report featuring Ricky Encarnacion and Norbert Stanched, David Martinez, to mention some.
Freddie Burgos is also an educator. In addition to being an Associate Professor of Percussion of the University of Interamericana in San Juan, Puerto Rico. He is an experienced clinician and has been an artist at different School of Music in Puerto Rico and United State.
Just release his first Album call "INSPIRACION". Currently, he is working in his first drum instruction book. The plan of his instrument composition is to make a couple albums, be an educator and go out and play great music.