Jorge Chavez (MX)
#Descartes A Kant, Clondementto, Pito Perez
Paiste Artist Since Jul 2004
14" Signature Heavy Hi-Hat
17" Signature Power Crash
10" Signature Splash
21" Signature Dry Heavy Ride
19" Signature Full Crash
18" 2002 China
Jorge Chávez was born in Guadalajara, Mexico in 1977. He is an accomplished drummer and composer, with 20 years of professional musical experience. He has a wide musical profile, and is proficient in a diverse selection of musical styles (e.g. Jazz, Funk, Metal, Rock, Blues, Electronic, Pop and Noise).
Jorge enjoys adding details and arrangements of Mexican folkloric music in his compositions, as well as arranging sound design for studio recordings and live presentations through the use of samplers and ambient recordings. He also has a background in musical studies from the Music School of the University of Guadalajara (1997-2000) and has taken private lessons and clinics from several drummers, both foreign and domestic. In addition, he is currently giving private and public lessons at Factoria 36 and the EAM (Escuela Alternativa de Musica) in Mexico.
Jorge also endorses DW Drums and Hardware, Pacific Drums and Hardware, and Vic Firth Sticks.