Dino Verdade

Educator

Dino Verdade

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About

Paiste Artist Since
January 2012

Nationality
Brazil

Main Affiliations
Educator
Brisa Trio
Androids

Website
www.baterasbeat.com.br

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Setup

Dino Verdade

Cymbals listed from left to right

12" PST X DJ's 45 Crash
15" Masters Dark Hi-Hat
19" Masters Dark Crash
10" Twenty Splash (discontinued)
10" Signature Splash
10" Signature Splash
20" Masters Thin
16" 2002 Big Beat Big Beat Hi-Hat Top (regular)
16" PST X Swiss Hats Bottom (regular)
22" Signature Dark Energy Ride Mark II
22" Masters Swish

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Biography

Dino Verdade started playing drums in 1985 in Brasília, there he played and recorded with several original bands, accompanied different local artists and participated in the Claudio Santoro Symphonic Percussion Group. In 1992 he opened his school Bateras Beat Music School which today has 45 units distributed mostly in Brazil and Italy with representations in the USA and China. In 1995 he went to study music in the USA and graduated from the Miami Percussion Institute. There he participated in masterclasses with Tony Willians, Elvin Jones, Jim Chapin, Garry Chafee, David Garibaldi, Steve Smith, Dennys Chambers, among others. Dino is the author of 10 methods for teaching drums and the creator of the Bateras 100% Brazil Project (Drummers Orchestra) that joined the Guinness Book in 2019 and has over 20 years of experience with dozens of performances in Brazil and Italy. He recorded more than 20 albums in the course of his career, 2 albums by the EMI label with his band called Alma Djem and recorded his first solo album in 2020. He currently plays with ANDROIDS, Black Beatles Band, Brisa Trio and with artists Jorge Marciano and Giba Estebez, in addition to their project Bateras 100% Brazil.

Setup Cymbals

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    Sizes: 20", 21", 22"
    Volume: Medium
    Weight: Medium

    Sound character: A fusion of darkness, energy, projection and brilliance. Very wide range, complex, musical mix. Responsive feel, extremely controllable. Woody, silvery, spanky ping over crunchy, thriving wash. Extremely versatile, flexible ride for wide ranging application in modern blended music styles. Mark II: Tends to be a bit livelier and brighter. This manifests itself in the overall sound character and in particular in the bell and ping sound. Mark II also has a bit more volume potential due to its more open character.

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    Sizes: 12"
    Volume: Soft
    Weight: Light

    Sound character: Exotic, warm, trashy. Medium wide range, complex mix. Quick response with short decay. Soft feel. Fast, explosive cymbal with dirty fizz for short, quick accents. Also well suited as exotic effect cymbal in larger setups.

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    Sizes: 20", 22", 24"
    Volume: Soft
    Weight: Light

    Sound character: Dark, soft, warm, deep. Medium wide range, complex mix. Buttery feel, very responsive. Fine stick sound with hints of silver and wood over a broad, low-pitched warm, deep, multilayered wash. Wide, warm, full crash sound. Very lively, controllable. Multifunctional cymbal for refined ride playing and swelling, deep crashes. Also well suited for mallet playing mallets.

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    Sizes: 16", 17", 18", 19", 20"
    Volume: Medium
    Weight: Light

    Sound character: Dark, warm, smoky. Medium wide range, complex mix. Buttery, soft feel with quick response. Rich, dark, mystical crash sound with tender clarity. Extremely lively cymbal for broad accents and crashes in intimate to semi-loud settings. Well suited for delicate ride patterns or mallet swells. «For those guys who really appreciate just having a cymbal that can do everything, the larger Dark Crashes can do anything. Very crash-able, and if you want to ride on them, they will give you all the ride patterns in the world.» - Gregory Hutchinson

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    Sizes: 14", 15"
    Volume: Soft
    Weight: Medium

    Sound character: Dark, full, soft, multi-layered. Medium wide range, complex mix. Soft, responsive feel. Velvety sizzling open sound. Rich, dark chick sound. A sensitive hi-hat perfectly suited for light to medium heavy use within Jazz, Blues, Country and other acoustic music styles.

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  • Details

    Sizes: 22"
    Volume: Medium
    Weight: Light

    Sound character: Dark, soft, warm, exotic. Medium wide range, complex mix. Soft, highly responsive feel, very controllable. Broad silvery, wooden stick sound over a highly complex, deep, exotic wash. Low, smoky, dark crash. Lively cymbal for soft, sizzling ride patterns in lower volume styles. Also well suited for mystical mallet swells.

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