Online Student

Roberto Juarbe

Online Student
Brockton, MA
Member since 2004

About Me

Experience

March-2004 to present

Coca banana band, David Demelo International Band, Eguie Castrillo and his Latin Jazz band.

I’ve been a professional drummer since 1980. I was the drummer in the 2003 Grammy winning merengue band GrupoMania and for different singers in Puerto Rico. I also played with The Arturo Somohano Philharmonic Orchestra. I have recorded in studio sessions and have performed live with different styles including Latin, Jazz, Pop-rock, R&B, Classical and Funk. Currently, I am the drummer for the Cocabanana Band (www.cocabananaband.com) and for the Life Teen Mass in Brockton. I was a part of the Kingdom Church Gospel Worship team in Brockton and part of the City of Praise Worship team for two years.
I was the musical director for the Nelia Moreira Portuguese concert in New Bedford.

2000 to Jan 2004 GRUPOMANIA

I was a Drummer in a 2003 Grammy winning merengue band

Feb-1992 to Jan -2004 – Church musician in Centro Ebenezer in Country Club , Carolina P.R

Pastor Abilio Rivera

1980 to Jan 1992 Church musician in a Baptist Church in Carolina. Pastor Felix Castro.

1985–2000 The Arturo Somohano Philharmonic orchestra

Music Director: Gualberto Cap Deville

· Drummer and classic percussion

· Percussion player of Puerto Rico Symphonic Orchestra

· Music director Roselin Pabon

1980–2003

Professional musician

· Drummer for different singers like:

· Ray Charles, Lissette Alvarez, Ednita Nazario, Sophy, Rafael José ,Yolandita Monge, Maribel Soto, Dr. Luis Irizarry, Marilyn Pupo talk show in Channel 6, Labranza group, Pedro Noél, Frances Lee, Santa Convocacion orchestra- Centro Ebenezer church in Country. Club, San Juan P.R., Wheaton College Choir in Puerto Rico from Boston, Ron Kenoly. I recorded in Studio and performed live for different styles including Latin, Jazz, Pop-rock, R&B, Classical and Funk.

Discography

José Lugo-Piano con Mata

Maribel Soto- Recuerdos

Frances Lee- Paciente Esperare

Pedro Noél- Canto a la Amistad

New Testament Church -Todos para Uno en vivo

José Javier- Como en el Principio

Tato Guadalupe y Ruben Navas- Al compas del tienpo

Willie Nieves- Cambio y Contigo Todo

Kennasath- Nos sostendremos gracia al amor

Live Concert of Adventist Church- Asi cantamos

Aracelis Llaurador- Sigo Amandote

Group Alpha- Canción y Cree

Luis Ruiz- Contigo a mi lado

Los del Camino- Vuelve y Empieza

.Cocabananaband

Education

1980-1982

Associate degree of Accounting and Minor in Music.

1980-1982

Conservatory of Music in Puerto Rico -Prof. Freddie Santiago

1974-1980

Libre de Musica School- Hato Rey, P.R.

Drums and Percussion

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