abraham laboriel

abraham laboriel

Berklee-Yamaha Concert 2012

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Berklee College of Music in Valencia and Yamaha Music Europe GmbH Ibérica presented the Berklee--Yamaha concert at Berklee's new campus in Valencia, Spain, on September 7, 2012. The concert brought together acclaimed musicians who are either Berklee alumni or are endorsed by Yamaha. To celebrate the occasion, Yamaha Music Europe GmbH Ibérica will donate a Yamaha Disklavier Grand Piano to add to the equipment available in Berklee in Valencia's hi-tech recording studio. Among the Berklee alumni were Xavi Reija (drums), Jose Mena (drums), Jorge Salán (guitar) and Abraham Laboriel Sr. (bass). Other musicians included Yoel Paez (Yamaha - drums & percussion), Lluis Llario (playing a Yamaha Silent upright bass), Pepe Rivero (playing the Yamaha C7 Disklavier). Faculty and students who participated: Perico Sambeat (saxophone), Sole Giménez (voice), Polo Ortí (piano), Fernando García-Rodas (student, Puerto Rico, drums) and program director Victor Mendoza (vibraphone)