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Francisco Vielma (Uncredited)

Francisco Vielma

Francisco Vielma, Multi-percussionist/Arranger/Composer born in Mérida-Venezuela. He starts in the musical world at ten years old singing and playing Venezuelan cuatro at the Conservatory of The Andes University. In 1999, Francisco joined the “Orchestral Symphonic System” for 3 years in his hometown while he was also a member of the "Ensamble Kimbandú"; with the former, he made research trips to study the Afro descendant music of three States of Venezuela. He has been involved in recording projects and tours in Venezuela, Mexico and South Korea with renowned musicians from his country. He also taught percussion, harmony and ensembles at Taller de Jazz Caracas from 2005-2010.

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Cesar Orozco & Kamarata Jazz 8/8/14: Cesar Orozco & Kamarata Jazz

The ensemble fuses jazz with music from members’ home countries of Cuba and Venezuela.

Cesar Orozco & Kamarata Jazz

The ensemble fuses jazz with music from members’ home countries of Cuba and Venezuela.

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