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Zaza Desiderio

Zaza Desiderio
~ Drums ~
( Brazil )
Isaias « Zaza » DESIDERIO Isaias ” Zaza ” DESIDERIO (drummer, percussionist, composer, arranger), member of the Ordem dos Músicos do Brasil (OMB), was born in 1980 in Rio de Janeiro. He began his musical journey learning the guitar at the age of eight and he became a professional drummer in local bands by the age of sixteen.Strongly influenced by Latin and Jazz rhythms, Zaza offers a powerful and precise style, which directly connects the audience to the energetic and smooth sounds of samba.For many years now, Zaza has been one of the most demanded drummers in Rio de Janeiro and is now considered as a Carioca instrumental music revelation.

In the last few years Zaza had the privilege to perform big concerts and collaborate with national and international artists such as : Raul de Souza, Idriss Boudrioua, Philippe Baden Powel, Nelson Veras, Frédéric Viale, Raylema, Marcia Maria, Maestro Paulo Moura, Mauricio Einhorn, Harvey Wainapell, Leny Andrade, Cliff Korman, Rio Jazz Orchestra , Luíza Possi, Maria Gadu, Alain Jean Marie, Rio Jazz Orchestra, Ed Motta, Milton Nascimento, Yamandu Costa, among others.

In 2007, he won the preliminary round of the Odery & Modern Drummer Festival in Rio, before reaching the finals.Having moved to France in 2010, he has already been honored with a special mention at the Tremplin Jazz (s) RA 2012.

 

Contact : zazadesiderio@hotmail.com

 


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