MEINL Percussion is proud to welcome multi talented percussionist Raúl Rosario Garcia to the family.
From San Juan Puerto Rico, Grammy Nominated Raul Rosario Garcia is part of a new generation of percussionists that are raising the bar with their talent and versatility around the world.
Raul has had the opportunity to play with major orchestras and soloists such as Domingo Quiñones, Luis Enrique, Gilberto Santa Rosa, Víctor Manuelle, Tony Vega, Luisito Carrión, Adalberto Santiago, Puertorrican Power, Rey Ruiz, Andy Montañez, Brenda K. Starr, La INDIA, Carolina Lao, Michael Stuart ,Orquesta Mulenze, Tito Nieves, Tito Allen, Johnny Rivera, Charlie Cruz, N'KLABE, NG2, Marlon, Grupo Atabal, Grupo Plena Libre, Truco y Zaperoco, Emma Colon Zayas, and Pedrito Guzmán.
In his vast experience in studio , Raul has worked with producers such as: Angel "Cucco" Peña, Jose Gazmey, Humberto Ramirez, Guillermo Calderón, Julito Alvarado, Ramon Sanchez, Angelo Torres, Luis Garcia, Mark Sanchez, Juan Carlos "Juaco" Cardona and Luis "Perico" Ortiz. He has also had the opportunity to play in such important international stages such as The Latin Grammys, The National Theatre of the Dominican Republic and the Latin American Festival in Rome .
Other significant moments in Raul’s career was his participation in the " Puerto Rico Jazz Jam" hosted and produced by Humberto Ramirez and his participation in a Tito Puente tribute called "Rey del Timbal" with a Big Band directed by Humberto Ramirez. Raul played as guest percussionist with his two teachers and mentors, Rafael "Tito" De Gracia and David Rosado Cuba (MEINL Artist ).
I'm very happy to have Raúl as part of the MEINL team.