Antonio Sánchez

Born in Barcelona in 1969. Studied percussion with Ernest Martínez and Enildo Rasúa among others. He is an active freelance musician, taking part in performances, recording sessions, cinema, theatre and TV shows. His partners have been musicians like Kitflus, Santi Arisa, Brian Dunning, Luis Paniagua, Comediants, The Central Intelligence Orchestra, Jorge Serraute, and Ahmet Yeildrim. He has appeared in venues like The Royal Festival Hall ( London ), The Cairo Opera House ( Egypt ) and Festivals like The North Shield Festival ( Scotland ), The Theatre Festival of Grenoble (France) and The Barcelona Jazz Festival. He has given courses in several Music Schools and at the Universities of Barcelona, Lleida and Girona. He is Musical Director of the Maracatú and Requetesón percussion ensembles.