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Jhonny Kotock – Tono Malembe

Its already release the single from the album of Venezuelan Madrid residence keyboard player Jhonny Kotock  “Tonto Malembe” which I had the honor to Mix. In it participate Rafa Pino on vocals, Huguette Contramaestre, Mariana Serrano, Anita Valencia, Marcial Isturiz, Alejandro Zavala and Jhonny making backing vocals, Jorge Villaroel on Percussion, José Nuñez on drums y el mismo Jhonny Kotock on…

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Steinberg interview

I am completely honored for the interview Steinberg did to me on the release of Nuendo 10, hope you like it   https://new.steinberg.net/nuendo/dario-penaloza/    

AES CASE Ecuador

This 5th, 6th and 7th of June will be held in Guayaquil, Ecuador, the Audio and Sound Conference Ecuador together with the Audio Engineering Society with guests from Canada, Colombia, Peru, Argentina, Spain, Mexico, Uruguay and Venezuela who I will have the honor of representing. This time I will be giving a Mixing Workshop on Wednesday 5 at 1 pm,…

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Los Sinvergüenzas 2018

The mixes of the new album of Los Sinvergüenzas are already finished, where singers participate in the middle of the repertoire and I had the honor again to mix this fifth album of the group. This would be my fourth album with them and I can not feel more satisfied with the result and the mixing sessions with Edwin Arellano,…

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Identidad by Miguel Siso wins Latin Grammy

Very honored and happy with this new award. This time the album “Identidad” by Miguel Siso won the Latin Grammy for Best Instrumental Music Album, something that makes us proud because this album was made entirely in Venezuela, despite everything. In fact, most of the album was recorded by my former student Kevin Brito in our school “AudioPlace” and the…

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New Caracas – NOS is release

This October 5th, almost as a birthday present, finally came out on the street, internet, and other media, the NOS Album of the new formation led by the Venezuelan musician/guitarist New York-based Luis D’Elias, New Caracas. I had the privilege of mixing this album that is co-produced by the Argentinian Emilio Miler and contains an extraordinary palette of instrumental and sung…

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LAC 2018

I will be participating in the Latin American convention of the AES (Audio Engineering Society) LAC 2018 to be held in Montevideo, Uruguay from September 24 to 27. There will be great audio figures from the region and special guests from the United States giving talks and workshops. I will be giving a Seminar about Transient Treatment with tape emulations…

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Seminar at UNIMET

On Thursday, May 24, I will be giving my Workshop “Human side of Audio and other technicalities” at the Metropolitan University, thanks to the goodwill of David Loyo of the Student Center Federation and Bartolomé Diaz of the Culture Department of the University. This will be at the Pensieri Auditorium at 12:30 in the afternoon. A contribution of Bs. 150,000…

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Hector Molina – Giros

Last week, it was released in Miami the first solo album by my beloved Héctor Molina: cuatro player, guitarist, composer and arranger. He is also one of the main protagonists of the new Venezuelan contemporary music movement. I have shared with him for more than 10 years with the groups C4 Trio and Los Sinvergüenzas and on this occasion, he…

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Seminar at the Simon Bolivar University

I am honored to give my workshop “Human side of Audio and other technicalities” at Simon Bolivar University, at the Auditorium Complex on Thursday, March 15 from 9 to 12. More information on the phone 212-9063160 or writing to cultura@usb.go. Very grateful to Diana Arismendi and Douglas Saldivia from the Culture Department of the USB.