Esteban Carvajal is a 25 year-old drummer influenced by rock, blues, pop, electronic, jazz, metal, soul and funk music. He has an extensive music performance education and academic background, including a Degree in Music Performance from the Los Angeles College of Music formerly known as LAMA and 3 years of attendance at UDLA “School of Music” in Quito, Ecuador.
9 years of professional performance experience on drum kit and percussion instruments, including Tours in South America and the United States.
Highlights in music
Recording Sessions with producers such as John Avila (Oingo Boingo, Steve Vai) Dean Dinning (Toad the Wet Sprocket) and Adam Hamilton (L.A. Guns, George Lynch)
U.S. Tours opening up for artists such as Sixx AM, 3 Doors Down, Collective Soul, Megadeth and Scorpions with the rock band Mycah
Jazz, funk and rock ensembles / sessions playing with world known musicians such as Philip Bynoe (Steve Vai) Howie Shear (Stevie Wonder) Brandon Gibbs (Cheap Thrills, Devil City Angels)
Session Drummer for the Award Winning Band Real Fiction.
Drummer for the ecuadorian progressive rock band Anima Inside on their U.S Tour
Several appearances on the Ecuadorian T.V Show “Expresarte” with bands such as Perla Negra, Amazon and Natta Cassete.
Drum Clinic Tours in Ecuador at “Escuela de Musica Udla” , “Instituto de Artes Visuales”, Runa Estudio and the Ecuadorian Drum Festivals.
14" Vintage Old School Patina Hi Hats
18" Natural Crash
14" FXO 6 / 16" Vintage Old School 1964 Stack
20" Prototype Ride
18" Custom Brilliant Crash