Robert Acevedo

Robert Acevedo

Lee University Big Band, Symphonic Band, Tacet, Sophie Lockhart ,Jose Ruiz Valentino

Robert Acevedo is a Percussionist/ Music Producer/ Educator from Ponce Puerto Rico , who is currently studying his Major in Pastoral Ministry at Lee University , Cleveland Tennessee . At age five , Robert started to play drums at his local church in Puerto Rico . He also started to learn to play other Latin instruments such as congas , timbales , bats , bongos at a very young age . In his senior year of high school Robert took his first drum set lessons from Professor Jose Ortiz at the Escuela Libre de Musica in Ponce , Puerto Rico . He then started his college level education , precisely with professor Ortiz at the Pontifical Catholic University of Ponce (PUCPR ) . While in Puerto Rico , Robert was the percussionist for the PUCPR Choir under the direction of Maestro Ruben Colon Tarats and performed in various tours of Puerto Rico . Now at Lee , Robert works with various groups and churches in the Cleveland , Tennessee area . Robert is currently the drummer for the Lee University Big Band directed by Mr. Alan Wyatt and the Lee University Symphonic Band directed by Dr. Mark Baily . He is also a former member of the Lee University Percussion Ensemble who was directed by Dr. Andy Harnsberger and Robert works for DrJose Valentino Ruiz who is a two time Latin Grammy nominee Robert works in music production and as an recording musician . Robert plays currently too with Sophie Lock hart an Incredible songwriter from Ohio and Tacet a jazz band who is Lead by Trumpet player Austin Morgan . Robert also works as a Professor in private lessons in Percussion and is a former professor for Instituto Canzion in Chattanooga . Instituto Canzion is a Hispanic school of music that priority is to develop their students as musicians and christian's , making sure they get the right educations and opportunity's . Robert Acevedo has shared the stage with Artist like DrJohn Wotton , Richard Henson , Edward Fry tag , Christian McBride , Freddie Santiago , Clark Beckham , Alan Wyatt , Jim Walker , Jesse Pitts , Bruno Miranda and Giovanni A . Perez Robert is currently working on his Latin Jazz with two time Latin Grammy nominee Jose Valentino Ruiz who is an Educator , Performer , Arranger , Composer and Producer . Robert also plays in various churches during the semester with the Lee University Symphonic Band across America . Robert choice of cymbals is the Gospel Series Cymbals . Robert Acevedo is a Percussionist/ Music Producer/ Educator from Ponce Puerto Rico , who is currently studying his Major in Pastoral Ministry at Lee University , Cleveland Tennessee . At age five , Robert started to play drums at his local church in Puerto Rico . He also started to learn to play other Latin instruments such as congas , timbales , bats , bongos at a very young age . In his senior year of high school Robert took his first drum set lessons from Professor Jose Ortiz at the Escuela Libre de Musica in Ponce , Puerto Rico . He then started his college level education , precisely with professor Ortiz at the Pontifical Catholic University of Ponce (PUCPR ) . While in Puerto Rico , Robert was the percussionist for the PUCPR Choir under the direction of Maestro Ruben Colon Tarats and performed in various tours of Puerto Rico . Now at Lee , Robert works with various groups and churches in the Cleveland , Tennessee area . Robert is currently the drummer for the Lee University Big Band directed by Mr. Alan Wyatt and the Lee University Symphonic Band directed by Dr. Mark Baily . He is also a former member of the Lee University Percussion Ensemble who was directed by Dr. Andy Harnsberger and Robert works for DrJose Valentino Ruiz who is a two time Latin Grammy nominee Robert works in music production and as an recording musician . Robert plays currently too with Sophie Lock hart an Incredible songwriter from Ohio and Tacet a jazz band who is Lead by Trumpet player Austin Morgan . Robert also works as a Professor in private lessons in Percussion and is a former professor for Instituto Canzion in Chattanooga . Instituto Canzion is a Hispanic school of music that priority is to develop their students as musicians and christian's , making sure they get the right educations and opportunity's . Robert Acevedo has shared the stage with Artist like DrJohn Wotton , Richard Henson , Edward Fry tag , Christian McBride , Freddie Santiago , Clark Beckham , Alan Wyatt , Jim Walker , Jesse Pitts , Bruno Miranda and Giovanni A . Perez Robert is currently working on his Latin Jazz with two time Latin Grammy nominee Jose Valentino Ruiz who is an Educator , Performer , Arranger , Composer and Producer . Robert also plays in various churches during the semester with the Lee University Symphonic Band across America . Robert choice of cymbals is the Gospel Series Cymbals .

My Soultone Set: 

16" Gospel Crash |14" Gospel Hi hat | 22" Gospel Ride

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