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Eric Velez' beats reach frightening speed, generating an exciting mix of low rumbles and crisp highs. For this technique, he prefers congas and bongos that are sensitive to fingertips and loud slaps. Together with Toca, he created a line that lets him express himself the way he wants.
Drums in this collection:
Eric Velez Signature Series 11" Quinto
Eric Velez Signature 11-3/4" Conga
Eric Velez Signature 12-1/2" Tumba
Eric Velez Signature Wood Bongos
Eric's influences consist of an elite group of players, including legends like
Patato, Eddie Montalvo, Johnny Rodriguez and Giovanni Hidalgo. His reverence
for the traditional techniques is shown in his own style, based heavily on
indigenous Afro-Cuban technique, to which Eric has contributed a number of
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