Latin-Cuban Drummer
in Asia

Pablo Calzado

An internationally recognized funk, latin and jazz drummer, Pablo Calzado is possibly the best in his class in Singapore. Available for booking for private events, public performances, and studio recordings now!

About Me

I am a Cuban-born drummer and percussionist who has played in

a wide variety of genres, including jazz, Latin, rock, funk, R&B, and pop. I have performed all over the world, including Latin America, Asia, and Cuba.

I graduated from the School Art Félix Varela and the Faculty Vicente Ponce Carrasco. I also taught drumming and percussion at the International School of Cuba CENSEA and have given workshops in South America, Central America, and Singapore.

I also play with a number of artists, including Klimax, Bryan Lynch, Chucho Valdes, Amadito Valdes, Teresita Garcia Caturla, Emilio Morales, Carlos Varela, Kelvis Ochoa, David Torrens, Sergio Mendes, Jorge Luis Crego, Julio Padron, Cesar Lopez, Alexis Bosch, Omara Portuondo, Steve Thorton, Lion King The Musical in Singapore Production of 2011, Eugene Hideaway Bridges, and Kho Mr Sax Man.

I have also also recorded with Alexis Bosch, Joseph Koumbas, and Doc Weiss.


This trio fuses adventurous bass playing, aggressive yet sensitive piano and rock solid drum beats into a blend of cinematic jazz fusion. Tokyo Blue reflects its own style; Each song tells a story and paints a picture through instrumental music.

Genre: Jazz: Jazz Fusion

Release Date: 2012 

© Copyright – Tokyo Blue / Tokyo Blue (70026195483)

The Mario Lopez Band featuring Alina Ramirez on the piano and Mario Lopez on bass and guitar bring you the sounds of South America, Europe and beyond through a selection of contemporary and traditional, original Latin tunes.

Accompanied by the talents of Cuban drummer Pablo Calzado, vocalist Carlos Sendros, horn sections of Eddie Wen, Christophe Turchi and Marques Young, their unique and contemporary sound is an amalgamation of Afro-Latin rhythms, bomba, samba, bossa nova, Mexican and Cuban folkloric music.

All recorded live at No Black Tie.

The CD is on sale at NBT for RM35. 

Produced by Ron Weiss, Rob Cosh & Maya EthierEngineered by Rob Cosh & Ron WeissRecorded at The Lab studio and the home studios of Ron Weiss, Gleb Sturov, Mike Leipe and Maya Ethier, all in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. All percussion recorded at Snakewe Studios, Singapore City, SingaporeMixed & Mastered by Rob Cosh at The Lab studio, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
All songs Ron Weiss (SOCAN). All Rights Reserved. Us ed By Permission.

Waiting album by Josef Koumbas was released Jun 08, 2010 on the Tumi label. 

The typical sound of cuban jazz, piano, sax and percussion in a Cuban American fusion.

Genre: Jazz: Latin Jazz

Release Date: 2010 

© Copyright – Alexis Bosch / Acople records (884502659641)

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