Cid, started studying music when he was 9 years of age. He studied classic guitar
and symphonic percussion and later on in life, he focused just on learning to play
drums. When he was 18, he started teaching in his home town, Bahia Blanca.
After working professionally as a teacher and sessionist of different music
styles like Gospel, rock, jazz, fusion, Latin, electronic, etc and having recorded
various CD and EP's, having gone on tours and having done clinics in the most important
cities of Argentina and having been given an award "Disclosure drummer of
2002" by the "Club de bateristas argentinos",
he decided to move to Buenos Aires in 2004.
In Buenos Aires, Jorge recorded 2 CDs: "Cool
tango" by Aureliano tango club (tango-jazz) with whom he has played
in the main theatres of Buenos Aires and Argentina and has been the target of the
most important music critics of the country and "En el
cielo" trio La Nave (pop)
Jorge has taken classes and master classes with musicians like
Oscar Giunta, Jojo Mayer, Fito Messina, Daniel Piazzolla,
Alvaro Lopez, Gregg Bissonnete, Jota Morelli, Marco Minnemann,
Cristian Borneo y Ezequiel Ghilardi.
At the moment he is preparing to represent the new horizons of the Argentine
tango in the "Buenos Aires Tango Festival" in Rome, Italy, in September
He is also working as a producer of a new Rock&Pop project, he is leading
a jazz-fusion group and preparing to start a school for drummers in Buenos Aires
together with another drummer, Cristian Borneo.
Jorge Cid is sponsored by Pressroll sticks and Martin Vaquero Snares.
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