Exclusive Interview with ‘Jorodu’

(Last Updated On: April 2, 2019)

Today we caught Jose Roman Duque aka Jorodu and here we are sharing his exclusive interview with our loyal readers. So, without wasting the time let’s get started.

Exclusive Interview with 'Jorodu'

Jorodu Interview

Q: First of all we want to say welcome to you.
Q: How did you come into music industry?
I started at 12 yrs old in Venezuela, studied later until I went to Boston to graduate at Berklee College of Music
Q: Who was your inspiration for music?
Many to mention, but I can say with certainty, Bill Bruford has been a big influence on me. Pat Metheny, JOhn McLaughlin, YES, Eloy, Rush, etc
Q: What is the name of your debut song?
Fortuna Non Omnibus Aeque
Q: Say something about your musical journey?
I did graduation from Berklee College of Music, then I started establishing myself as the most innovative and versatile musician where I lived. Currently I am living in Miami and positioned mysaelf as the go to guy in a variety of styles, such as Jazz, R&B, Latin, Rock,World Music and Pop.
Q: Who helped you most in your journey?
My family, and a very close knit of friends
Q: Who gave you pieces of advice?
My teacher, Jon Hazilla, my friend Erik Aldrey (excellent producer, and engineer), Jon Durant, and Randy Armstrong, has been influential in my journey.
Q: What do you do now a days?
I teach drums at 3 different schools, and perform regularly with many artists and bands in my area, (Miami, FL, USA)
Q: Let us know something about your future projects.
hoping to start working on a duo album with my friend Lars Tellman, in Germany, we had collaborated in the past and we’re expect to finish a whole album of our compositions.
Q: What is your message to your fans?
Support independent artist please!!!
Q: Any message for new artist?
Be true to yourself!!

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