Jorge Garrido

Drums and Percussion

Born in Logroño in 1978, Jorge Garrido holds degrees in Musical Education and Jazz Percussion Performance.

He has been a member of several jazz formations performing in various festivals throughout Spain since 1999, including in San Sebastian, Getxo, Bilbao BBK, Burgos, Munilla, Ezcaray, Vigo, and many more.

He has also been a member of pop and rock groups participating in festivals such as Logroño’s Actual, Madrid’s Universimad, and Palco Giovani, in Italy.

Garrido received first prize in the Ethnic Music category in 2008 as part of the “New Mood Trío” group in “Audiciones 08 – Músicas étnicas” from Fundación Canal in Madrid, and again in 2010, when he took first in the Madrid “XXXII Concurso de Rock Villa” Competition as part of the La Rioja band “Naive”.

In 2014, he created his own personal project together with Alberto Arteta and Marcelo Escrich called “Jorge Garrido Monk Trío”, which was embodied in the form of an album titled “Vintage” in 2015.