Rubén starts to play electric bass on 1994 in a self-taught way plus the supporting help of some special lessons like those:
He assisted to a seminar of flamenco-jazz in the Madrid Superior Conservatory conducted by Pedro Ojestos. Attend to the Jazz Seminary gived by Javier Vercher (Sax) in Cáceres City (Spain). Recived private lessons by the up-right bass player Francis Posé (from Jorge Pardo Trio). He recived private lessons from the Cuban electric and up-right bass player Yelsi Heredia, who played with Bebo Valdés or Diego “el cigala” among many others. He assisted to two editions of the Modern Music and Jazz seminar by the hand of guitarist Luis Jiménez (Superior Conservatory of Pamplona Teacher). He took part in the advanced level of the Jazz Seminar of Zarautz in 2004, reciving lessons from the world famous Carles Benavent (Paco de Lucía, Chick Corea, Miles Davis,...), Playing with him in duo in the closing ceremony concert of the seminar. After Access to the medium level degree with the highest honours he started his studies at the Professional conservatory “Berzosa Brothers” of Cáceres Town in 2001 year. He took part in the Orchestral and chamber music seminar headed by the violinist and conductor Asiste al Seminario de Orquesta y Música de Cámara impartido por el Violinista y Director Gonçal Comellas.
Some of his Works:
Chenoa, Spain and South-American Tour with the international artist Chenoa. Tour with Juanjo Melero Trío. Tour with Kiko & Shara in 2006-07 with more tan 160 dates. Jeanette, Raimundo Amador, Hilario Camacho. He toured around east Europe and México with the “Los niños de los ojos rojos” band, Qkino. Javier, Rafael Riqueni. He is the bass player of the Metal Band Dimenssion www.dimenssion.com
As well as with those other bands:
- First Up-right bass of the Chamber Orchestra of the Proffesional Conservatory of Music of Cáceres Town, with whom played in a Germany tour and with the Big Band of the same conservatory.
As well as so many other bands around Spain of Flamenco, Pop, Rock, Latin,and Jazz
Rubén uses ELIXIR Strings&Cables, EBS
Amps y Marleaux Basses