- Artist: Rene Escovedo
- Since: May, 2014
- Style: Jazz, Fusion
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Every Trexist artist, depending on the level of endorsement, receives exclusive discounts and deals on all Trexist products.
As we develop our cymbals and streamline them to meet the needs of all drummers, our artists will always have first dibs on testing the prototypes :-)
When you are a Trexist artist, you are part of a family that moves as one unit. Our family does everything in its power to make sure we all reach our full potential as drummers!
René Escovedo, Oaktown bred drummer and self taught musician. Started learning basic rudiments in grade school, learning to play popular music. René was fortunate to be raised in a great musical family full of great drummers and percussionist entertainers; as it allowed him to be influenced by some of the greatest music of that time; and experience first hand some of the bands and musicians to come through the Bay Area. For René there was an overwhelming need to play drums; growing up in a landscape of fusion and jazz. René has become well known for his approach based on melodic timbre, basic grooves coupled with emotional and powerful performances. René is a drummer expressing his musical thoughts very effectively, playing aggressive styles of music. Exploring drums as an instrument of space dynamics. René has received multiple drum endorsements; his current project is René Escovedo & The FUSE, a group based on Funky Jazz; Latin Jazz and Progressive Jazz Fusion.