A past graduate and now an Associate Professor at The Berklee College of Music, Henrique De Almeida also holds a Masters Degree in Music Performance from The University of Southern Mississippi. He is the leader of his own group, The Brazilian Jazz Project and a clinician, published author, and producer, who has educational materials available through Carl Fischer Publishing.
Henrique performed with the Grammy award nominated Jazz Big Band The Falconaires, (USAFA Band) and is recording and touring nationally and internationally. Henrique has performed several times at Carnegie Hall. He writes articles for Modern Drummer Magazine and has performed at PASIC, and Jazz Festivals around the world, as well as for The President of the United States, Vice President, and Secretary of Defense.
Henriques’ past credits include some of the biggest names in the TV industry, such as HBO and commercial world to include writing original music for TV campaigns with companies such as Victoria’s Secret and Australian David Jones Department stores. He has also toured, recorded and/or worked with some of the biggest names in the music industry including Nat Adderley, Bill Cosby, Antonio Hart, Christopher Holiday, Donny McCaslin, Chris Speed, Igor Butman, Dave Valentin, Scotty Barnhart, Tiger Okoshy, Larry Coryell, Jeff Berlin, Stanton Moore, Billy Cobham, and many others.
For more information, music, books and DVDs by Henrique De Almeida visit please visit: CarlFischerdrums.com