Producer / MD
MUSICIANS INSTITUTE, LOS ANGELES
Drummers Collective,, New YorK CITY
ESMUC - university of music of Barcelona
Degree in music performance
YAMAHA ROCK TOUR ENDORSER WANTED, WINNER OF THE DRUMS CONTEST IN SPAIN
JAZZ FRINGE AWARD
ARC MUSIC AWARDS FINALIST
AIE "TETE MONTOLIU" JAZZ SCHOLARSHIP
Quim Castelló is currently living in Los Angeles where he works as a session drummer. He recently has been living in New York City for three years. During that time he combined touring and been the drummer for the legendary CAFE WHA House Band.
Quim Castelló, born in Barcelona, started performing live at the age of 10 with his father’s orchestra doing more than 120 shows a year. He has worked with international renowned artists like Perico Sambeat, Gary Willlis (from Tribal Tech) or Linard’s Many Moods Funk Band (NYC). He has shared stage with some jazz/funk/r’n’b renowned artists like Cheryl ¨Pepsii¨Riley, Kimberly Davis (from Chic), Leonard “Asthmaflow” (from The Roots), Miles Robertson (Alicia Keys MD), Robert Glasper or Ron Grant between others. He has performed in some musical theater shows like Michael Jackson - I Want U Back, Chicago or Goodbye Barcelona. He has played with tribute bands like The Bowie Experience (from UK), Abba Fever Tribute show (from UK) , Dona Summer and Whitney Houston official tributes (from UK).
Some of the great venues he has performed in are: Blue Note New York (NYC), Rockwood Music Hall (NYC), Cafe Wha (NYC), The Village Underground (NYC), Club Groove Cafe (NYC), L'Auditori de Barcelona (Spain), Rotterdam Auditorium (Holland) or El Palau de la Música (Barcelona) between others.