Jakogarces percussion

Pro Multi Percussion Tracks

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250+ Remote recordings done for all music genres and TV/films. I offer top quality performances and HQ audio percussions at affordable rates. Versatile drummer, percussionist and producer with 14 years of experience. 100% guaranteed job (130 5-Star reviews on Fiverr). Credits: Leonardo Aguilar, Cumbiastars (Latin Grammy Nominees), Reykon, many more

Hi! my name is Jacobo, I am a drummer and percussionist from Medellin, Colombia with 14 years of experience and knowledge of many american, latin, and world music rhythms, and I would be very happy to work on your project of ANY genre! I can create the percussion parts, or I can copy the rhythms you tell me.

My Portfolio: shorturl.at/mrtHV

I can handle multiple instruments and styles:

Colombian rhythms like Cumbia.

Your tracks will be professionally recorded at Drumlab Studio with AKG, Lewitt and Shure mics, in a Focusrite Clarett thunderbolt interface.

Every track will be recorded with high end instruments (LP, Meinl).

Spanish Cajon
Cowbells, celesta, cymbals
Tama Starclassic Drumset

I will first ask you for a sample of your song, and then give you some suggestions about the instruments and styles I would record. Depending on the complexity of it, I will give you a rate between $40 and $90 for the job. I deliver most of my jobs in 3 days.

Instagram @jakogarces.

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4 Reviews - 2 Repeat Clients

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  1. Review by Jed D.
    by Jed D.

    Another great session with Jacobo... I came looking for congas on a track, but he went above and beyond and built an entire percussion arrangement that was just amazing. He's super creative and knows these instruments so well. Looking forward to the next one!

  2. Review by Jed D.
    by Jed D.

    Jacobo added some beautifully-recorded percussion that really brought my track to life. He turned everything around super quickly and made the process easy and fun! Could not ask for more!

  3. Review by Kyle S.

    Another Job, Another Great Session Work from Jako!

  4. Review by Kyle S.

    Jacobo is Versatile, Skilled and has a Variety of Percussion that will add that unique flavor to your Tracks! Will work with Jacobo Again!

Interview with Jakogarces percussion

  1. Q: How would you describe your style?

  2. A: Funky! even my full latin recordings (salsa, bolero) sound funky.

  3. Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?

  4. A: I would like to be tour percussionist with Luis Fonsi. His show is really amazing, and the musicians are true pros. I also would like to work with salsa stars, like Willie Colon and Ruben Blades.

  5. Q: Can you share one music production tip?

  6. A: Always record the main percussion instrument (like conga or drumset) then do the other simpler instruments. Keep the fills very simple if you use many percussion instruments!

  7. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  8. A: Pop, latin jazz, salsa, house, folk music.

  9. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  10. A: I am very professional at my job, in terms of communication, responsibility, honesty, punctuality. Musically, I am versatile, and tight to the tempo. I also have strong skills in percussion recording editing in the DAW.

  11. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  12. A: I bring dinamism, I can make it sound "full", I can add creative grooves, creative ways of using an instrument. I can add things that normally a producer who is not a latin percussionist, would not think about, but they would sound really good.

  13. Q: What's your typical work process?

  14. A: I get the song without percussions, or with midi percussions. Then I suggest which percussion instruments to add, and in what style to do it. Sometimes I send examples that I recorded, or famous songs. Then I make the client an offer with the price, usually between $40 and $70, depending on the time and number of instruments. After I get the approval of the client, I record and deliver the job in the next three days maximum. Then we check if it needs revisions. Finally the client gives me his/her feedback.

  15. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  16. A: 8 input Focusrite Clarett 8preX thunderbolt, Shure sm57, beta52, AKG P220, Pro tools DAW. Acoustically treated studio.

  17. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  18. A: Damien Schmitt, Cosito, Chris Stokes, Thomas Lang, Tony Succar, Diego Camacho, producers like Diego Torres, Juancho Valencia, Visitante

  19. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  20. A: Conga and minor percussion recording for genres like folk, pop, house, latin jazz. I also get asked for full salsa percussion recordings.

One World by Rob Mathews

I was the Drummer and percussionist in this production

Terms Of Service

1 revision, maximum 3 days turn-around time. Includes as many percussion instruments as needed. Service will cost between $40 and $90 depending on the complexity. Optional Mix.

GenresSounds Like
  • Santana
  • Sting
  • Tito Puente
Gear Highlights
  • Focusrite Clarett 8Pre-X
  • Lewitt
  • Shure Sm57
  • LP Congas
  • Zildjian K cymbals
  • AKG C414
  • Tama Starclassic
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