Re: INTRODUCTIONS: Please Use This Thread To Introduce Yourself!
Real name: Paulina Toro
How long have you been playing? been playing the timbales for a couple years, and learn the drumkit for a total of about 5 lessons, when i borrowed a friends kit!
Origin of user name? Well, I'm a timbalera! :) Which means a female timbale player! :)
Your top 5 drummers? Oh no! I don't know enough! I'll go with top timbale player for now: Tito Puente. I must learn more about other drummers and timbale players!
Make of timbales: Tycoon
Make of cymbal? Zildjian.
Where do you practice? at home!
Are you in a band? not yet! i played for about a year in a salsa band, half live/half recorded
Do you play covers or originals? i play anything right now, mostly covers!
What style of music? SALSA!! latin!
Favourite take out food? oh.. i don't like to eat junk food! but... my fave food outside of my own home is a vegan curry! :)
What country do you live in? Australia!
One really odd fact about yourself? i got up on stage to play alongside with Tito Puente Jr! Was pretty scary but very exciting and it was AMAZING!!! :)
How did you start drumming? well, i saw a guy in a band called Watussi going sick on the timbales and knew i had to learn this instrument!!