I'm african musician who plays several sets of percussion, mbira (kalimba), drum set and also provide arrangement and advisory as music director
Otis Selimane Remane is a drummer, singer, composer, educator graduating at UNICAMP in Popular Percussion course. He started his musical carreer at age of seven, playing sweet flute, piano, timbila and percussion at Escola Nacional de Musica. At the age of fourteen he started to perform as professional musician in mozambican, that allowed him to work with reputed musician from Mozambique, such Moreira Chonguiça, Ivan Mazuze, Jimmy Dludlu, Isabel Novela, Cheny Wa Gune, Dilon Djindji and many other artists from the new generations and also played in many national and international festivals. Actually, he develops projects in Brazil as educator teaching the rhythms from Mozambique and other parts from Africa. He's been playing a very important role as youth artist on diffusing African Culture, through workshops and been required to record some african flavours with Brazilian and other artists around the world. He represented Mozambique in ethnos Brazil, Portugal and Finland in 2018. In this same year he won the New Talents of Jazz Award with his authoral work The Otis Project. He also develops a carreer as researcher student in ethnomusicology.
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Otis is an excellent musician, has a unique genius. Its ability to enrich a song is incomparable, I recommend
Otis is an incredible musician, his understanding of rhythmic
peculiarities is unique, which makes him a musician who knows how to create the perfect groove for what you expect and may not know how to do. He's definitely one of the most creative and committed musicians I've ever worked with, I recommend him!