About

Pablo Sáez Cerpa is a jazz musician (drummer, composer, arranger, teacher, etc.). He lives in Cologne, Germany, and works on his second solo Album "Surensemble", mixed by the ten Grammy® Awards winner Michael Bishop and mastered by the exceptional Walter Quintus (R.I.P)

At the age of five, he begun to play with the group "Fundación Claudio Arrau" in Santiago, where he studied piano and guitar. Studies in drum set & percussion with his godfather Carlos Figueroa López (R.I.P) in Santiago de Chile and jazz drumming with Prof. Thomas Alkier and Sperie Karas in Essen Germany. Studies in Composition and Arrangement with Toly Ramirez in Santiago de Chile and Jazz Composition/Arrangement with Prof. Peter Herborn in the Folkwang University of Arts.

Pablo has shared the stage and recorded jazz albums with many jazz artists (Tony Lakatos, Hans Dekker, Paul Heller, Ryan CarniauxFlorian Weber and Andy Miles). At first the performances took place in school, with his friends the composer Miguelangel Clerc and the saxophone player Cristobal Dahm. Pablo moved to Cologne, Germany in 2005. Since his arrival he worked as a session jazz drummer at the OE-Music Studios, Seelive Tivoli, WDR3, Ruhr 2010, Altonaer Theater Kammerspiel in Hamburg, Bochum Philharmonic Choir, Duisburg Philharmonic, Neue NRW Orchester and Dieter Falk which presented Pablo with the opportunity to visit more than 40 different countries around the world.