Featured AMP Musiko for October Diego Martinez

Diego Martinez   
(Session Percussionist / Drummer)
“Diego” is a young talented Percussionist/drummer grew up in a family rich in music and arts, who started early his
career as a professional musician at the age of 14 though started his career at an early, he still manage to finish a
Bachelor’s degree in Nursing, inspite of his academic background he still choose to live a life of music and arts.
17 years in the music industry diego conquers almost every genre he played from pop to pop jazz, standard jazz to
Brazilian and afro Cuban, rnb and edm, blues to soul and fussion.
He is also a member of “Manila Peninsula Jazzband”, “Manila Philharmonic Orchestra” and a current member and part
owner of one of the hottest EDM and Party band in the corporate scenes “funkybrew”
He is also a former Percussionist of Marion Aunor “Awit Awards Best New Female Recording Artist 2013”
He is also the Percussionist of the Bossa Nova Queen Sitti Navarro – Ramirez, last 2015 they released their album
named Sitti Singles Bossanova trio. Diego on the other hand as a Percussionist of Sitti on this album have been
acknowledge by putting his photo along with Sitti and Erskine basilio (guitarist) on the album cover.

SIDEMAN PERCUSSIONIST/ DRUMMER FOR:
• “THE OPM HITMAKERS CONCERT” (RICO J. PUNO, HADJI ALEJANDRO, REY VALERA, AND MARCO SISON) at Resorts
World Manila NewPort Performing Arts theater. December 9, 2016
• “CHRISTMAS SHOW With (SITTI NAVARRO)” at The Monochrome Sta. Rosa Laguna. December 18 2016
• “NEW YEAR’S COUNTDOWN AT THE MANILA PENINSULA” with (THE MANILA PENINSULA ORCHESTRA.) December
31 2016
• “MEGA SILVER GALA 25th ANNIVERSARY” With (SITTI NAVARRO) March 28, 2017 at Sofitel Philippine Plaza
• “ALBUM LAUNCH OF (NICA DEL ROSARIO WITH BARBIE ALMABIS)” April 26, 2017 at Staple and Perk Makati.
• “THE KINGS AND QUEENS OF OPM” (RICO J. PUNO, HADJI ALEJANDRO, MARCO SISON, IMELDA PAPIN, EVA
EUGENIO, AND CLAIRE DELA FUENTE) April 29, 2017 at Resorts World Manila NewPort Performing Arts Theater.
• “BOOKS AND BORDERS SHOW TUSCANY FORT WITH (SITTI NAVARRO) May 13 2017
• “BOOKS AND BORDERS SHOW MORATO QUEZON CITY WITH (SITTI NAVARRO) May 14 2017
• “PRIVE SPOTLIGHT SESSIONS FOR THE MONTH OF MAY” (WITH KR QUINON, KAI ATIENZA AND NICA DEL
ROSARIO) May 24, 2017
• “WEDDING GIG” WITH (THE MANILA PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA) June 3, 2017 at Solaire Resorts and Casion
• “FETE DE LA MUSIQUE 2017” JUNE 17, 2017 BLUES, SOUL, FUNK STAGE:
• WITH “KR QUINON” 5PM. THEN 5:30PM WITH “RAMONNE.”
• “ JAZZ STAGE” 8PM WITH “RAMONNE” at Monk’s Dream Makati
• “RnB Stage” 12pm WITH “RAMONNE” at Z Hostel Makati

Affiliated Hotels:
Manila Peninsula Makati Shangrilla Marriott Hotel Manila Manila Hotel
Raffles and Fairmont Makati Sofitel Philippine Plaza Edsa Shangrilla Conrad Hotel Manila