Percussionist, rhythm dancer and teacher

Founding member and director of Crosspulse, a Californian artistic organisation that has spent 35 years dedicated to the creation, performance and recording of intercultural rhythm-based music and dance. He is a former professor of the World Arts and Cultures Department of the University of California (1998-2005) and since 2008 he has been organising the International Body Music Festival. He has given courses and created choreographies across the world and is particularly well known for his body percussion performances.