Hector Morales, early childhood


Percussionist and educator, Hector Morales has performed on important international stages as the Lincoln Center (USA), The National Museum of Peru (Peru), the Society of Musicians and Composers of Chile (Chile), Festival du Monde Arabe de Montreal (Canada), Jerusalem Music Festival (Israel), among others. Morales has been teaching in-school residencies for more than 8 years, as well as leading professional developments to music educators in conferences such as: Face to Face Conference, The New Jersey Music Educators State Conference and CLAEM (Latin American Music Schools Congress, Colombia 2013). Morales is the author of the The Afro-Peruvian Percussion Ensemble - Instructional book/DVD published by Sher Music Co. This book is currently nominated in the “Best Educational Book of 2014” category by Modern Drummer Magazine.