Gustavo Molero

Musician

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Gustavo Molero

Is a percussionist, multi-instrumentalist, music producer and business administrator, from Venezuela, winner of important awards such as Latin Grammys, Pepsi Music Awards and international Golden Mara, with projects carried out with great stars of world music such as Ruben Blades, Richard Bona, Gilberto Santarosa, Gustavo Dudamel, La Niña Pastori, Luis Enrique, Andrés Cepeda, Chino y Nacho, Fonseca, Víctor Manuelle, Lena Burke, Alex Cuba, Glenn Monroig, Enrique Heredia, Servando y Florentino, Amigos Invisibles, Isaac Delgado, among others, with an emphasis on his participation as percussionist of the super band Guaco for 18 years, until today.

Biography

He attended basic studies in different schools in the city of Maracaibo, always alternating his academic studies with musical activity, which started at a very early age because he was born into a family of musicians, highlighting the influence of his older brother, José Alfonso Molero, and his uncle Gustavo Aguado, fundamental leader of the group Guaco de Venezuela. He is the father of two sons, Tomás Alfonso and Lorenzo, born in 2012 and 2019 respectively, as a result of his marriage to Cynthia Marín. He studied Business Administration at the Rafael Belloso Chacín University in Maracaibo, while working as a musician for different Venezuelan bands nationally and internationally. His great opportunity in the music industry came with the call to join the Venezuelan super band Guaco, in March 2003, group in which he currently serves as a percussionist with the support of major brands such as LP (Latin Percussion) and CTM Monitors. As a musical producer he has participated in important projects at national level. His first album as a soloist entitled B-Side stands out.