Walter Garces


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Walter Garces is celebrating 25 years as a Calato/Regal Tip artist.
A session drummer, educator, and clinician, Walter teaches a full schedule of students while continuing to do studio and film work. Walter has recorded with fretless bassist Percy Jones and guitarist/producer Neil Citron on a  current release titled "Casting Shadows" for their band BangTower on Declassified Records.He is also recording and touring with "Psychedelic Masters",  The Electric Prunes. Working with them since 2006 he performs on their last release  "Feedback".
He has also played drums and percussion for Grammy award winner Neil Citron on the records "Guitar Dreams" and "Absolute".
His film work includes Tom Hanks' movie "That Thing You Do".
His own comprehensive course of study includes latin, jazz, rock, 4-way coordination, and rigorous hand development, as well as independence on the drum set, mechanics, computers and electronics.
In addition to his accomplishments as a musician, Garces has honed his discipline and control by obtaining a black belt in Go-Ju-Ryu, and running marathons.