Ruy Adrián

Ruy Adrián

Ruy Adrián

Nationality : Cuba

Ruy Adrian López Nussa was born on August 30th, 1986, Havana City. In 2009 he graduates from ISA (Higher Art Institute) in the specialty of percussion.

His ability, virtuosity and versatility allowed him to play, during his young but plentiful carrier, with prestigious musicians and bands of a very assorted musical universe. We can mention Ernan López-Nussa, David Sánchez, Sthepon Harris, Harold López-Nussa, Aldo López Gavilán, the rock and roll band Dead Daisies, Joao Donato, Frank Fernández and The Symphony Orchestra of Moscow at the major saloon of Tchaikovski Conservatory.

He has performed not only in the main stages in Cuba but also at relevant international events: Montreal Jazz Festival, North Sea Jazz Festival, Montreux Jazz Festival, Monte Carlo Jazz Festival, Marciac Jazz Festival, Sf Jazz Festival, Orleans Jazz Festival among many others. In addition he has played in the most relevant jazz clubs around the world: Cotton Club, (Tokyo 2014, 2015), Blue Note (NYC 2015), Ronnie Scott (London 2015,2016), Carnegie Hall( NYC 2013), New Morning( Paris 2011, 2012,2014, 2015) .

Moreover, he has made incursions in the movie world. In 2010, he composed with Harold Lopez –Nussa the music of El Camino de las Gaviotas, a cartoon produced by Cuba and Brazil. In 2011, the music of Fábula, a Cuban film by Lester Hamlet and in 2014 the music of a Cuban documentary, El tren de la línea norte, by Marcelo Martín.

Message to CANOPUS

The first time I played with Canopus was in Martinica and from that
moment on I loved it . Thanks Canopus for help us to create good
music, thanks for support us and give us this magic drums .
Thank you so much