Originally from Barcelona. London based since 1999. Demi studied at the London College of Music and is currently studying through ArtistWorks with jazz legend Peter Erskine..
He works as a freelance percussionist and drummer specializing in Flamenco, Jazz, Arabic, Latin, Iberian Folk, and Pop music.
Current projects include:
Alec Dankworth & Spanish Accents, Nicolas Meier, Shirley Smart Trio, Martin ‘Youth’ Glover, Kuljit Bhamra, London Symphony Orquesta, José Almarcha, Lucía Ruibal, Omar Ríos Trio, Manuel Montero, Roots Mash, Tim Garland, Nikki Yeoh, John Etheridge & Vimala Rowe, Black Midi, Blanco White, Jorge Bravo, Uli Demi, Javier Moreno, Tito Heredia, Giles Thornton, Lola Rueda music, Lourdes Fernández Flamenco Company, Graciela Rodriguez Trio, Ben Hillier, Mónica Guech, La Típica contemporary Flamenco company, Maria Vega Dance company, Melange, Hunter Gatherers, The Budapest Cafe Orquestra, La Xula. He has toured all over Europe, North Africa, and USA.
Demi regularly teaches Cajon and Flamenco Rhythms at Escuela Flamenco Londres (Flamenco dance School London).
Since lockdown, Demi has been branching out in new directions. Recent ventures include composition, arranging and music production. He has enjoyed the challenges of this work and plans to continue alongside his work as a percussionist/drummer once live concerts resume.