Alex Otaola

Alex Otaola
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Background information
Birth nameAlejandro Otaola
GenresRock, Jazz, Pop
Instrumentskeyboards, guitars
Years active1995-present
LabelsIntolerancia
Associated actsSanta Sabina
La Barranca
Websitealexotaola.com

Alex Otaola (Alejandro Otaola) is a rock and jazz musician from the Mexican capital, Mexico City. During his career he has been a member of bands such as Santa Sabina,[1] La Barranca[2] San Pascualito Rey and Cuca. In 2007 he started a solo career with the audiovisual cd/dvd 'Fractales'. In 2010 he released a live (at Mexico's Cineteca Nacional) cd of music for Dziga Vertov's 'Hombre de la Cámara'. 2013 saw the release of the 'iNFiNiTO' app (a never-the-same-twice album) with Mexico's top jazz singer Iraida Noriega.

Santa Sabina

Otaola joined Santa Sabina as a replacement for their original guitarist Pablo Valero in 1995. During his time with the band he contributed to the following albums:[1]

  • Concierto Acustico
  • Babel
  • MTV Unplugged
  • Mar Adentro En La Sangre
  • Espiral
  • En Vivo: XV Anniversario
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