Horacio “El Negro” Hernández

Horacio “El Negro” Hernández, born April 24, 1963, is a world-renowned Cuban drummer and percussionist.

A collaborator with Latin jazz pianists of the caliber of Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Michel Camilo, Chucho Valdés, Eddie Palmieri and Hilario Durán, he has left an indelible imprint on the musical landscape.

His mastery of combining traditional Cuban rhythms with jazz influences has won praise from critics and fans worldwide.

With his impeccable technique and infectious passion, Horacio “El Negro” Hernández continues to inspire and transform the music world.