Born in Casablanca, I’ve lived in Paris, France from 1985 to 1992, then crossed the Atlantic Ocean to attend Berklee College of Music in Boston, MA, until I came back to Morocco in 2002.
Fortunately, I’ve been blessed with Myoclonia (a form of epilepsy) which has kept me from active life for 20 years or so. Unfortunately, the announced return of my health’s occurred as my ailment’s been waning to the point where I could consider joining the professional party at last!
Since then, I’ve worked in accounting for a few years, fighting for tax returns overdue to our clients, then dabbled with culture journalism (as a matter of fact, I was offered the opportunity to interview Carlos Santana in May 2010)
In 2013, I’m currently lauching Art&Roll Academy (ÆRA), mobile music school (a MusicSeminars/MasterClasses operation + e-Learning) in my native Morocco, aimed at providing quality music education to towns & cities somewhat neglected by the cultural highway…