Bassist, singer and multi-instrumentalist, Alain Pérez was part of the original Chucho Valdés Quartet that recorded on Blue Note Records. At the age of 28, he is the bassist of the renowned Paco de Lucia sextet and for the flamenco singer Enrique Morente. He is also part of the new Jerry Gonzalez quartet. He also has an extensive career as producer, having done productions for companies such as Sony Music (Celia Cruz’s most recent recordings) and the most recent production of Calle 54 Records. In 2002, he won the award for best Latin Jazz composition from SGAE with his theme “En el Aire”.