Richard Balgobin (Marabella)
Richard, a.k.a. DiiSiiMO (pronounced dee-see-mo), is a performer, music producer, teacher, remixer and Dj. His journey as an entertainer began in 1995 when he used to Dj using cassettes, and MC at neighbourhood house parties. He took his multi-genre musical passion to the media and anchored several radio and television shows while continuing to Dj on weekends.
Richard currently teaches at the Studio 001 Media Academy in South Trinidad where he is also the Curriculum Director. Furthermore, he’s been training people in Dj and Radio Presentation skills since the early 2000’s.
He started using Live in 2008, while he performed for a hugely popular local outfit called Kes The Band, triggering percussion & vocal samples. He’s since moved on to heading his own recording studio project called BloodShot ProductionZ and a Dj project called The SpinMasterZ.
Richard specializes in Live Performance and Music Production instruction.
He offers one-on-one and group classes, as well as online training. At this point, Richard is the first and only Ableton Certified Trainer in the Caribbean.
Please note: All Ableton Certified Trainers are not employed by Ableton. They are solely responsible for their own course offerings and curricula.