Karl Perazzo is a highly respected percussionist and drummer who has been a member of the rock band Santana since 1991. He is known for his versatility and ability to play a wide range of musical styles, including rock, jazz, salsa, and Latin music. Perazzo is also a talented composer and arranger, and has contributed to many of the band's albums. In addition to his work with Santana, Perazzo has also performed and recorded with a number of other notable artists, including Madonna, Bruce Springsteen, and Gloria Estefan.
Karl Perazzo with his latest Signature Conga Pendant
Karl Perazzo Collection
Peart Family Memorial Fund
The Peart Family Memorial Fund Golf Tournament is a noble charity event that De La Cruz Jewelry proudly sponsors. The tournament supports music education and cancer research, and we are honored to be a part of this important cause. As custom jewelry designers, we have the privilege of crafting unique pieces for the tournament's winners and event coordinators, symbolizing the spirit of excellence and achievement that the tournament embodies. We take pride in our dedication to quality and attention to detail, reflecting the shared values between De La Cruz Jewelry and the Peart Family Memorial Fund Golf Tournament. We are committed to supporting this worthy cause and look forward to continuing our partnership for years to come.
Peart Family Collection
After completing both a Bachelor’s Degree in Music & Trumpet Performance from Morehouse College and a Master’s Degree in Jazz Studies from Georgia State University, Jimmy launched his professional career as a trumpet player- both as a solo and backing artist- and as an artist, songwriter, and lyricist. For the past 10 years, Jimmy has toured, performed, and recorded with Grammy-award winning artist Bruno Mars, playing the trumpet and performing background vocals in three world tours to date. He has also launched two projects as a solo artist: His Pathway: The Singles EP and, most recently, A Dreamer’s Tale, which was released on December 18, 2020. A Dreamer’s Tale is a musical celebration of the highs and lows of the human experience and highlight Jimmy’s talent for both lyricism and songwriting. The project is currently available on all streaming platforms. Jimmy is currently promoting A Dreamer’s Tale and resides in Atlanta, Georgia.
Custom Logo Pendant
Jimmy King Trumpet Ring
This one-of-a-kind Jimmy King Yellow Gold Trumpet Ring is crafted with 10k yellow gold, combining exquisite artistry with precision engineering. This unique piece offers an impressive and distinctive style, and its intricate trumpet design is a great way to make a statement.
Tito Puente was a legendary American musician and bandleader, widely regarded as the "King of Latin Music" and one of the most influential figures in the development of salsa music. Born in New York City in 1923 to Puerto Rican parents, Puente began playing drums at a young age and went on to become a master percussionist, composer, and arranger. He formed his own band in the 1940s and quickly gained popularity, performing at renowned venues such as the Palladium Ballroom and Carnegie Hall. Puente recorded over 100 albums throughout his career and collaborated with numerous famous musicians, including Santana and Celia Cruz. He was also recognized for his contributions to the music industry with numerous awards, including five Grammy Awards. Tito Puente passed away in 2000, but his legacy continues to inspire and influence musicians around the world.
Tito Puente Sterling Silver Timbale Ring
Louie Garcia, the esteemed custom painter for DW drums, is a passionate artist with a heart for giving back. His incredible talent and attention to detail have made him a sought-after figure in the music industry. Louie's work not only transforms ordinary drums into extraordinary pieces of art but also serves a higher purpose. Through his apparel line, he selflessly channels all the funds raised towards supporting a select church, missionaries, and providing shoes to children in need from other countries. Louie's dedication to using his skills to make a positive impact on the lives of others is truly inspiring.