Biography of Doktor Alfred
|Real name / ||alfredo alvarez suarez|
|Moniker(s) / ||Dr.Alfred|
Doktor Alfred was born in Cuba, medical physician by profession, he introduces himself into music as a radio presenter in Camaguey in 1990 playing Rock, Pop and Dance, he worked at the National Ballet of Cuba where he obtained knowledge about classical music. He has a very varied and unusual electronic music culture as he was a hardened klubber during the '90s. He started to take interest in electronic scene in Madrid, initially influenced by American styles of Danny Tennaglia, Roger Sanchez, Harry Cho-Cho-Romero,Erick Morillo and D-Unity.Through the years he evolved to recent and more forceful electronic sounds like the ones from Deep-Dish, Layo & Bushwacka, Steve Lawler, Satoshi Tomie,Paul Ritch,John Digweed,Josh Wink,D-Formation,Ritchie Hawtin, etc, without ever loosing his Cuban roots on his way of understanding a session.
He started DJing house music from New York and Miami, until now, that he's getting closer to Tech-Hose, a style that allows him to create an very peculiar atmosphere on the dance floors, connecting with styles of Djs and producers as Format-B, Jay Lumen, Nick Curly, Reboot, Luciano, Ilario Alicante, Nima Gorji, Alex Celler, Mendo, Butch, Noferini, Chus & Ceballos, Uto Karem, Doomwork, Kaiserdisco, Locodice, Umek and Marco Carola just to mention a few examples.
He began to play music in Madrid on 2001 as a resident DJ on Long Play Lounge and Jhambala, he also played on Delirium, Moma, Le Garage, Strong, La Clave-After, The Moon-PRIVÉ Lounge, Beat Lounge, Buddha Bar, Passion-Málaga, Freedom Float-Gay Parade'09, Sun Beach Festival-Huelva, Reina Bruja, SOMA Tech Festival, On Beach-Málaga, Dsigual, Wind Lounge, MIND@MariaMorena, Mambo, etc. He shared cabin with national DJ’s as Christian Durán, Coca and Villa, David Berna, Kike Boy, Santi B, Binomio, Alex Gomez, Anthony Class, Luis Damora, Jose L.Magoya, Juanjo Martin, Javier Gonzalez, Simon & Shaker, Iván Pica and Wally López.
Currently, dominating styles on his set are Deep-House and Tech-House, his way of understanding electronic music, with a lot of Groove and feeling, as his performance in the cabin, make Doktor Alfred a Dj with an eclectic style and a very peculiar sense of rhythm that communicates good energy to the audience on sessions.
For two months he co-integrated the duo DKM, with Mario Mendoza, performing on several clubs in the Comunity of Madrid, offering very sophisticated and energetic sessions.
He made re-works with Koke Santacana and Voltereto, and currently it's about to be edited Tinajón E.P., produced together with Voltereto, that includes remixes from Nicolás Ojesto, Massa, and Alfred himself.
Soon, he will begin to produce B2B with the young producer MASSA, manager of Delicious Recordings, a record company which he's starting a close-knit relationship with, working on several collaborations on production and performing facing the future