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Louie Cruz Beltran

Primary Instrument: Percussion

Louie Cruz Beltran

Louie Cruz Beltran has crafted a musical career built upon the soulful sounds of his ethnic background and flavored with the edge of contemporary R&B, Jazz and Pop. Steeped in music from early childhood, Beltran's first memories recall his mother singing gospel and Mexican folk tunes.

“My mother was always singing and liked to play piano. There was always music in the house. She loved to sing everything from church hymns to Benny Goodman hits, but to me Mom always sounded prettiest in Spanish.”

By the time he reached the third grade, Beltran was experimenting with rhythms on the bongos and learning to play the guitar. In high school he joined The Sadistic Velvet Blues, a self-proclaimed hippie band following the influences of The Rolling Stones and Iron Butterfly....
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