A carioca from Rio, Zé started his professional drumming career in his hometown playing for a Musical Theater Production which generated great reviews and high visibility with all music composed by the International Grammy winner singer/songwriter Milton Nascimento.
He came to Los Angeles to study at the Los Angeles Musicians Institute in 1989. For the drummer California offers the best of the two worlds. “The local natural presence really helps me to feel grounded, down to earth and grateful for all opportunities that life offers me, being them professional or purely personal” said Zé Bruno.
In the 90’s Zé Bruno Eisenberg became part of the Los Angeles music community contributing with his knowledge and also with his strong background in Brazilian rhythms. The musician has been successfully teaching drummers of all ages and levels in private classes in the San Fernando Valley (L.A) area for more than 20 years, teaching music at the LAUSD (L.A scholar district), as well working in his own music production studio where he composing-arranging-recording for various artists and private companies.