Beledo was the musical director of THE UPSIDE DOWN BOY, with music composed by CRISTIAN AMIGO. This musical was the 2004 production of the New York theatre and arts education and organization MAKING BOOKS SING.
Beledo's album DESDE LA TORRE
released in Uruguay, contains his USA recording sessions in New York and Los Angeles. It features also other great musicians from both coasts: DAVID J. CARPENTER (bass}, JONATHAN JOSEPH (drums), MARIO RODRIGUEZ (bass), CASEY SCHEUERELL (drums), KALANI (vibraphone, percussion), ANN PATTERSON (sax), MATT OTTO (sax).
Here in the U.S., he recorded piano and guitar for the candombe song "Speak To Me"by BAKITHI KUMALO from South Africa (bass player with Paul Simon, Herbie Hancock, Paul Winter, Gloria Estefan), included in his second solo album IN FRONT OF MY EYES released by the label SIAM RECORDS.
BELEDO played flamenco guitar with Argentine actress CRISTINA ALLENDE performing selected poems of FEDERICO GARCÍA LORCA at the Greenwich Theatre in New York produced by CAMILA PERISÉE..
He recorded the South American Folklore CD: SPIRIT OF MY PEOPLE with JORGE ALFANO AND AKONCAGUA also featuring percussionist RANDY CRAFTON and produced by PETER KATER for the World Music label EARTHSEA RECORDS.
Home-based in New York, Beledo has performed with, among others, the following...
-His own band HEMISPHERES, who had a very successful concert at the Laurie Beechman Theatre (beneath the West Bank Cafe) in New York City featuring MARK WALKER, ANDY MIDDLETON, JACK WALRATH , CHRIS KOMER, and JORGE CAMIRUAGA.
-Candombe-Funk band ALMA Y VIDA. Their first album called CANDOMBE EN NEW YORK features also RAMÓN ECHEGARAY, HUGO FATTORUSO, and bassist BAKITHI KUMALO.
-Safro-Jazz band OJOYO featuring saxophonist MORRIS GOLDBERG from the ROSIE O'DONNELL SHOW, and drummer ANTON FIG from the LATE SHOW WITH DAVID LETTERMAN.