Sebastian Natal Nuñez was born in Montevideo, Uruguay in 1984. He began piano studies at the age of 4. His musical career began at the age of 10, performing as a pianist and percussionist, with legends of Uruguayan folklore like Malumba Giménez and Jose Pedro “Perico” Gularte, and international artists like Giovanni Hidalgo and Oscar de León.
In 2008 Sebastian relocated to New York City, and began working in the public schools. His knowledge of piano, bass, percussion, trumpet, trombone, and vocals, together with his skills as producer, have allowed his career to flourish with his own groups, like D son 3 (a trio) and Candombe Fusion. He is also a member of the Tematik Orchestra with Jhair Sala, and has lent his talents as a producer, working alongside five-time Grammy winner Willy Torres.
Sebastian joined The Pedrito Martinez Group in fall 2016.