Jazz Saxophonist. He began his musical studies at the National Conservatory of Music of Peru specializing in Clarinet .
"Fusa" has performed with the Grammy winning Maria Schneider and Susana Baca, Lima Philharmonic and Hermanos Gaitan Castro, Miki González, Andrés Prado, Enrique Luna, Gabriel Alegria, Joscha Oetz, Carlos Espinosa, José Luis Maduro, Laura Robles and Jean Pierre Magnet. He has participated in jazz festivals in Chile, Spain, New York and Miami, Afro Peruvian Cajon Festival and the Jazz Festival in Lima since 2000.
He is a member of the Saxophone Quartet Tawasax. Their music was included in the documentary "Kackkaniraqmi " by director Javier Corcuera that addresses the issue of music in the three regions of Peru.
Rafael is RICO International Artist and Professor of Saxophone and Director of Jazz Ensemble School of Music at the Catholic University of Peru .
He currently directs the Studio " Rafael Fusa World Jazz" for Corporate Events, Musical Education consultants Saxophone Ensembles and musical preparation for the London College of Music.