Grammy Award-winning pianist Danilo Pérez gathers a stellar international ensemble for the world première of his new composition commissioned by the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am / Parapan Am Games arts and culture festival, PANAMANIA, presented by CIBC.
Co-presented by PANAMANIA, Toronto Summer Music and Lula Music and Arts Centre.
About Danilo Pérez
Pianist, composer, educator and social activist, Danilo Pérez is among the most influential and dynamic musicians of our time. Born in Panama in 1965, Pérez started his musical studies when he was three years old with his father, a bandleader and singer. By age 10, he was studying the European classical piano repertoire at the National Conservatory in Panama. After receiving his bachelor’s degree in electronics in Panama, he studied jazz composition at the prestigious Berklee College of Music. Read more…