Born: December 21, 1973
The term “crossover artist” can mean many things. In the case of argentine pianist and composer Dario Boente, it means a musician who is equally at home performing romantic Argentine and jazz compositions on a grand piano, as he is programming world-beat electronica.
Dario’s musical personality energetically bridges the Jazz-club and the Dance- club, and is a direct outgrowth of his own life. Having been brought up in Argentina and Spain, immersed in the culture of tango and Jazz, he pursued his formal studies at Berklee School of Music (Boston) , the Guildhall School of Music (London) and the New School Jazz and Contemporary Music Program (New York). ...
Giving techno a worldbeat makeover, Dario Boente pushes the envelope like Moby never did.
The international musical appeal of the Dario Boente Group is well documented by the six songs on this CD and it serves as a respectable introduction to audiences seeking to broaden their sensitivity of Latin jazz. ~ Paula Edelstein, All Music Guide
This tastefully crafted Solo Piano Volume of intimate piano music, is a singular blend of authority and memorably poetic license.Dario's performance are full of lyricism, rich harmonies, impeccable technique, rhythm and Jazz vocabulary, all wrap up with exquisite romanticism...
LocationNew York, NY
Willing to teachAdvanced students only.