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Steve Blanco

Born: August 3, 1973    Primary Instrument: Piano

Steve Blanco

Steve Blanco is a critically acclaimed musician - piano | synths | rhodes | synths - composer, filmmaker, teacher, and truth seeker. In addition to the acoustic piano, Blanco has introduced analog synths, electronic instruments, and effects into his work.

Blanco played music from a young age; The trumpet, guitar, and drums. He began to teach himself piano at 23 then went to Purchase music conservatory in NY and abroad at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam. He holds a B.F.A. from SUNY Purchase in music performance and resides in New York City.

Blanco’s creative works consist of: two critically acclaimed trio records for Art Of Life Records with Sunny Jain & Adam Roberts, a piano/guitar duo recording, some vocal albums with various singers, an experimental live album with his electronic band El Chico Blanco, and a host of projects as a sideman....
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Awards:

Digital Cafe Tour 2008; Steve Blanco Trio received first place out of over 2000 artists.
”It moves like the warrior of its title - ferociously, and in an ever-changing terrain” -Donald Elfman, All About Jazz

“This is progressive jazz at its finest” -ejazznews

“What one awaits for from a musician” -Jazz Hot

“Bill Evans trio at its tightest, combined with the rambling, unpredictable theatricality of Ahmad Jamal at his best, and then increase the intensity quotient five notches.” -All About Jazz

“The melodies are full of lyricism and impressionistic tones” -Jazz&Tzaz Magazine

“All three players are so alive and aware that the music literally jumps out of the speakers.” -All About Jazz

As a Leader

Piano Warrior
Art of Life Records
2009
Steve Blanco: piano.
Adam Roberts: bass.
Sunny Jain: drums.

Semblance
Insomnia Creations
2008
Steve Blanco: piano.
Jeremy Wilms: guitars.

Contact
Insomnia Creations
2006
Steve Blanco: piano.
Adam Roberts: bass.
Sunny Jain: drums.

As A Side Musician

Space Unknown
Insomnia Creations
2005
Aafje van Summeren: vocals.
Steve Blanco: piano.
Adam Roberts: bass.

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Primary Instrument:
Piano

Location:
New York, NY

Willing to teach:
Beginners

Credentials/Background:
$40 per 40 minute lesson | block discounts available | in my studio | $10 fee to travel to you place 9 years teaching experience to all ages and levels at a very reputable community music store 13 years teaching experience privately Have taught all levels and ages. It's about the love of music.

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Apr23 Domaine Wine Bar
L.I.C., NY
Apr25 Sorell Wine Bar
New Rochele, NY
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