Critically acclaimed pianist/composer Gabriel Guerrero comes from a new generation of contemporary musicians emerging in the Jazz scene. Addressing music for its drive, direction and roots rather than styles, Gabriel has gone from South American rhythms, Contemporary Improvisation, Avant Garde to the traditions of Be-Bop and Jazz. Gabriel exalts his music with a high understanding of its roots bringing his experience and diversity to the table. Born in Colombia and based in New York City for almost sixteen years, Gabriel began his classical training at age five, giving concerts and TV appearances at age nine, Gabriel have performed in Jazz Festivals in South America, USA, Asia and is a high demand musician in the scene today.
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“Gabriel Guerrero brings fresh ideas to his music, he says,
When I think he is going left he goes right and when I think
he is going right he goes left. He always surprises me,
which I love. He brings his Latin Culture to the music in
his own inventive way. He is a real improviser.”
- Jerry Bergonzi
“A dazzling pyrotechnician and accomplished composer… FEYAS:
This is one of the most startling and rewarding piano-led
debuts since Gonzalo Rubalcaba’s 1990 Blue Note offering,
Discovery: Live at Montreux.”
– Bill Milkowski [continue reading…]
- JAZZ TIMES
“Like some of the finest scholarly pianists-composers such
as Gonzalo Rubalcaba, to come from way south of the border,
Guerrero has exploded on the stage with music of immense
east elmhurst, NY
Willing to teach
Advanced students only.
Bacherlors - New England Conservatory of Music
Masters - New England Conservatory of Music
substitute teacher at New England Conservatory of Music,
Berklee College of Music, Music Makers School,
Piano School of New York, We-Bop Lincoln Center Jazz Program.
Hours available during week and weekends, check for available hours and rates. Can travel to student's home.
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