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I’ll be performing with the amazing Barbra Streisand at Hyde Park in London on July 7, 2019. Can’t wait!!!
I’m beyond happy to share we won a 2019 “Best Latin Pop Album” Grammy for Claudia Brant’s album “Sincera”, which I produced with Moogie Canazio. I’m beyond happy and thankful for this amazing recognition from the Recording Academy and our peers.
I’m truly honored to be back as Musical Director/Conductor for the 2019 Grammy Premiere show. This is the ceremony where Grammy Awards in around 80 categories are awarded (everything from Jazz, Classical, Latin, Rock, Country, R&B categories, and MANY more!!!). Once again, I will be leading an fantastic All-Star Band with some of the best musicians in the world, playing a ton of music in many different styles. Super eclectic and loving it!!! I’m super excited and can’t wait for all of you to hear what we are preparing!!! Tune in Sunday , February 10th , 2019.
2019 GRAMMY Awards: I’m beyond happy to share I have TWO nominations for albums as a producer in the “Best Latin Pop Album” category: Natalia Lafourcade for “Musas Vol. 2” (Sony Mexico), and Claudia Brant for ”Sincera” (dist. by Sony Music Latin). I’m incredibly proud of these two projects, and truly thankful for the nominations. Congratulations to my amazing co-producers Moogie Canazio and Gustavo Guerrero as well!!! See you at the Grammy Awards, February 10th, 2019!!!
"THE TITAN GAMES" (NBC) super excited to announce I'm the composer for the new NBC show "The Titan Games", hosted by "The Rock" Dwayne Johnson. This is a gigantic production raising the production bar in all areas , and the music is super epic cinematic fun. Scheduled to air January 2019. Can't wait for all of you to see it!!!
"DEATH BY MAGIC" (NETFLIX) I just finished composing the music score for "Death by Magic" season 1. Super exciting show, and I'm very proud of the music score. Season 1 will be up on Netflix Nov. 30, 2018.
"TO TELL THE TRUTH" (ABC) has just been renewed for a Third Season in 2019!!! Great show with host Anthony Anderson…we are back!!!
MIKE PATTON it's a true honor to be back as Conductor and Musical Director for Mike Patton's "Mondo Cane" concerts in Argentina and Chile. September 2018.
CHAYANNE U.S. and INTERNATIONAL TOUR 2018/2019 super proud to be back as Music Producer and Music Director for the amazing Chayanne. The show is simply amazing, coming to a stadium near you!!!
JORDAN SMITH Jordan's new album is out on Universal/Republic, and I'm super happy to continue as his Musical Director. Amazing talent, amazing artist!!!
2018 GRAMMY NOMINATION: Super happy to announce Natalia Lafourcade's Album "Musas", which I co-produced has been nominated for "Best Latin Pop Album".
LATIN GRAMMY AWARDS: We won!!! Natalia Lafourcade's Album "Musas" won two Latin Grammys: "Best Folk Album", and "Best Long Form Music Video".
LATIN GRAMMYS MUSIC PRODUCTION AND MUSIC DIRECTION: I had the pleasure of being Music Producer and Music Director for the TV performances of Alejandro Sanz and Natalia Lafourcade at the 2017 Latin Grammys. In addition to these performances, I was honored to be Music Director and one of the Music Producers for the "2017 Person of the Year Concert", honoring Alejandro Sanz, and featuring some of the biggest names in the Latin Music world: Juanes, Camila Cabello, Juan Luis Guerra, Alejandro Fernandez, Natalia Lafourcade, Mon Laferte, Residente, and many others, backed by an outstanding All-Star Band.
LATIN GRAMMY NOMINATIONS: Natalia Lafourcade "Musas" album has received four 2017 Latin Grammy nominations: "Album of the Year", "Song of the Year", "Best Folk Album", and "Best Long Form Music Video".
SESAC FILM & TV AWARD : my original music score for the ABC/Freemantle show "To Tell The Truth" received a SESAC Film & TV Award.
BARBRA STREISAND - NETFLIX : It's an honor to have arranged the opening and closing credits of Barbra's upcoming Netlifx special. More info coming soon!!!
NATALIA LAFOURCADE - Album Production (Sony): I'm super excited about producing this really special project. Natalia is one of the most extraordinary Latin artists, amazingly talented and a true joy to work with. "MUSAS" was released May 5, 2017 to great critical acclaim.
“TO TELL THE TRUTH” ABC/FREEMANTLE : I'm really happy to announce our TV show has been renewed for Season 3 ! I’m the Composer for the whole series, and couldn’t be more proud of being part of this team. Anthony Anderson hosts, featuring Betty White and an outstanding cast. Stay tuned !
2017 GRAMMYS - MUSICAL DIRECTION : it was an honor to be Musical Director of the Grammy Premier show, where Grammy Awards were give in over 70 categories. The "Cheche Alara All-Star Band" provided all music cues for the event, as well as a great performance with Ziggy Marley.
GRAMMYS - THE RECORDING ACADEMY: honored to have been elected Governor for the Los Angeles Chapter of the Recording Academy as a Conductor/Arranger. Looking forward to my term, and making an impact on our amazing music community.
BARBRA STREISAND - Concert Tour : it’s been such an honor to perform with the legendary Barbra in concert. Following the super successful 2016 Tour we will do some shows in New York at the beginning of May 2017.
JORDAN SMITH - PBS Christmas Special : I am the Executive Music Producer and Musical Director/Conductor for this phenomenal show, with special guest David Foster, and featuring some of the best musicians in the world. It will air starting in mid-November throughout the U.S.
ARTURO SANDOVAL - new album : had a blast playing piano, and Arranging/Conducting strings at Capitol Studios for the upcoming album by Latin Jazz legend. It’ll be a great project!
LATIN SONGWRITERS HALL OF FAME: had the pleasure of being Musical Director/Conductor and Arranger for the musical segment honoring songwriting legend Claudia Brant, celebrating her induction in the Hall of Fame.
PEPE AGUILAR : I had a great time arranging and conducting strings at The Village studios for my friend Pepe Aguilar’s latest album, in addition to recording Hammond organ and several vintage keyboards.
CHAYANNE - TOUR : It was an amazing experience to be Music Producer and Musical Director for Chayanne’s international Concert Tour. He performed to sold out stadiums and arenas around the world, and the show is just phenomenal.