Artist Profiles: Chico Pérez

Chico Pérez

Chico Pérez was born in Jaén in 1994. He is a Spanish flamenco pianist, performer and composer. In 2016 he obtained the Superior Degree in Music in the specialty of piano at the CSM conservatory in Jaén. He has trained and collaborated with artists such as David Peña Dorantes, Jorge Pardo and Pepe Rivero, among others.

He obtained from the RTVE Institute the award for Best Musical Band of the Year in 2017, and Talent Award 2018 at the Jaén Music Awards.

Chico successfully raised funds to record his debut album “Gruserías,” produced by Paco Ortega.

Chico Pérez believes in music without walls. He fuses flamenco roots with jazz, blues and classical music.

Discography:

Gruserías (2019)

Author: Angel Romero

Angel Romero y Ruiz has been writing about world music music for many years. He founded the websites worldmusiccentral.org and musicasdelmundo.com. Angel produced several TV specials for Metropolis (TVE) and co-produced “Musica NA”, a music show for Televisión Española (TVE) in Spain that featured an eclectic mix of world music, fusion, electronica, new age and contemporary classical music. Angel also produced and remastered world music albums, compilations and boxed sets for Alula Records, Ellipsis Arts, Music of the World.
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