Encore Presentation: Composers Corner Features Olivia Pérez Collellmir
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About the Event
Join interviewer Andrew Celentano, a local pianist and composer himself, for an interesting discussion with guest Olivia Pérez Collellmir. She's a solo pianist, bandleader, and composer from Barcelona, Spain. As a young scholar pianist, she toured performing Faure’s Nocturns and Bach’s Partilas and recorded for the National Radio of Spain. She is a Spanish virtuoso, who adds a flamenco touch to her chamber jazz. Olivia is the composer and performer of several award-winning compositions. Currently, she is a member of the faculty, in Berklee College of Music, piano department. As a tribute to her heritage, she incentivized the formation of the first Berklee Spanish Music and Flamenco Jazz Ensemble.
Sponsored by a generous grant from The Cummings Foundation.