- Teaches students:
- Ages 5+
- Teaching since:
As an internationally performing pianist and composer, Antonio has enraptured audiences across four continents. His performance credits include multiple appearances at the French Embassy in Washington D.C., feature performances in Switzerland, Italy, Spain, France, and across the United States in the jazz and classical genres. Unit Three, the piano trio founded and led by was invited to compete in the Bucharest International Jazz Competition in Romania and earned the prize of Best Band. As a soloist, served as Artist in Residence at the Tianjin Grand Theater in mainland China as the debut jazz performance in Tianjin where his performance was described as “Magic on the Piano.”
For his performances and compositions, he has garnered awards from the American Viola Society, the Maurice Gardner Composition Competition, the Nottingham International Jazz Piano Competition, and the Downbeat Awards. Antonio has also arranged and recorded albums with Lee Konitz, John Ellis, Donny McCaslin, and Joel Frahm among many others. His work whether it be in jazz, popular music, film music, or concert composition reflects the unique blend of his Spanish, Peruvian, and Puerto Rican heritage. Antonio is a truly American Sound that continues to capture the attention of his listeners. Watch and listen to Antonio on YouTube.
The best piano teacher I ever had! So encouraging, inspiring and constructive.
Antonio was an amazing piano teacher for all 3 of my boys. Each was at a different level and had a very different learning style. Antonio adapted to each of their needs to make their lessons fun and to excel them each to the best of their ability. I would recommend Antonio in a heartbeat.+ Read More
Antonio is a versatile and and passionate teacher. He will infect you with his love of piano and music. My husband, 8 year-old daughter, and I have all taken lessons with Antonio, and together we have studied classical, pop, jazz and chamber music. I highly recommend him as a teacher. He will take your ability and enjoyment to a higher level than you thought possible!+ Read More
Our first lesson was great, my son was able to clearly understand Antonio's teaching skills. We look forward to many lessons to come.
Antonio has been the only teacher to captivate my 8 y/o son in piano. He is an excellent teacher and reads his students well. He makes his teaching fun and interesting, making music games and movement to keep things interesting for the child. He is always on time and very professional. I highly recommend him.+ Read More