Óskar Ly Solo Premiere [from Colombia] video @ Brani Piano Art Atelier // SF
SATURDAY AT 7 PM
Óskar Ly Solo Premiere
Feb 18, 7:00 PM – 10:30 PM
Brani Piano Art Atelier,
1050 Larkin St, San Francisco, CA 94109.
A little glimpse of what you’ll experience at the solo piano concert ❤
Renowned pianist, composer, and producer from Colombia 🇨🇴, Óskar Ly, takes you in a beautiful journey through Latin American music, Jazz, Latin-flavored classical pieces, and of course his own original compositions.
After touring with his band Rumbalú, this time Óskar is excited to premiere his solo show with many beautiful surprises awaiting.
Get your tickets now: 🤩 OMG!!!! It’s happening!!! He’s premiering my solo show on Feb 18 for my birthday 🥳🎹.
Óskar Ly is a multi-instrumentalist, arranger, composer, bandleader and music producer based in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Originally from Barranquilla, Colombia, his music journey began when he was 9, the piano being his first instrument.
A self-taught artist, he also plays guitar, bass, melodica, accordion, and Latin percussion instruments. At a very early age, he becomes part of diverse Colombian bands performing popular genres, including rock, salsa, and merengue. At 15 he discovers jazz. His fascination for this genre becomes evident in many of his his arrangements and compositions, being Chucho Valdés, Michel Camilo, Richie Ray, Darío Eskenazi, Paquito D’ Rivera, and Barry Harris, some of his major influences.
At the age of 21, Óskar moves to the United States, where he begins to work with Latin music superstars Nino Segarra, Chuchito Valdés, Nelson Rangell, Sal Cuevas (bassist of Fania All Stars), Karl Perazzo (Santana’s drummer), Richie Flores (Eddie Palmieri’s conguero), Dante Vargas (Marc Anthony’s trumpeter), Elías Tona (Al Di Meola’s bassist), the Grammy award winning Pacific Mambo Orchestra, among other renowned artists. Many of them have participated in his musical productions which are available today on YouTube, iTunes, Spotify and all other music distribution channels, being listened in more than 140 countries worldwide.
Currently, he is the director of Óskar Ly & Rumbalú, a world-class Latin music collective featuring the most talented musicians and singers in the San Francisco Bay Area. Learn more about Rumbalú here.
Besides his successful music career, Óskar is Principal Data Scientist in the Silicon Valley, author of a book and a number of scientific papers, and holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering from University of South Florida in Tampa.
Spotify: 👉🏽👉🏽 https://spoti.fi/30oefUR
Un recorrido por nuestro nuevo disco #Rumbalú, en mi lugar feliz 🎹
Directed by Juanjo Marrón
Produced, edited, colored, and mixed by Óskar Ly.