Gabriel Palatchi Trio
September 30 //21:00
Gabriel Palatchi was born on August 3, 1982 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. At the age of 8, he started his first piano lessons. He then went on to study classical music at the conservatory Manuel de Falla school in Argentina. His studies led him to a Musical Production degree from the ORT High School. He further expanded his studies with a degree in music from the Berklee international School from Argentina. During this time he studied under many great maestros of Blues, Tango, Jazz and Latin Jazz such as Alvaro Torres, Ricardo Nole and Ernesto Jodos.
After graduating in 2008, started to travel to expand on his musical studies and experiences. It was in Cuba where he met and studied with several maestros, including the master “Chucho” Valdes. Next stop was Mexico, where he continued his musical studies, and gaining valuable experience, which also led to the composition and production of his first solo CD entitled “Diario de Viaje” (Travel Diary). On this CD, he gathered the musical arrangements from over 20 accomplished musicians from Latin America. With deep roots in Afro-Cuban and Latin jazz, he fuses together an original sound and style of music that includes Tango, Middle Eastern, Salsa, Funk & Electronic. His 2nd album, “Caja Musical”, was recorded in Buenos Aires, Argentina in 2013. Both productions feature musical arrangements from over 20 accomplished musicians from Latin America. Gabriel’s 3rd Album, “Trivolution”, was recorded and released in Mexico City in June 2015, and attained a place in the Top Ten Albums of 2015 by Global Music Awards.(http://www.globalmusicawards.com/ProfileGabrielPalatchi-.html).