Marco Diaz, Piano


Marco Diaz, Piano

2017《花樣的年華》經典名曲和原創音樂會

Marco Diaz was born and raised in San Francisco. His formal music training in both piano and trumpet began at the age of 14 when he earned a scholarship into the Community Music Center’s Young Musician Program and began playing professionally at the age of 17 throughout the Bay Area with various Latin Jazz, Salsa, Reggae and R&B bands.  Today Marco is an accomplished recording musician who has shared the stage with Grammy Award winning artist, Israel “Cachao” Lopez, Jimmy Bosch, Pete “el Conde” Rodriguez, Anthony Blea, co-leads his own group Vission Latina, an Afro-Caribbean dance band, and is co-owner of a record producing company.  He is an integral member of the John Santos sextet and Bobi Cespedes group that perform and conduct master classes at University and community settings throughout the country.  Marco has participated in the SF Symphony AIM program for twelve years and has also been part of the faculty at Jazz Camp West.  Recently, Marco completed seven full length recordings, ranging from electronica to Mexican folk, and released his first solo album, Life Notes and soon to release his second self produce album in 2017-2018.  He graduated from San Francisco State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Music and a Minor in Economics.