EMILIANO MESSIEZ

Pianist / Composer / Arranger

Born in Buenos Aires, Argentina in 1979 and based in New York City since 2016, Emiliano started to play the piano at the age of 3. He studied Piano, Composition and Music Direction in the National Conservatory of Buenos Aires, Argentina, where he will end up teaching years later. While he was studying Classical Music, he got interested in Popular Music so he went to study in the Contemporary School of Music Berklee College of Music Argentina, as well as he did some specializations in different cities in Brazil and Santiago de Compostela, Spain.

Since the year 2000, Emiliano has been performing a wide range of music styles in different important venues all around Argentina, having many radio and TV appearances and being part of significant groups such as Celeste Carballo, Alan Plachta and Infantino Group with whom he recorded and album granted with the Unesco Trimarg Prize in 2004. Emiliano was also recognized with different scholarships from the Berklee College of Music, the Embassy of Spain, the Antorchas Foundation and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Buenos Aires.

In the last couple of years Emiliano has been part of the prestigious show created by Mario & Daniel Celario “Tango Buenos Aires” being not only the pianist but also the musical director of the show. He is also the creator, arranger and musical director of “Barolo Tango”, a powerful tango show based in Argentina.