Summer, summer, summertime! It’s the summertime!

Wednesday, June 21st, 2017 by

I’ve got my swimsuit ready! Where’s the pool party? Ah, yes, gotta love living in Southern California! The days are getting hotter, and so is my schedule. I’ve got some hot shows with the amazing band Farofa this week. Farofa is a group of phenomenal Brazilian musicians (Felipe Fraga, Isaias Elpes, Luis...→ Read More

Update & Spring Performances

Sunday, April 9th, 2017 by

Hola amigos!! Happy spring!! It’s been a busy year already! I spent much of the past 3 months in the Bay Area, working at my alma mater, Skyline High School, celebrating my sister’s birthday at an escape room, starting a new job on Spanish television, taking my fitness to...→ Read More

Noches con Platanito

Saturday, April 8th, 2017 by

  Hola amigos!! I’m back on late night TV! This time, I’m on a show on the Spanish language network Estrella TV. The show is called “Noches con Platanito“, and is the only Spanish Language Night Talk Show in the U.S. The band (called Las Chikas) is all female, except for...→ Read More

Beehive: The 60s Musical

Friday, April 7th, 2017 by

I spent most of early 2017 (January – March) traveling back and forth on Highway 5, working at my Alma Mater, Skyline High School. I had been invited by the awesome music teacher and theater director, Tajma Beverly, to be Music Director for their Spring Musical, “Beehive: The 60s Musical“, and...→ Read More

Thanksgiving 2016

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016 by

Hello everyone!!  Once again we are approaching Thanksgiving, and I’ve got much to be grateful for: I spent most of 2016 as the keyboardist for the Tour of the Year: Beyoncé’s FORMATION World Tour!! Now that I’m home, I’ve already started booking performances for myself as an artist. I have resumed my...→ Read More

Tour ends – October 2016 (I’ll be in the Bay Area later this week!)

Monday, October 24th, 2016 by

What an amazing experience… In Brooklyn, the TIDAL X performance Hello friends, Beyoncé’s Formation World Tour has come to a close. It was a phenomenal success, and I had the most incredible time. I loved every minute of performing with all of the extraordinarily talented women on this tour:...→ Read More

New tour job!

Friday, April 29th, 2016 by

I have a new tour job!!  Yay!!  On Wednesday, I had my first performance as the keyboardist on Beyoncé’s Formation World Tour!  The first show was in Miami, Florida.  The crowd, the dancers, the band, The Mamas, and of course Beyoncé, were all incredible!  So much energy, so much...→ Read More

2016 Mantra…

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016 by

Be kind. Be generous. Be chivalrous. Be thoughtful. Be considerate. Be open-minded. Be accepting. Be curious. Be honest. Be creative. Be a catalyst. Be a solution. Be supportive. Be encouraging. Be better. Be love. Be.→ Read More

Reminiscence / Resolution

Monday, January 4th, 2016 by

Happy New Year! Like everyone, I had ups and downs in 2015, but overall it was a very good year: I successfully completed a fundraising campaign, finished my first album, made my first music video, completed my first house concert tour, a great CD Release Concert (nearly sold out!), found a wonderfully lovely...→ Read More

Yoshi’s December 1, 2015 – Daniel “D-Lucca” Parenti

Friday, November 20th, 2015 by

My Grateful CD Release Concert is December 1!!  I hope you have your tickets! I’ve got an incredible band!  Today I feature: Daniel “D-Lucca” Parenti, bass Daniel Lucca Parenti, AKA D-Lucca, is a San Francisco Bay Area native who has performed with many jazz legends, including Rosemary Clooney, Michael Brecker,...→ Read More