Daniel Áñez, piano

About me

Colombian pianist born in Cartagena, Colombia, 1982, Daniel Áñez started his piano studies at 9 with teachers Liliana Hernández and Mauricio Villa. In 2005 he received his Musician Pianist with Honors undergraduate diploma from the Los Andes University, Bogota, where he studied with Ignacio Pacheco and Antonio Carbonell. In 2009 he finished his Master's Degree in piano performance at the University of Montreal, where he studied with Paul Stewart. He’s also a doctorate piano graduate from the University of Montreal, where he studied with Paul Stewart and Lorraine Vaillancourt. In 2009 he studied history and analysis of Latin-American music with Coriún Aharonián. In 2015 he completed an Artist Diploma from the Conservatory of Music of Montreal in the performance of the Ondes Martenot with Estelle Lemire.

He was selected for the Cycle of Concerts for Young Performers in 2002 by the Bank of the Republic of Colombia. He won the first prize in the 3rd « Maria Clara Cullell » International Piano Competition in San José, Costa Rica, in 2004. In 2005 he won an Honorary Diploma in the National Piano Competition in the Industrial University of Santander, Bucaramanga, Colombia. As a concert pianist, he has played solo recitals in Colombia, Costa Rica, Uruguay, Argentina and Canada.

Daniel Áñez specializes in contemporary repertoire. He is part of « Ensamble CG » in Bogota, as well as Wapiti Ensemble and Paramirabo Ensemble in Montreal. He is a co-organizer of the concert series No Hay Banda. He's part of the editorial committee of the contemporary music magazine Revue Circuit .

Next Concerts

Date City Place Description
March 12 2022 Montreal, Canada MMR Mcgill (555 Sherbrooke West) Vivier InterUniversitaire : Premiere of Patrick McMaster's Terminus for Ondes Martenot and electronics
April 3 2022 Montreal, Canada Sala Rossa (4848 St-Laurent) No Hay Banda : Graciela Paraskevaídis monographic concert. Performances of magma III and libres en el sonido presos en el sonido
May 13 2022 Montreal, Canada Salla Rossa (4848 St-Laurent) Temporel 2022 : Ensemble Paramirabo @ Codes d'accès. New work by Romain Camilio. Works by Frédéric LeBel
May 18-19 2022 Montreal, Canada Salle Bourgie (1339 Sherbrooke West) Festival Unisson: personalized performance of new work by Patrick Giguère for Ondes Martenot
May 20 2022 Victoriaville, Canada Colisée B No Hay Banda @ Festival International Musique Actuelle Victoriaville : New works by Ida Toninato and Navid Navab
June 5 2022 Berlin, Germany Silent Green, Bergmannstraße 29 Ensemble Paramirabo @ KontraKlang : Works by Keiko Devaux, James O'Callaghan, Nicole Lizée and Gordon Monahan
June 10 2022 Vancouver, Canada TBD Ensemble Paramirabo @ VI-Co Festival : Works by Keiko Devaux, James O'Callaghan, Farshid Samandari, Solomiya Moroz, Parisa Sabet, Gabriel Dharmoo, Ana Sokolovic and Nicole Lizée
June 20 2022 Montreal, Canada Sala Rossa (4848 St-Laurent) No Hay Banda @ Suoni Per Il Popolo Festival : Premier of DanceMachine and Música Suave by Rodolfo Acosta