:: PIANO ::
Born in Costa Rica, Mau Quiros, began playing music at a very early age, drums, piano and saxophone were his activities when not composing. At the age of 17 he won a composition contest hosted by the Costa Rica National Symphony Orchestra, and started exploring jazz music. He received a Fulbright scholarship to study jazz performance in Miami with Mike Orta and Classical Pianist Kemal Gekic where he continued writing for different ensembles while producing and composing music for various artists in the pop and latin world.
Mau has worked and recorded with artists like Armando Manzanero, Arturo Sandoval, Paquito D’Rivera, Randy Brecker, Troy Roberts, Nu-Jive, among others.
In 2013 He moved to NYC where he performs and produces for different artists along with developing his own music.
Tad Weed is a powerhouse of a pianist who has recently relocated from Los Angeles to the Midwest. His discography includes more than a dozen CDs, and he has performed withsome of the greatest names in jazz, including John Patitucci, Mundell Lowe, Carmen McRae, Charles Lloyd, and Woody Herman. He has played concerts, clubs, television, and radio around the world. Some of his more noteworthy appearances include the Concord Jazz Festival, the Boston Globe Jazz Festival at Symphony Hall, the Kool Jazz Festival, and the Berlin Radio Festival. Weed is also in demand educator and has given clinics throughout the United States.