Musical Notes: An Evening with Louis Colaiannia
A FREE COMMUNITY CONCERT
Notes From Louis…
“I am very excited about the new single, “City ‘Scapes”. I believe this is a breakthrough track, with innovative arrangement and a new sound we call “Orchestral Jazz”.
My New Age CD has just been released, and I will be posting samples here very soon."
The music of Louis Colaiannia transforms musical notes into ethereal images. His masterful interpretations of the electronic keyboard and traditional piano combine with his skillful arrangements to create music that moves the soul.
Entrancing with its passion, his music will encompass your being allowing you to experience emotion in waves. Influenced by the works of such immortal composers as Beethoven, Mozart, and Rachmoninoff, Louis Colaiannia intoxicates with their same passion, complexity, and enchantment.
Saturday, October 20, 2012
7:30-9pm in the Great Room
When Louis isn’t busy writing, arranging or performing, he’s usually found working on a nonprofit radio station in support of the Global Youth Music Project. For more information, go to http://www.louismusic.com/about/
Louis holds a Mozart Award for his contributions to music, and his latest releases show his versatility, breaking into the Contemporary Jazz, New Age and "Chill" realms. His masterful interpretations of the electronic keyboard and traditional piano combine with his skillful arrangements to create music that moves the soul. Colaiannia sees his piano as an inspirational tool. “Passion never gets in the way of life, but life sometimes get in the way of passion.”
Louis is also the recent recipient of The Primo Award for 2011. "The award recognizes the best in Colorado's Italian American community", said Joe Aiello, Colorado Italian American Chamber of Commerce. Colorado Italian Americans vote for the annual award recipient. "It was indeed an honor to receive this prestigious award. I thank all my fans, family and those who voted for me. I am truly humbled by this recognition. This award inspires me to continue to write and perform music that moves audiences around the world," Colaiannia said.
During 2011, Colaiannia had two top ten chart albums. Colaiannia has made seven albums in his career and is already working on a new album. “I love music... music is emotionally-charged passion", Colaiannia said. "I write, arrange and perform in the hopes that my music will reach a level of acceptance that it will still get played after I'm gone.”
Upcoming concerts in Iowa, Illinois, Ohio and Kentucky. For concert information go to: http://www.louismusic.com/events/
“Incredible composer and performer with a touch of Tesh, Brickman & Yanni all rolled into one.
His music is both soothing and uplifting, allowing the senses to feel every note.”
Scott Taylor, Veteran Radio Consultant and Award Winning Programmer
"An explosion of sounds and
melodies that make up one of the most beautiful
Christmas albums this year!"
Alejandro Clavijo, Reviews New Age
"Mesmerizing, beyond complex,
Colaiannia's music shows the wisdom of many
Lisa Wear, DeVelo Music
"If you're a fan of New Age music
you'll find a Moment Between Eternities to be a
calming and peaceful addition to your collection,"
Donny Harvey, Muzicreviews.com
"I found as a fan that Louis has
the ability to find my inner life and individuality
and inspire me to make the most of each day,"
Louis Colaiannia (coal-ee-AH-nah) is a native of Denver, Colorado, USA. He has pursued music his entire life, with the simple goal of sharing his gift with the World. Louis is a master of classical piano, an accomplished songwriter, arranger and performer. His music has inspired the lives of thousands of people in performances that have been referred to as “Stunning in their power and beauty”.
Now in his 50s, (and as energetic as ever), Louis is embarking on a public career, performing around the Denver area, and nationwide. He is set to release a new album in the Spring of 2011. Louis holds a Mozart Award for his contributions to music, and his latest releases show his versatility, breaking into the Contemporary Jazz, New Age and “Chill” realms.
His masterful interpretations of the electronic keyboard and traditional piano combine with his skillful arrangements to create music that moves the soul. He released a new album in the Spring of 2011 which debuted number 5 on the ZoneMusicReporter (New Age Top 100 Airplay Chart) charts. It is still in the top 4O today.