Part of the Arts Garage's popular Jazz Project, Gianni Bianchini brings his talents to Delray Beach for one night only.
Gianni was born and raised in South Florida and began playing piano at age 4. Through the influence of his family and friends he quickly began playing jazz and by the time he attended Dreyfoos School of the Arts in West Palm Beach Florida, he had already began performing jazz concert regularly in the South Florida area.
Gianni was selected to play with Grammy winner Arturo Sandoval in the Florida International University Big Band. He accepted a scholarship from Berklee College of Music in Boston and after graduating magna cum laude, Gianni attended New York University to complete a master’s degree in Jazz Performance.
While at NYU, Gianni studied with renowned pianists Kenny Werner, Jean-Michel Pilc, Gil Goldstien, and vibraphonist Stefon Harris. Through the graduate program, Gianni also has played with John Scofield at NYU. Gianni has also performed and recorded with Ralph Lalama and Ron McClure. In addition, Gianni has been teaching at the Palm Beach County jazz camp with Duffy Jackson and Dr. Bill Prince for the past 5 years.