Clarice Assad, piano
A trailblazing music educator celebrated for her artistic versatility, Brazilian-American Assad is a significant artistic voice in the classical, world music, pop, and jazz genres. Critics around the world have praised Assad’s evocative colors, rich textures, and diverse stylistic range. This prolific Grammy-nominated composer has over 70 works to her credit, and her work has been commissioned by internationally renowned organizations, festivals, and artists. Her skill as a live performer is also in high demand. Assad mesmerizes as a multi-lingual, inventive vocalist, and exceptional pianist. Her award-winning Voxploration Series on music education and creation has been presented throughout the United States, Brazil, Europe, and the Middle East.