When Opportunity Knocks – Performed by Danny Green and Ines Irawati at TEDxSanDiego 2017

Pianist and composer Danny Green wrote “When Opportunity Knocks” as a special piece to be debuted at TEDxSanDiego with classical pianist Ines Irawati.

Featuring two pianos, bass, drums, and strings, this work combines elements of jazz and classical music. Pianists Green and Irawati are joined by bassist Justin Grinnell, drummer Julien Cantelm, violinist Isaac Allen, violist Travis Maril, and cellist Erica Erenyi.

In this performance, Ines Irawati and Danny Green perform with the accompaniment of bass, drums and string section. The original composition, written by Danny, blends elements of classical and jazz music.

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Katabasis – Performed by Danny Green at TEDxSanDiego 2017

The word katabasis describes a storyline in which the protagonist journeys down to the underworld and emerges with heightened knowledge. The piece takes a similar journey, featuring a haunting melody played by cellist Erica Erenyi.

Pianist and composer Danny Green is also joined by bassist Justin Grinnell, drummer Julien Cantelm, and violinist Isaac Allen. San Diego native Danny Green has garnered a reputation in the jazz community as an emerging artist whose music sounds simultaneously seasoned and fresh, showcasing a brilliant blend of jazz, Brazilian, Latin and classical elements. Green’s music engages listeners around the world with evocative melodies and infectious rhythms.

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Time Lapse To Fall – Performed by Danny Green at TEDxSanDiego 2017

Written in September 2016, “Time Lapse To Fall,” was inspired by the imagery of the change in scenery from summer to fall. Summer is represented by the opening theme in Ab Major, whereas fall is represented in more introspective second theme, played in F minor.

Pianist and composer Danny Green is joined by bassist Justin Grinnell, drummer Julien Cantelm, violinist Isaac Allen, and cellist Erica Erenyi.

San Diego native Danny Green has garnered a reputation in the jazz community as an emerging artist whose music sounds simultaneously seasoned and fresh, showcasing a brilliant blend of jazz, Brazilian, Latin and classical elements. Green’s music engages listeners around the world with evocative melodies and infectious rhythms.

Danny Green Website

Danny Green on Facebook

Danny Green on Twitter

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