Fernando Davil

Fernando Davil

BandLatinPop

Fernando Davil is one of the most exciting Latin Pop acts out there! Crowds come alive to the sound of his piano and voice: each show a lavish display of energy and musical prowess. Backed by an international band of the finest musicians, Fernando is hard to forget and impossible to ignore!

Biography

Fernando Davil was born in Brownsville, Texas, and raised in Saltillo, Mexico. The son of a professional pianist, Fernando was playing piano by age 4 (professionaly by age 12).

After a short career with Saltillo-based rock band KGB (DISSA Records), he had steady gigs at Monterrey's best clubs, played for Ballet de Monterrey, and toured Mexico with the show Los 10 Pianos. He then headlined at Beebop (Monterrey) with a "piano-man" style show for a couple of seasons, and later recorded his award-winning jazz album "Hispanoamerica".

With his new work, "Diferente", Fernando Davil crosses over into Latin Pop. Surrounded by an international band of the finest musicians, and fueled by one of the most exciting live shows around, Fernando has been getting incredible responses from audiences everywhere and is already receiving daily airplay in 5 cities of northern Mexico.

An experienced showman with a powerful voice and blazing piano skills, Fernando is a true musician who combines energy, joy and romance into a celebration of life that is hard to forget and impossible to ignore.

Discography

- "Hispanoamerica" (2007)
*CONARTE Scholarship Award Winner

- "Diferente" (2009)

Set List

Typical sets are 60 minutes long, but occassionally span as long as 3 hours.

They normally include 5 to 10 tracks from "Diferente", and vibrant hits by acts as varied as The Beatles, The Doors, Stevie Wonder, Lionel Ritchie, Sting, Jerry Lee Lewis, Elton John, Mika, a vast array of Latin Legends, and many, many more!

Shows always feature amazing solos on piano, voice, guitar, bass, sax, and drums... and improvisation, musician dueling, song-fusions, and daring arrangements are scattered across each exciting set.