Daniel Alessandro Farias



Daniel Alessandro started studying piano at the age of 6, guided by renowned Miami’s pianist mentors and his incoditional supportive mother. Besides the complexity of being a piano learner, and still very young, he showed a particular interest on learning a new family of instruments, as the Clarinet, Saxophone and finally enjoying most the Oboe and English Horn. After bringing all his talent to stage there was a clear path in the pursue of a multi-instrumental music career. This year Daniel took a seat to perform the piano on Tampa All State Symphony Orchestra Concert and also was recently selected to peform the Oboe with the New World Symphony’s Side-By-Side program under the direction of Michael Tilson Thomas.

NWSA performances at the Adrienne Arsh Center, Wolfson Auditorium and other Venues

In addition to piano recitals, Oboe with Classical Orchestra Concerts, Daniel has participated on jazz assembles concerts and the music for theatrical Musicals. These performances has featured wold renowned guests artists as :

  • ... Cellist Robert McDuffie - NWSA Symphony Oboe, March 2022
  • ... Tenor Russell Thomas - NWSA Symphony Oboe, March 2020
  • ... Guitarrist Tim Jago -Jazz Assembles Piano,
  • ... Saxophonist Michael Thomas -Jazz Assembles Piano
  • ... Live 88.9 WDNA Jazz radio -BigBand : Piano, GMYS

He has earned three consecutive “superior” ratings in the Florida Bandmasters Association Solo and Ensemble Festival for oboe, additionally earning a “superior” rating for the State Solo and Ensemble Festival in 2021. That year, was selected to perform with the New World Symphony’s Side-By-Side. Daniel current piano teacher is Debora Sanchez from the Encore Academy of the Arts.

Latest public performances - Piano Recital June 11th, 2022

University of Miami - VIctor E. Clarke Recitall Hall

NWSA Jazz Combos 2022. - guest star Tivon Pennicott on Sax

Side-By-Side Concert 2022 2022. - New World Symphony, America's Orchestral Academy

Classical Music (Videos)

Daniel Alessandro Farias shows different video scenarios throught the years. Hope you enjoy them

Jazz Perfomance (Videos)

Videos with the NWSA Jazz Combos featuring saxophonist Tim Warfield. Also one video with the Greater Miami Youth Jazz Band peforming 'Spain' (from Chick Corea)



Daniel Alessandro Farias

Daniel Farias has been influenced by a wide variety of classical and modern genres. Beginning in his freshman year at NWSA, he has obtained an admiration for contemporary classical music, either both on Piano or Oboe, of which his Wind Ensemble performed regularly. As a classical pianist, he is inspired by performing artists such as Evgeny Kissin, Daniel Barenboim and Arthur Rubinstein. He has also taken inspiration from jazz artists such as Chick Corea, Cory Henry, Oscar Peterson and Bill Evans. Daniel has also developed a large passion for musical theater


High School Diploma & (In Progress)

2018 - 2022

New World School of the Arts, Miami, FL

The New World School of the Arts (NWSA) is a public magnet high school and college in Downtown Miami, Florida.Serving both as a college and a high school; it is the only high school conservatory in Miami-Dade County. Its dual-enrollment programs in the visual and performing arts are organized into four strands: visual arts, dance, theatre (comprising programs in theater and musical theatre), and music (comprising programs in instrumental music and vocal music).

Associate of the Arts & (pending)

2018 - 2022

Miami-Dade College, Miami, Fl

Associate of Arts degree means that the student has developed the skills needed to excel in the career path in which you are interested.

Performance Experience


2015 - Present

Miami, Florida

  • Piano Solo w/ Greater Coral Gables Orchestra | 2015
  • Oboe : NWSA Wind Ensemble | 2018-Present
  • Jazz Piano with NWSA Jazz Band | 2020-Present
  • Jazz Piano : GMYS Jazz Band | 2017-2020
  • Oboe : NWSA Philharmonic Orchestra | 2017-2020
  • Oboe : NWSA Philharmonic Orchestra | 2017-2020
  • Clarinet, Saxophone, Oboe, Jazz Piano at..
  • Southwood Middle School Band & Jazz Band | 2015-2018

My Photo Gallery

Pictures Great moments and experiences in NWSA.

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  • College visits
  • Family Pics

Recognitions / Achivements

Daniel has been recipient of several recognitions and Scholarships that suits to all his dedication on learning and participating in different events that have brought entertainment to the audiences.

Piano- Coral Gables Music CLub Scholarship

For 8 consecutive years Daniel Alessandro received scholarships from this prestigious organization |2015-2022

Piano - Superior Rating

National Federation of Music Clubs Piano Festival / 2011-2021

Oboe - Selected to perform with the New World Symphony

New World Side-by-Side Miami Beach, Florida .. coming up April 2022

Piano - Young Talents Showcase Concert Finalist

Northwest Piano Competition / Bronze Winner / Nov 15,2020

Piano - Concerto Competition Semifinalist

Alhambra Orchestra NOv 25,2020

Piano - All State at Tampa Convention Center

Selected to perform piano with the FMEA All State- 2022