From: FL, United States
Genre: Jazz, Classical, Latin
The process by which Simon became an internationally regarded jazz musician began in the small coastal town of Cardón, Venezuela, where he grew up surrounded by the sounds of Latin and Caribbean music.
Simon made his first recording as a leader in 1994 (Beauty Within, Audioquest), giving birth to the Edward Simon Trio–- the same year he was finalist in the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Piano Competition. Since then he found and currently leads several jazz ensembles such as: the Edward Simon Quartet…