BIOGRAPHY

Gabriel Vinuela is a pianist, keyboardist, composer and producer based in Montreal. He has completed two bachelor degrees at University of Montreal: the first in classical piano performance in 2004 and the second in jazz piano performance in 2008. Gabriel leads the impro-electro-jazz collective Extended Family, co-leads Parc X Trio (2010 TD Grand Prize for Jazz) alongside bassist Alex Lefaivre and produces electronic music under the alias viñu-vinu. He is also the co-founder of Montreal jazz label Multiple Chord Music and is a board member of L’OFF Festival de Jazz de Montreal. Gabriel has released seven records and toured multiple times across Canada, USA and Europe with Parc X trio. As viñu-vinu he has released three EPs, Echoes from Afar, Encounters and Études-Tableaux and performed at L’OFF Festival de Jazz Montréal, Pop Montréal, Acadie Rock/CMA in 2019 and La Nuit Blanche - Festival Montréal en Lumière and MUTEK Montreal in 2018.

© 2015 Gabriel Vinuela