Bio (english)

PATRICIO VILLAREJO

Cellist, composer, arranger and conductor, he has participated in countless projects of folklore, tango, jazz, rock, pop with national and international artists.

With his cello he has been in stages like the one shared by Pugliese and Piazzolla in Amsterdam, Holland, in 1991, the company “Forever Tango”, Horacio Salgán’s orchestra, the New Blood Orchestra accompanying Peter Gabriel in his tour of Latin America. Charly García at the Colón, who baptized his Kashmir Orchestra, which currently accompanies Pedro Aznar.

As musical director, arranger and performer he has participated in productions with Andrés Calamaro, Fito Páez, Sandra Mihanovich, Diego Torres, Alejandro Lerner, Mercedes Sosa and Julieta Venegas among other great artists. He has been nominated for Latin Grammy several times and has received the award in five record productions with artists such as Fernando Otero, Cecilia Etchenique, Eva Ayllón, Pedro Aznar, etc.

While he finishes presenting his previous work, “Desde algún lugar”, edited by Melopea Discos, he is in the process of recording a new CD titled “Identidad”, where he touches his influences, with guests such as Pedro Aznar, Peteco Carabajal and Franco Luciani .