Tomás Jonsson is a Junior at Rice University. He currently studies Piano Performance with Brian Connelly (Classical) and Paul English (Jazz). In addition to his Piano Performance Degree, he is also pursuing a minor in Politics, Law, and Social Thought.
Described as "extraordinarily talented" by Houston Public Media, Tomás is a highly sought-after pianist and composer on the Houston music scene. He serves as pianist and assistant music director for the youth service of The Fountain of Praise (combined weekly attendance of 8,000). His work at the Fountain of Praise has also given him invaluable mentorship from exceptional musicians deeply rooted in the Black Gospel tradition. He also performs regularly at corporate events, weddings, and private parties (among other venues). Tomás is available for booking as a solo pianist, and can also lead and coordinate the perfect ensemble for your needs, whether it be a trio, quartet with guitar, quartet with horn, or a custom ensemble.
Tomás has been playing the piano for more than 15 years and has earned recognition for his abilities in classical piano, jazz piano, and composition. Prior to studying classical piano with Brian Connelly at Rice, he studied with Katerina Loudermilk and John Weems.
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Experience in: Pianist, Composer, Music Director, Transcription
Specializes in: Classical Piano, Jazz Piano, Composition