Tony has captivated listeners in every single place on-line. Following stints at each Cleveland Institute of Music and Berklee School of Music, the classically skilled solo pianist has persistently unveiled viral content material at a prolific tempo. His on-line imprint consists of almost 2 million whole followers, whereas he has generated a number of million whole views. Alongside the best way, he has instituted fan favourite sequence resembling “play that phrase” the place viewers counsel phrases, and he crafts his personal unique compositions with letters on the keyboards.
Getting into the highlight as an unique artist for the primary time, he wrote and recorded a trilogy of EPs based mostly on the central theme of emotion. He elevates neoclassical music to a different stratosphere by specializing in feeling and concord in equal measure. Opening the gateway to this imaginative and prescient, EMOTIONALLY BLUE, ORANGE and PURPLE comprise 5 tracks every similar to an emotion and reflecting the ebb and movement of a 24-hour day – together with the primary single “LOST”.
He initially posted a snipper of “LOST” on TikTok for an episode of “play that phrase.” It immediately reacted together with his followers, attracting 2.5 million “likes” and tallying over 13.8 million views. Now, the instrumental showcases his nuanced and poetic taking part in punctuated by emotional acuity, intense vulnerability, and highly effective supply. In the meantime, the accompanying visible interprets the composition’s introspection to the display screen seamlessly. It pulls again the curtain and magnifies his artistry on the grandest scale.
Permit Tony to welcome you into his world in 2023 with way more on the horizon.
A virtuoso by commerce, Tony Ann is a solo pianist with large concepts. Hailing from each a classical and up to date background following brief stints at each the Cleveland Institute of Music and Berklee School of Music, Ann fuses the types of each the brand new and the previous to breathtaking impact. As a self-proclaimed concord connoisseur, Ann is at all times pondering of how to not solely push the boundaries of neoclassical and instrumental music but additionally common music. Whereas Tony could also be restricted to music with out phrases he efficiently makes use of all eighty eight keys to his benefit with unique compositions steeped in emotion, approach and vary. Lately, Tony has navigated social media with nice success introducing youthful generations to neoclassical concepts by his “play that phrase” sequence by which utilizing letters on the keyboard he would create unique compositions based mostly on phrases pitched to him by his viewers. Away from his solo work, Tony loves collaboration by which he has loved working with many artists within the pop house, together with The Chainsmokers, having a hand in co-writing each the platinum US singles “Sick Boy” and “Call You Mine” (feat. Bebe Rexha) as properly the gold US single “Side Effects” (feat. Emily Warren). Ann additionally had the pleasure of touring with them as their official keyboardist for his or her “Recollections: Do Not Open” North American area tour which additionally included performances on SNL and Good Morning America. Ann is getting ready to launch his debut undertaking early subsequent 12 months by which he’s very excited to carry his world of concord and feelings to a stage close to you.