Daniel is a composer, guitarist and vocalist, best known for his unique blend of fluid guitar solos and Latin rhythms. Although Jazz is Daniel’s primary focus, Daniel is in that rare class of musicians whose versatility spans multiple genres with original compositions and airplay on Jazz, Smooth Jazz, Latin Jazz, Adult Contemporary, Spanish, Mexican and Country radio. With over two decades as a recording artist, Daniel has recorded 9 albums - five instrumental Jazz CDs, three Latin Pop vocal CDs and a bilingual Regional Mexican/Country vocal CD.
Billboard magazine awarded Daniel’s “LO SABES” Latin Pop CD the Critic’s Choice award in 1996. Upon release in 2010, Daniel’s “Can You Feel It?” Smooth Jazz release charted as “Most Added” on SmoothJazz.com. In April 2010, WITD radio reported “Can You Feel It?” was #7 on their Top 25 chart. In May 2010, Billboard Magazine reported Daniel’s “Smooth Groove” track was the #2 most added track on Satellite radio. June 2013, the “Fused” track from the “Can You Feel It” CD was #5 on the top 40 chart in the Canary Islands.
On July 1, 2013, Night Beat Jazz will be releasing Daniel’s fifth Jazz CD, entitled “INFUSION”, an 11 track instrumental collection “infused” an eclectic mix of Jazz genres including Contemporary Jazz, Smooth Jazz, Latin Jazz and a couple of Rock/Jazz Fusion tunes.