Hispanic Heritage Kickoff: Daniella Mass and the FIU Symphony Orchestra
Saturday, September 14 at 7:30pm
WPAC - Wertheim Performing Arts Center, Concert Hall
10910 SW 17th St., Miami, FL 33199
The FIU School of Music opens its 2019-2020 season with a festive musical celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month featuring Daniella Mass, a finalist in "Americas Got Talent," and the FIU Symphony Orchestra. The star-studded evening promises to deliver exciting, Latin inspired performances including zarzuela that will leave you wanting more!
About Daniella Mass:
Daniella Mass is also known as “The Liri Pop Princess.” The composer and young Coloratura Soprano, Daniella was born on March 26th in the city of Barranquilla, Colombia. She is the creator of the new music concept Liripop. Daniella sings in 5 languages (Japanese, English, Portuguese, Italian and Spanish) and has traveled through different countries doing performances and showcases.
Daniella got her Degree in Musicianship in EMMAS, Performance, Vocal Coaching, Ballet and Jazz at the Broadway Dance Center in Manhattan in 2011. She plays piano, flute, guitar and drums. Daniella has sung with Andrea Bocelli in a private audition. She has also performed with Jose Carreras in Bogotá and the most famous quartet in the world, the Bond Girls, and in the opening of the breakout Italian youth group Ilvolo.
In 2011 she was a featured artist in the opening ceremony of the U-20 World Cup and in non-profit fundraisers supporting displaced persons and flood victims, as well as in Teletón 2011, one of the main non-profit organizations in Colombia for people with disabilities. In August 2012 she was the only Colombian artist in Ricardo Arjona’s “Metamorfosis” tour, performing in the cities of Cali, Medellin, Manzalez, Bogota, Bucaramanga and Barranquilla.
Daniella Mass has won over 20 singing contests, including the 2007 Top Music Bon Bon Bum, where she competed with more than 400 candidates from all over Colombia. In the United States she was chosen among more than 20,000 Latin participants to represent Colombia in the reality show “La Academia de TV Azteca”. Daniella Mass is the official Voice of the 2013 Bicentenary of Barranquilla. Her song “Soy Barranqilla” (I’m Barranquilla) was named Official Song of the Bicentenary of Barranquilla.