Ricardo Peña is a talented, seasoned, versatile and well renowned musician and music instructor. His abilities as a singer, pianist (and keyboardist) and guitarist as well as his ability to play almost any style of music make him a musician who is in high demand in the studio and on stage both as a sideman, as well as leading his own band. Ricardo has been honored with many awards including winning the first place band in the 2011 International Blues Challenge as a member of the Lionel Young Band. He is also a very competent and experienced music arranger and producer with more than 30 full length CDs under his name as a producer.
Milestone, also known as The Ricardo Peña band is composed of some of the best musicians in Colorado. The band performs concerts, and ocassional club dates,and are a very popular choice for weddings and corporate parties due to their great musicianship and sound, their impecable professionalism, their impressive versatility covering all styles of music and one of the most extensive songlists of any band. Click here for details.
Los Bohemios (pronounced "Bo-eh- mee-ohs") is the acoustic version of The Ricardo Peña band which specializes in playing Boleros, Cuban Son, Salsa and other Latin American styles.
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Ricardo also performs as a solo act playing piano or guitar and singing.Click here for details.
Ricardo is also a mountaineer known around the world for some of his discoveries and his participation in many projects related to the Andes Survivors including the latest History Channel documentary: I Am Alive: The Story of the Andes Plane Crash.
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The Ricardo Peña Band Video Demo
Check out Ricardo's Summits, Songs and Science project! This project aims to inspire and connect people around the world while promoting the joys and benefits of Mountaineering, Music and Science: Summits, Songs and Science around the world