Arts Administration; Arts Educator; Music: Band, DJ, Instrumentalist, Singer / Songwriter; Public Art; Theatre: Actor, Director, Producer; Voiceover; Live Music
KANDIA is a Latin urban and multi-genre singer, percussionist, dancer and actor. This artist has successfully maintained an artistic career that spans over 15 years. The Colombian artist has shared the stage with renowned artists and bands of international stature such as Julieta Venegas, Christian Daniel, Enanitos Verdes, Willie Torres, Tony Vega, Charlie Aponte, Pastor Lopez, Mikel Erentxun, Israel Tanenbaum, Frankie Negron, Luisito Carrion, Kevin Flores,La Sonora Dinamita And Oro Solido among others.
Kandia has performed more than 2,000 live shows. He has been part of important festivals and productions such as California State Fair, singer at Doco al Fresco by the Sacramento Kings, Audio Muse 2019 For The Crocket Art Museum, singing the USA anthem, Fiesta En La Calle Festival, Festival De La Isla in Vacaville, Ca, San Juan Day in San Jose, CA, Colombia's
Independence Festival in San Jose, Dance on the Edge, The First Festival, Latin American Idol in Buenos Aires Argentina, X Factor in Bogota, Colombia, The Greatest Story Ever Song on Broadway, Mantra for Good People in Los Angeles, CA, under the Production of Grammy winner Kenny O’ Brian.
Also worked with directors, choreographers and producer as Larry Hochman, Jose Gaviria, Rob Barron, Mitch Sebastian, Raquela Perez, Evan Ensign, Aymee Garcia, tyce Diorio, Melinda Sullivan and Miguel De Narvaez and the five times grammy winner Kenny O’Brien and the Grammy winners Willi Torrez and Tony Vega.
Kandia has 10 years of experience in musical theater (singer, actor and dancer). Tap and Jazz dancer. Experienced in music theory and vocal Coach. Cast member of the first Latin American musical theater performance in Broadway where he won the ACE prize.