As per our current Database, Manuel Valera is still alive (as per Wikipedia, Last update: May 10, 2020).
Currently, Manuel Valera is 43 years, 1 months and 15 days old. Manuel Valera will celebrate 44rd birthday on a Thursday 17th of October 2024. Below we countdown to Manuel Valera upcoming birthday.
|Popular As||Manuel Valera|
|Age||43 years old|
|Born||October 17, 1980 (Cuba)|
Manuel Valera’s zodiac sign is Libra. According to astrologers, People born under the sign of Libra are peaceful, fair, and they hate being alone. Partnership is very important for them, as their mirror and someone giving them the ability to be the mirror themselves. These individuals are fascinated by balance and symmetry, they are in a constant chase for justice and equality, realizing through life that the only thing that should be truly important to themselves in their own inner core of personality. This is someone ready to do nearly anything to avoid conflict, keeping the peace whenever possible
Manuel Valera was born in the Year of the Monkey. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Monkey thrive on having fun. They’re energetic, upbeat, and good at listening but lack self-control. They like being active and stimulated and enjoy pleasing self before pleasing others. They’re heart-breakers, not good at long-term relationships, morals are weak. Compatible with Rat or Dragon.
Received the 2005 and 2006 ASCAP Young Composers Award and was a finalist at the 2004 and 2006 Great American Jazz Competition.
He studied at New York's New School University.
His 2012 release New Cuban Express earned him a 2013 Grammy Award nomination for Best Latin Jazz Album.
His family was residing in Havana when he was born, but he opted to move to New York City in 2000.
He was inspired by the art of Bill Evans, Chick Corea, and Keith Jarrett.