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Daniel Perez was born in the city of Matamoros, Tamaulipas, Mexico. At the age of 5, he was introduced to classical guitar and by the age of 7, was already studying in the IRBAM (Instituto Regional de Bellas Artes en Matamoros) Instructed by professor Alejandro Vega. At the age of 9, Daniel entered the Superior School of Music were he began his carrer as a violinist. Instructed by teachers such as Olivia Maekawa and Daniel Hidalgo Wong during his studies, he was granted with the position of Concertino for the youth orquestra at city and regional level including the North East part of Mexico. At the age of 13, he was invited to rehearse with the orchestra at the University of Texas in Brownsville.
At age 16, Daniel was attracted by the different genres that involved violin were he discovered the Mariachi style giving him the opportunity to understand more about his instrument and his culture and how they were linked. At 18 he was part of Mariachi Escorpion at UTB as a Singer and Violinist. Also giving private lessons at beginner level and assisting in several occations at Spirit of Music Art School in Brownsville, Texas.
By the time he was 22, he encountered an opportunity to embarc in the Country Scene learning more about the violin and the Western Swing and Bluegrass styles. In 2013, Daniel gets an invitation to participate with Kingz1 (Former Kumbia Kingz) were he got the opportunity to appear in international television in programs such as Despierta America, El Gordo y la Flaca and Sabado Gigante just to name a few.
In 2016, an opportunity to help with the music for a short film was presented from a cinematography team from Universidad Valle de Mexico in Toluca, Mexico; Receiving with mentioned team the platinum award with the short film “Ritmo Cardiaco” in X Concurso Latinoamericano de Proyectos de Computo and recognition in Infomatrix Brasil 2016 by the Sociedade Latino Americana de Ciencia e Tecnologia Aplicada.
At the present time Daniel is a violin and guitar instructor at the Park Cities School of Music. He enjoys teaching students of all ages and inspires them with love of music and performance.