Joel Perez is a bi-lingual (Spanish/English) multi-instrumentalist, proficient in piano and guitar. He is a Tampa native and is well known in the music industry in Tampa, St. Petersburg, Clearwater, and surrounding areas. Joel began studying guitar and piano at age 11, and has been performing professionally since age 16 and studied Jazz Performance at Hillsborough Community College. Joel's professional experience includes performing in various musical groups playing genres such as country, R & B, gospel, jazz, funk, blues, traditional worship, reggae, Latin pop, contemporary Christian, and more. In addition to his professional performance career, Joel has over seven years experience as a piano teacher, instructing students ranging from age 7 to adult. Currently, he spends his musical career focused on studio work, live performance, fulfilling his role as a worship music director, and teaching.
Joel strives to connect with each of his students to foster that true love of music that he found at a young age. When he is not teaching, performing, or practicing music, Joel enjoys being a full-time father.