Versatility is the key to a fulfilled life. While many people dream to excel at a number of things, in reality, the process is quite difficult and daunting. It takes tremendous patience and immense dedication to be able to succeed at everything you have a go at. Careful consideration is the key to becoming a jack of all trades. Dennis E Guevara is one of these few extraordinary individuals who have managed to make every situation work in their favor. Everything this incredibly talented individual has dipped his toes into, he has excelled at. Guevara’s incredible array of talents have opened unimaginable doors and presented him with endless possibilities to succeed. Although his multifaceted life might seem like a dream, in reality, it has taken Dennis Guevara years of consistent commitment to his art to attain the lifestyle that he has today. But all his struggle has been worth it, considering he has accumulated a plethora of achievements and accolades of which most people can only dream of.
From serving humanity as a healthcare professional to being a skilled and accomplished musical prodigy, Dennis can do it all. Born in Trenton, New Jersey Dennis Guevara’s musical journey began when he started to study piano at the Boys Harbor Conservatory of Music. This is where he realized his passion for music and creating art. Dennis continued to further explore his creativity and artistry and graduated with a degree in Music Performance from Mercer County Community College and The City College of New York. Dennis is a multi-talented artist. His compositions are known for their genre-bending nature and unpredictability. Dennis has also performed alongside much well-known salsa, jazz, and world music artists. One of the most defining moments of Guevara’s career came when he had the amazing opportunity to perform with one of his biggest inspirations Papo Lucca.
Dennis has also participated in a number of musical competitions, the most prominent being cover band 2011 where he finished as a runner up in the finals. He became a fan favorite due to his distinctive and unique music style. Dennis also gained high acclaim form the pristine panel of judges. This amazing opportunity propelled Guevara’s career to unprecedented heights. But Guevara’s artistic capabilities don’t just end behind the mic. He has a great vision for what the audience wants which is why he was invited to give artistic direction at the AMLA Conservatory of Music in Philadelphia, PA. Dennis proved to be an important part of the team and improved the quality of performance by tenfold. Due to his vast range of talents and torrents of merits and accolades, Dennis has been sponsored by major instrument companies such as Sequential Circuits, Kurzweil Music Systems, Gruv Gear, and JHS Pedals. Dennis has also worked with a number of Grammy Award-winning international artists in his highly decorated career. Dennis also produced an award-winning composition alongside percussionists Pablo Batista and Victor Pablo for a competition at The Kimmel Center for The Performing Arts and a grant from the Pew Center for Arts and Heritage.
Dennis E Guevara is a firm believer in giving back to the community which is why he teaches at The Kimmel Center of Performing Arts where he is a Bandmaster for the Summer Jazz Camp. Dennis hopes to inspire a generation of young aspiring artists to follow their dreams just like he did. He wants to encourage and motivate artistic individuals like himself to let their creativity shine.
Dennis E Guevara continues to overshadow his peers with his extraordinary skills and unmatched creativity. He has proved himself to be one of those people who leave their mark in every venture they step foot in. He has conditioned himself to face every challenge life throws at him head-on. To keep up with his incredible work, you can follow Dennis on his Instagram @dg8music.