Diego Idarraga was born in Colombia and is been based in Sydney for a decade. He holds a masters in music from the Australian Institute of Music.
Diego is a multi-instrumentalist performer, with a very eclectic repertoire in regards to genres and composers. His performance experience includes concerts with symphony orchestras, rock and jazz bands and solo recitals both in piano and guitar in Colombia, USA, Canada and Australia.
He was a semi finalist at the Southern Highlands International Piano Competition and was awarded 2nd prize of composition at Jazz al Parque, one of the biggest jazz festivals in Latin America.
Diego is currently working on performance projects and compositions which range through a vast palette of musical styles. Diego founded Diego Idarraga Academy of Music in 2017 where he conveys his passion for musical education and its role in the development and nurturing of children.