Biography

Fabio Banegas Jiříček, classical pianist.

Recipient of numerous scholarships and awards, both in Argentina and in the United States, Fabio Banegas won the 1st prize at the Mozarteum Santa Fe in Argentina and obtained the Amigos del Arte of Rosario Award, the Fullerton Music Award and the Redfield Award of the Orange County Philharmonic Society.  Most recently, he also received a grant from the Czech Republic for his recitals featuring only Czech composers.  

Fabio Banegas
The Habsburgs a multimedia recital. MFA Houston, Texas

Fabio Banegas has performed for prestigious cultural institutions in Argentina, the United States, Denmark and the for the Czech Republic diplomatic seats in the US, such us: Pro Cultura Musical and Teatro El Circulo of Rosario, Argentina; the Municipal Theater of Santa Fe, Argentina; and in the US: the Schubert Club of Saint Paul, Minnesota; the Music Festival of Williamstown, Massachusetts; the Winifred Smith Concert Hall of the University of California Irvine (UCI), California; the Museum of Latin American Art of Long Beach (MoLAA), California; and the Brown Auditorium in Houston, Texas among others.

As a soloist he appeared with the Fullerton Symphony Orchestra and the Claremont Symphony and he collaborated in chamber music recitals with soprano Alicia Caruso, violinist William Fitzpatrick and classical guitarist Victor Pellegrini.

KIA Sorento, TV Commercial.

A unique area of his career has been his appearances in Hollywood films productions as a pianist for commercials and films produced for the German, the American and the Korean markets.