Carlos Cipa is a composer and multi-instrumentalist based in Munich. He has been classically trained on the piano and studied contemporary classical composition at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Munich. During his teenage years he started playing drums and gained experience as a member of various bands. Experimenting with different styles of music, he turned back to piano as his main instrument, which facilitates to find his way towards composition and improvisation, before releasing his debut “The Monarch and the Viceroy” on Denovali Records in 2012. Over the last couple of years Carlos Cipa played over 120 concerts all over Europe and shared the stage with like-minded musicians like Hauschka, Ólafur Arnalds and Valgeir Sigurðsson.