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Juan Diego Flórez

was born in Lima, Peru, on January 13, 1973 where his father,
Rubén Flórez, was a noted guitarist and singer of Peruvian popular
and criolla music. In an interview in the Peruvian newspaper Ojo,
Flórez recounted his early days when his mother managed a pub
with live music and he worked as a replacement singer whenever
the main attraction called in sick. "It was a tremendous experience
for me, since most of those who were regulars at the pub were of
a certain age, so I had to be ready to sing anything from huayños
to Elvis Presley music and, in my mind, that served me a great deal
because, in the final analysis, any music that is well structured—
whether it is jazz, opera, or pop—is good music".[3]

Initially intending to pursue a career in popular music, he entered the Conservatorio Nacional de
Música in Lima at the age of 17. His classical voice emerged in the course of his studies there. During
this time, he became a member of the Coro Nacional of Peru and sang as a soloist in Mozart's
Coronation Mass and Rossini's Petite messe solennelle.

He received a scholarship to the Curtis Institute in Philadelphia where he studied from 1993 to 1996
and began singing in student opera productions in the repertory that is still his specialty today,
Rossini and the bel canto operas of Bellini and Donizetti. During this period, he also studied with
Marilyn Horne at the Music Academy of the West in Santa Barbara. In 1994 the Peruvian tenor,
Ernesto Palacio invited him to Italy to work on a recording of Vicente Martín y Soler's opera Il Tutore
Burlato. He subsequently became Flórez's teacher, mentor and manager and has had a profound
influence on his career.

[Lima|Lima]. He played the guitar and sang in all school activities.[5] . developing his talents and preparing for what would become a successful career. Gian Marco grew up listening to the songs of his father. Peru on August 17. His mother also participated in the play. Gian Marco sang in Caracas on the TV show “La Revista de los Sábados" (The Saturday Magazine) impressing viewers that enjoyed a thirteen-year-old child singing a popular song titled "Eva Maria". As the son of artists. at the age of 18. Gian Marco was introduced to music at very early age. at age 11. and his father the Peruvian composer and singer Javier Óscar Florencio Zignago Viñas. Gian Marco continued to feel the pull of a music career.Gian Marco was born in Lima. Gian Marco sang for the first time on television in the Argentine TV show “Domingos Gigantes" (Giant Sundays). Gian Marco participated in a series of artistic events. Gian Marco traveled to Santiago de Chile to pursue a graphic design career. Although things we going well for him in the graphic design field.[4] Gian Marco attended elementary school. 1970. singing and acting. As a child he traveled with his parents and learned to love the life style of an artist. and watching his mother perform in theater. and High school at the Colegio Santa Margarita[5] located in Monterrico. A year later. best known as Joe Danova. His mother is the Peruvian actress and singer María Regina Alcóver Ureta. In 1981. At the age of six he recorded a 45 rpm together with his father entitled "Navidad Es" (Christmas Is). After finishing school. The art surrounded him during his childhood. In order to prove himself as an artist. During his youth. middle school. broadcast by Channel 9 in Buenos Aires under the direction of Orlando Marconi. Gian Marco recorded a song for the musical "Papito Piernas Largas” (Daddy Long Legs). a middle-class neighborhood in the district ofSantiago de Surco. he began playing in the most popular venues in Santiago and Viña del Mar where he began to make a name for himself. At age 12.

recording themes that became successes. They traveled at four in the morning from San Antonio de Chiclayo to Monsefú. . Elmer's father was driving. they decided to create a musical ensemble called "Team 5". They continue to record but now they play cumbias and parrandas and the Gold Records begin to arrive. "Storm" and "Sleep With You". recording in Argentina and Colombia. so that on January 31. so they expanded their repertoire a more joyful music. continue their legacy. in the north of Peru." This last theme gave name to the film that tells the history of Group 5. and three other family members. The successes continue in 1998. Group 5 used to be hired to liven up parties. that was directed by Enrique Chimoy and that they starred to Elmer and Andy Yaipén. who have seen groups with numbers in Mexico: Group 1. On 9 November 1999. "Motor and Motive". the sons. "Pay". In a curve appeared a cement truck. The procession of Elmer Yaipén was accompanied by about 30 thousand people. From 1994 onwards he began to internationalize. Elmer Yaipén father died in the accident. so they do venture into tropical music. Group 3. with their songs "Remember Me". weddings and birthdays. such as "The Culebrítica". accompanied by his son Elmer Jr. but a romantic ballad called "Do not put that disc". and Andy. "Tao. subject that launched to the Peruvian national market. Elmer and Andy. Tao" and "Motor and Motive. Its first success was not a cumbia. the group incorporates to the children Elmer Yaipén: Elmer Jr.Group 5 was created by Elmer and Víctor Yaipén in Monsefú. His music is already heard in the radios of Peru. Elmer Jr. the tragedy was inevitable. was injured. 1973. Elmer Yaipén suffered a serious accident. After the death of the patriarch.

Personal life Was born on December 5. I am a student of the school José Carlos Mariategui and lives in the city of La Oroya with my family  I traveled to Lima and discovered several communities of support for people over 60  he was higly motivated to become in volved in social causes  Soon travel to machu picchu in peru  . 2000.