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Carlos Miranda Bio, Age, Height, Net Worth, Vida, Movies and TV Shows
April 22, 2020
Carlos Miranda Biography
This is what you need to know about Carlos Miranda is a Spanish composer, pianist, conductor, and actor.
Carlos Miranda Age
Miranda was born on December 3, 1984. As of 2022, he is 38 years old.
Carlos Miranda Height
He stands at a height of 1.83 meters tall.
Carlos Miranda’s Net Worth
Miranda estimated net worth is $ USD 5 million and his Primary income is from the composer, actor, and pianist.
Carlos Miranda Wife
As of 2022, the clear picture of his relationship status remained clear. So did the whereabouts of the actor’s wife hopefuls. Nonetheless, Carlos was the father of two boys. According to tvovermind.com, Carlos and his children’s mother were no longer together.
Carlos Miranda Career
He was born in Chile, where he studied at the Conservatorio Nacional de Música [es] composition with Gustavo Becerra-Schmidt and piano with Flora Guerra.He moved to Italy and worked as an apprentice in films by Franco Zeffirelli (Romeo and Juliet) and Pier Paolo Pasolini (Teorema).
He then settled in London, initially working nights as accompanist to American cabaret singer Militia Battlefield (portrayed in Jana Bokova’s 1975 documentary film of the same name, and days as pianist repetiteur at The Dance Centre (Covent Garden) for various dance teachers among which: Errol Addison, Matt Mattox, Brigitte Kelly, and John O’Brien.
He won a British Council Scholarship to the Royal College of Music in London studying piano with Harry Platts, composition with John Lambert, and conducting with Vernon Handley. After graduating, he joined the Rambert Dance Company (1974–78) as a pianist and resident composer, playing and writing scores for both dance performances and concerts with the Mercury Ensemble.
In 1977 he wrote the music for the full-length dance-theatre work “Cruel Garden”, choreographed by Christopher Bruce, with scenario and direction by Lindsay Kemp. The piece, based on the life and death of Federico García Lorca has since been staged by various dance companies in the UK, Germany, and the USA.
The BBC television adaptation, directed by Colin Nears, won the Prix Italia Music 1982. His association with Lindsay Kemp began with his earliest creation for Rambert Dance Co., the recently revived ballet “The Parades Gone By”. He then joined the Lindsay Kemp Company writing the music.
And collaborating in the creation of various dance-theatre productions that toured Europe, the Americas, Israel, Singapore, Japan, and Australia: “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”, “Mr. Punch’s Pantomime”, “Duende, Poema Fantastico per F. Garcia Lorca”, “The Big Parade” (Producciones Julio Alvarez), “Nijinsky il Matto” (Teatro Alla Scala, Milano), “Cinderella, a Gothic Operetta” (Cenicienta S.L), “Variété” (Susumu Matahira-Tate Corporation), “Dreamdances” (Italian tour 2001) and “Elizabeth I, the last dance”
Carlos Miranda has produced scores for movies directed by independent Spanish film-makers, among which: Celestino Coronado’s “Hamlet” (1977) and “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” (1984), Manuel Huerga’s “Gaudì” (1988), Félix Rotaeta’s “The Pleasure of Killing” (1988) and “Chatarra” (1991).
In 1992 Carlos Miranda composed the music and conducted the Barcelona Symphony and Catalonia National Orchestra for the Parade of Nations during the 1992 Summer Olympics, and also created the soundtrack for the official video of the Seville Expo ’92.
In 1993 he conducted the Orquestra de Cambra Teatre Lliure in performances of his score for the full-length ballet “El Jardiner” for Compañía de Danza Gelabert Azzopardi. In 1997 he wrote the piece “Quell Inocente Figlio” for the BBC Radio 3 series “The Schubert Songbook”.
In 2004 he composed and recorded the music for the multimedia dance spectacle “Glimpse” (Barcelona FORUM) collaborating with choreographer/dancer Cesc Gelabert and American media-dance filmmaker Charles Atlas. That year he also wrote the instrumental piece “Del Amor Insomnia Noche” (City of London Festival) later recorded for BBC Radio 3 by the Galliard Ensemble Wind Quintet, with Lucy Wakeford (harp) and Colin Currie (marimba).
Carlos Miranda Vida
Miranda is an actor known for movies such as The Bling Ring, Warrior, and End Trip. He landed the role of Johnny in the new TV show Vida which is now available on Starz.
Vida tells the story of two estranged Latino sisters who go back to their old neighborhood after their mother passes away to discover their real identity and uncover long-buried secrets.
The show’s creator Tanya Saracho has said that the show reflects her mission to introduce “the brown queer perspective” to American television.
Meaww spoke with Miranda about his character Johnny and his experience on the show Vida.