Jesùs Molina

Sledge Black Edition


Jesus Javier Molina Acosta, Born in the city of Sincelejo-Colombia on June 1, 1996.

Pianist and keyboardist developed in styles such as traditional Jazz, Ragtime, Stride jazz piano, Odd metters music and modern Jazz. At the age of 12 he began his musical life playing soprano and alto saxophone, where his musical life grew in the church, at age 15 Jesus decided to change the instrument and decided to focus fully on the piano, "I want to experience chords in my music" the words of the young native of the department of sucre. In the years 2014 to 2016 Molina makes an important appearance in the national jazz scene winning first place in festivals like Barranquijazz 2014, Golondrina de Plata monteria, participating as a guest in Festivals like Teatro Pablo tobón uribe Jazz festival in medellin, Sevijazz in the Cauca valley, Tolijazz in ibague-tolima, Atlantijazz in Barranquilla, and many others.

Jesus has participated in the number of master classes given by him in countries such as Ecuador, Panama, Nicaragua, Mexico, Colombia, United States, etc ... Important universities, institutes and churches at the international and national levels. Developing in concerts like solo piano and his quartet with original music and arrangements.

In May 2016, he received the Latin grammy Scholarship Adward award Juan Luis Guerra where the artist presented him with a presidential scholarship awarded to only one student per year in the Ibero-American community. He was chosen to complete his studies in 4 years in the prestigious university Berklee College of music located in Boston-MA USA where Molina enjoys all paid expenses and is dedicated to music 24 hours a day.

"I owe everything to my God, My teacher par excellence and my savior ." Words from the young man who attributes all his achievements to his celestial father, Donde jesus has thousands of followers on platforms such as Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, Etc ... who enjoys followers like Herbie Hancock, Juan Luis Guerra, Arturo Sandoval, Marcos Witt, Cory Henry, Avery Wilson, Joey de Francesco, Nathan East, among others.

Working in important productions with Jordan Rudess, Marco Minnemann, Eric Marienthal, Milton Salcedo, Gabriela Soto, among many others. In 2018 Jesús Molina was invited to the 5th jazz gala at the Tribeca performing Arts Center as part of the Made In NY Jazz Festival in New York where he shared the stage with the legendary bassist John Patitucci, the legendary trumpeter Randy Brecker, the only Francisco mela in the drums that share the same scenarios with mccoy tyner and kenny barron, the genius bobby heals in percussion. In this important gala where the house was full, and other concerts around the United States and outside the United States.

Studiologic Sledge has been very blessed for Jesus since artistically the infrastructure of these keyboards complements in a special way the musical ideas that Jesus develops.