“Father & Son” Jam Party
Manny Peña & Richie Peña
Richie Pena is a consummate professional in the music industry with a list of credits and accomplishments that span decades. Best known as a drummer/programmer who has played with or worked on projects for a seemingly endless list of the most respected names in the music world. Richie's career started off as a drummer but has expanded to many different areas in the music business. Writer, Producer, TV/Film composer and arranging live shows for tours. This plus more has kept him busy. Richie's work as a producer, writer, programmer and drummer is associated with the likes of Babyface, Anthony Hamilton, Boyz II Men, Jordan Sparks, CeCe Winanas, Ariana Grande, India Arie, Natalie Grant, Tori Kelly, Toby Mac, Adrea Bocelli, Toni Braxton, Josh Groban , Charlie Puth, Seal and countless others. Richie is regarded as one of the industry’s most sought after programmer, session player and touring musician.
Manny Peña A.K.A. “The Father” is a jet-setter by nature. Richie gives all credit to his father for his musical influences. Manny has always been driven to exceed the boundaries of a traditional music. As a composer, arranger and guitar player you can hear it in his music. His compositions range from Jazz, Brazilian, Latin to gospel. A great musical combination.