Toppano (the artist)
Arranged, produced and performed in the duo “Parrish and Toppano” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YnYqe6_GCys
(Voted top 10 most popular artists in Germany, The Netherlands, Austria, Switzerland.
(As a recording artist in Latin America Toppano had a top ten record in 6 countries)
Music Production / Arrangement / Compositions:
Toppano has worked in the Latin market for major labels and major stars including- Valeria Lynch, Diego Verdaguer. Rocio Durcal, Juan Gabriel, Jorge Muniz, Denise De Kalaf,
Amanda Miguel http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5sk-K8LcrVk
Robert Vaughn and the Dead River Angels, Seals and Crofts, Alyssa Milano, Amanda Miguel
Receiving gold a platinum awards for these recordings and Southern Californian album of the year for Robert Vaughn and the Dead River Angles.
Toppano Scoring Credits
Journeys to the Ends of the Earth for the Discovery Channel and 23 of his themes and songs in feature films and television.
Recently completed mixing, producing and arranging a big band CD in New York for Eric Jordon Young.
Composing and orchestrating the music for the 5 part series “OXUS – Riddles of an Ancient River.”
Production begins on Billboard Top 12 Dance artist and recent LA Music award winner for Spiritual Single of the year - Justin Lanning.
Arranger and co / Composer of the stage show
“THE TRAVELING TEMPLE.” thetravelingtemple.com
Residing in Los Angeles Toppano graduated Lyle “Spud“ Murphy’s 5 year course in 12 tone equal interval horizontal composition and arranging in 1987 http://www.equalinterval.com
Alumni include Oscar Peterson, James Moody, Herbie Hancock.