Dunn Pearson, Jr. - Award-winning Pianist, Composer and Arranger
The final artist in the VAACC Masterpiece Series for 2021 is writer, composer, arranger and producer, Dunn Pearson, Jr. Dunn is affectionately referred to as Black Beethoven by his peers in the music industry and has over 25 awards to his credit. One might say, if you can name it, Dunn Pearson, Jr. has done it as it relates to music. Whether it’s arranging, producing or performing, Dunn has been there and done that. He has worked with artists like the O’Jays, Stephanie Mills, Roy Ayers, Gerald Levert, Stevie Wonder and the list goes on and on. Dunn Pearson Jr. has not only arranged, written and produced for others but has also released six (6) soul-jazz albums of his own.
Anywhere music is required Dunn's talents have been utilized. He has produced the musical content for McDonalds' and Wendy's commercials, arranged scores for television and Broadway. Dunn has written and arranged the theme scores for TV shows and movies like New York Undercover and the HBO movie Head Office.
Dunn Pearson Jr. is also an author, TV host and has established the God Has A Blessing Foundation. Dunn shows no signs of slowing down and we can’t wait to hear about his latest projects. Please join us on December 23rd at 7:00PM for an insightful and informative musical journey with the legendary Dunn Pearson Jr.