J O R G E M É N D E Z
"Everything started in 2007 when I asked for a keyboard as my 13th birthday present.
As of today, after working with some of the biggest companies worldwide, +1 Billion streams across the internet, Gold, Platinum & Diamond Records and various music awards; I can say that I asked for the right birthday gift."
With 6 albums, +1 Billion accumulated streams, Gold & Platinum Records; Jorge Méndez is an Award Winning composer considered one of the most important game changers in the contemporary classical music genre.
Born in Monterrey, México, Mendez started his at the age of 13 as a keyboardist for a metal band. Soon after being presented to the world of classical and contemporary music, Jorge would start composing études, nocturnes and symphonies, those first creations turned out to be the start of this career as a composer.
At the age of 18, he had his first project as a movie score composer was done for a Swedish TV Pilot called "Karin's Saga", the project was only released for the internet. Four months later, Méndez released his first album, "Silhouettes" (2013) which featured compositions created from 2010 to 2012. Including one of the most melancholic and popular sad piano piece of this modern era; "Cold" which was a great success within a year of it's official release among contemporary classical music lovers.
The favorable outcome of "Silhouettes" would put "Cold" and the album in the TOP 10 Classical Music Charts in countries like Japan, USA, UK, Spain, Finland, Philippines, México, Turkey, Greece, Sweden, South Africa and more. BBC, The New York Times, ITV News, Hewlett-Packard, Sunrise (Australia), TV 2 Norge, Martin Schoeller, Jay Shetty are some of the people and companies that Jorge Mendez have worked with.