Walter Gorra is an award-winning pianist, composer and arranger based out of the New York/New Jersey metro
area. Walter is originally from Colorado, but recently moved to New Jersey in order to pursue his Master’s
degree in Jazz Composition and Arranging at William Paterson University. Currently 25 years old, Walter
graduated from the University of Colorado at Boulder in May 2017 Magna Cum-Laude, with High Honors with
the following three degrees – MS Structural engineering, BM Jazz Piano and BS Civil Engineering.
In 2016, Walter led his Colorado quartet in a two-month residency at the Denver jazz club – Nocturne Jazz and
Supper Club; performing his original music and arrangements