Nicolas Vera (35), is a guitarist and composer born in Concepción (Chile). In 1999 he
starts collaborating with different musicians in Santiago, such as Christian Gálvez,
Pancho Molina, Sebastián Jordán, Agustín Moya, among others.
In 2003 he publishes his first album “Fiasco Contemporáneo” in Santiago, Chile,
together with well known musicians of his generation (Félix Lecaros, Sebastián Jordán,
Agustín Moya, Pablo Menares, Carlos Cortés). Since then he has published 5 albums as
a leader as well as many collaborations: “Chile Finlandia Connection” (2011 - Mikko
Innannen, André Sumelius), “La Resistencia” (2013 - Melissa Aldana, Pablo Menares),
and others; "Eterno Retorno" - La Resistencia (2016); "Live At Thelonious" - Jure Pukl
Quartet (2016); "La Rueda del Tiempo" - Vera / Menares / Lecaros (2016).
He has toured Chile, Argentina, Belgium, México, and has played with Greg Osby,
Aaron Parks, Drew Gress, Melissa Aldana, Leo Genovese, Mikko Innanen, André
Sumelius, Glenn Zaleski, Jure Pukl, Gianni Gagliardi, Rodrigo Recabarren.
In 2010 he co-founded Discos Pendiente, an independent jazz record label based in