Walter Gorra is an award-winning pianist, composer and arranger based out of the New York/New Jersey
metro area. Currently 26 years old, Walter graduated from the University of Colorado at Boulder Magna
Cum Laude and High Honors in May 2017 with the following three degrees – MS Structural engineering,
BM Jazz Piano and BS Civil Engineering. He then pursued a master’s degree in Jazz Composition and
Arranging at William Paterson University, graduating in May 2019.
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