Esquizito, aka EP Perez

New Orleans based musician/performer. “I consider this opportunity to perform the work of Danny Barker, an American one-of-kind, at Fringe Hollywood an honor and a responsibility.”

“Esquizito conveys with the silken tempo of a sleek cat wandering through a desert mirage.” – Ernest Kearney (2019 Gold Medal)

“Esquizito is a mix of modern jazz vocals, New Orleans street character, traditional jazz and gospel, and a healthy dab of bohemian zaniness.” – Kalamu ya Salaam

TV/Film credits include: Treme, Shake The Devil Off. Stage: A Tapestry Of Dreams. King’s County Shakespeare Co.: Twelfth Night, Doctor In Spite Of Himself. Dance: Joan Peter’s Dance Co., Silvana Magda’s Viva Brasil!, Radio: WWOZ 90.7 FM, New Orleans. His life in music has traveled many currents from, L.A., Boston, New York, and New Orleans. As a guitarist/vocalist/banjo man, Esquzito has worked many clubs, dives, legendary halls, Bourbon Street, Rampart Street, Frenchmen Street, Congo Square and, the sidewalks Royal Street. He has released four recorded compilations, The Veil, Vol. 1 – Sentimental Journey, Vol. 3 – Something I Dreamed Last Night, and Vol. 4 – Come Rain, Come Shine. (Vol. 2 was lost in Katrina…)

Esquizito made his Hollywood Fringe debut in 2019 with, Clark Wade – a jazzy tragedy, and received a Gold Medal from,