Austin Peralta

 

 

Age: 22

 

Summary: jazz pianist and composer who at age 15 was a featured performer at the 2006 Tokyo Jazz Festival appearing with his own trio and performing live with major jazz fusion stars Chick Corea, Hank Jones, Sadao Watanabe, John Patitucci, Omar Hakim, and the young Japanese pianist Hiromi Uehara, and who was the son of Z-Boy skateboarding legend and film director Stacy Peralta and also contributed to the original soundtrack of his father's documentary film Riding Giants with a piano solo.

 

 

Cause of Death: Viral pneumonia

 

Born: October 25, 1990

 

Died: November 21, 2012

 

Location: Los Angeles, California