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Singers, composers reveal their biggest musical influences

I loved Johann Sebastian Bach’s music. I devoured his preludes and fugues as a teenager learning how to play the piano. I also loved Richard Wagner and Claude Debussy. But for a long, long time, the American composers Leonard Bernstein and George Gershwin were my music idols as a young musician growing up. Their music spun a sticky web that I couldn’t escape from—the harmonies, the rhythms and the melodies put me in a box and locked me in. Their music was irresistible. But I outgrew them, too, eventually. But still, I look back and find influences (Bach to Bernstein) in some of my works! But I found a new idol to deconstruct: Samuel Barber! As a singer, it’s Rico J. Puno.

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