grow in june
giving te gift of music to children
Eric Barlaan
San Jose Academy of Music

Michael Chio
Piano

 

Michael Chio attended the Manhattan School of Music. He has had a long and successful career on cruise lines, performing with his own band before becoming the number one piano entertainer in the cruise industry. He is known for his "society" style of playing, incorporating lush chords and arpeggios into his arrangements. He is one of the top cocktail pianists in the country, and there is virtually no song and no style of music that he cannot play. He is frequently called upon to compose scores for movies and television. He is also fluent in several languages, including Spanish