Michael Schiano – Piano
Michael Schiano plays piano and accordion and has joined members of the NBSO in Polka, Tango, and Klezmer ensembles.
He has been on the faculty at The Hartt School, University of Hartford, since 1991, teaching classes in harmony, counterpoint, music history, and music analysis. He has read papers on Mozart, Schoenberg, and The Beatles. He also enjoys painting and astronomy. Originally from Brooklyn, N.Y., he now resides in Simsbury with his dogs, cats, and son.