#1 Billboard Recording Artist Matthew Mayer – A Solo Piano Christmas

December 10, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
PianoForte Studios
1335 South Michigan Ave
IL 60605
#1 Billboard Recording Artist Matthew Mayer - A Solo Piano Christmas @ PianoForte Studios

#1 Billboard Charting Piano Artist Matthew Mayer will be performing a special one-night-only Solo Piano Holiday Concert at the prestigious Piano Forte Studios in Chicago, IL. Matthewis both a Gold and Silver Honor Parents’ Choice Award Recipient as well as an official Whisperings Album of the year Nominee.

Mayer, who was recently published in Rolling Stone Magazine, will be performing solo piano variations of favorite Holiday Songs, as well as sharing some of his most popular instrumentals songs that can be heard worldwide on Pandora, Spotify, Siruis XM and more.

Among his many well known compositions, his original piano song Beyond was ranked by Spain’s Reviews New Age Company as one of the Top 50 Piano Songs written of All Time. The same song was noticed by The International Accoustic Music Awards, recognizing it as a Top 10 Instrumental Composition of that year’s field.

Matthew Mayer was twelve years old when he walked out the front door of his house, in Canistota, South Dakota, and skipped across the street, to knock on the door of Mr. Cooper. Art was Matthew’s first piano teacher….and he changed Mayer’s life.

“If there was one thing Art taught me, it was this….to play the notes on your soul, and not just the ones on the page…” – Matthew Mayer

Mayer would eventually go on to self publish his very first solo piano album “Crossing the Bridge” in the spring of 1999…at the age of 20. Fast forward to today, and Mayer’s music can be heard around the globe on Pandora, Apple Itunes, Amazon, and Spotify to name a few.

Mayer is also the Owner/Founder of the immensely popular Solo Piano Platform, SoloPiano.com, where he features artists from around the world, and helps get Solo Piano artists’ music to new ears. In 2015 he created his first podcast episode from his Podcast titled “Going Solo” which he interviews artists, including Grammy Nominated musicians, and people chasing their creative dreams.

Mayer is an active Jury member for Italy’s Blue Spiral Records’ International Minimal Piano Competition, which gives piano players from around the world the opportunity for their own composition to be a part of a compilation project produced and distributed by Blue Spiral Records.

Matthew Mayer currently resides in Omaha, NE.