Born: September 10, 1953
Al has studied trombone, guitar, and piano, but now devotes all of his time to piano. He can be seen at solo piano gigs, in duos with bass or saxophone, and, primarily, playing with the 24/7 Jazz Trio.
When he lived in the San Francisco Bay Area, he studied jazz with bassist Clark Suprynowicz, and was a regular at jam sessions at The Bird Kage, The Manhattan Club, and The First Stop.
Since moving to Humboldt County he's performed with The Horn Band, The Hall Street Honkers, The Dixie Dandies, The Eureka Jazz Ensemble, The Titanic Big Band, The CR Big Band, The Soul Survivors, Jazz Passport, and The CR West Coast Septet.