Born: May Primary Instrument: Piano
Rick Moore is from N.J. and played the organ, clarinet and drums as a child. While in his teens, he became a church organist and played for a variety of social functions. After high school, Rick began playing the piano professionally. He worked with Fred Amend, Don Messina, Bill Chattin, Judy Niemack, Joshua Breakstone, Vic Juris, Vinnie Burke and many other jazz notables. In the late 70's, Rick studied jazz piano with Sal Mosca. During the early 80's, Rick gave concert performances, including 3 at the Watchung Arts Center. In 1986, Rick moved to West Palm Beach, FL and resumed performing. He played piano engagements at the International Polo Club, Jupiter Island Club, Mar-a- Lago, Everglades Club, Mariner Sands, Ritz Carlton, Breakers West, Bear Lakes, Lyric Theater, and many other venues. Rick has performed for Sarah Ferguson-Duchess of York, Donald Trump and Tommy Lee Jones, and other Celebrities. In 2012, Rick and his wife Cherie, founded the Jupiter Jazz Society. He currently leads the BOSSA JAZZ group.