Michael Allen Harrison is an American pianist and composer. Trained at the Portland State University School Of Music, Michael began his career as a classical composer, later incorporating other styles and genres such as pop, jazz, new age, musical theater, rock, folk, and world music. Michael Allen Harrison delivers music to the heart. With over 60 albums released since 1984, his classical contemporary style carves a distinct niche of timeless music that has connected with thousands throughout his three-decade career. Michael was inducted into the Oregon Music Hall Of fame in 2019 and was previously honored with a star on the walk of fame in front of the Portland Performing Arts Center for his artistic and community contributions to his beloved hometown- Portland, Oregon.
As an iconic artist, he is known for his magical piano solo performances and recordings, his upbeat sound with his band, his work with inspiring vocalist Julianne Johnson, his skills producing and creating music for ballet, theater and film, his love for teaching and for his giving spirit. Michael is the founder of the Snowman Foundation & The Play It Forward Program, the Ten Grands concert series, and the beloved Christmas at the Old Church concert series.The show features: