Work History Over 30 years teaching piano, guitar, voice and brass instrument lessons in North Dallas.


  • Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, TX.
  • Additional jazz study at the University of North Texas in Denton, TX.
  • Current Gigs:

  • Plays keyboards for the “Top 40” band known as MAXX…..found on line at
  • Plays piano for the Steve Bayless String Orchestra in the Dallas/Ft. Worth metroplex.
  • Plays keyboards for the Epic Praise Band at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Carrollton, TX.
  • Plays for all types of functions including weddings, receptions, dinners, parties and conventions.
  • In addition to his busy playing schedule, Al has managed to squeeze in time to play for many notable celebrities, including President George W. Bush and First Lady Laura Bush, Senator John McCain, Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison, Governor Ann Richards, EDS Founder and President Ross Perot, and Dallas Cowboys coach Tom Landry and Cowboys owner Jerry Jones.