Yoel is a Piano Man! At the young age of 4 he started to pick out songs on the piano and has never stopped. Performing gigs before he could drive, he played many shows before the age of 18, finishing 1st in the all state jazz piano competition in 1988. He studied jazz piano at Manhattan School of Music with world-renowned jazz pianists; Harold Danko and Gary Dial. This extraordinary pianist was amazing audiences in the Northern Tri State area for years before he brought his unique talent to South Florida. Having performed with John Scofield, Bob Mintzer of the Yellowjackets, Frank Foster of the Count Basie Orchestra, Natalie Cole, Rosanna Vitro, and Andy Fusco of the Buddy Rich Big Band, Yoel has had the opportunity to pick the minds of some of the truly great musicians of our time. Through his tasteful use of vivacious licks and extreme knowledge of music, Yoel is a true piano voice for the 21st century. His first CD “Ready Steady Go” was released on May 29th 2007 along with performing as a soloist; he also performs in bands as well as a sought after Studio Musician and is musical director for Blazing Keys an interactive Dueling Piano show, entertaining corporate events nationwide.