Dean Malsack started piano lessons at the age of five and began playing professionally at fourteen. His father, also a professional pianist, was his teacher. His mother teaches piano as well. Dean has performed all over the United States as a solo pianist and with several ensembles ranging from jazz to blues to popular show tunes and has just released his 6th solo piano recording. Dean is a voting member of the Grammy Awards and has performed on a USO tour. Dean's enjoyment in playing is evident in his whimsical and unique style, and appeals to a wide range of listeners. Dean performs over 250 engagements yearly.