Michael Nelson is an an accomplished pianist, entertainer, composer and recording artist. He was born in St. Paul, Minnesota and raised in the beautiful rural farming community of Vasa, Minnesota. Under the encouragement of his classically trained piano mentor, he developed a true appreciation for acoustical instruments. While attending college in Mankato, Minnesota he studied music theory and composition.
Later in life he learned that entertainment and piano music was destine to become a part of his career. In 1999 he started Vasa Valley Music and later he established his own foundation to help further alzheimer's research and music education. In 2003 he started touring and performing coast to coast.
If you enjoy traditional and contemporary piano music played with a classical flair, you will find Michael's live concerts a delightful listening experience.