Brian Allison received his undergraduate training at California State University, Sacramento. While a student there he won the Modesto (CA) Symphony Orchestra Young Artists competition, performing the Liszt first piano concerto with the symphony. He completed a Masters of Music in piano performance with highest distinction at Indiana University, studying with Jorge Bolet and Enrica Cavallo-Gulli. His Doctor of Musical Arts in piano performance with harpsichord minor was earned at the University of North Texas. Head of the piano department at Collin College in Plano, Dr. Allison performs regularly as keyboardist with the Dallas Winds, is a faculty member of Sheila Paige’s Keyboard Wellness Seminar, and maintains a private studio in his home.