Matthew Skitzki is the Owner and Pianist of Skitzki Piano Performances, a small arts business based in Cleveland, Ohio that provides live music for special events, collaborative pianists, and piano lessons.
Mr. Skitzki maintains an active performance schedule, appearing with the Cleveland Pops Orchestra at Severance Hall and the Cleveland Jazz Orchestra at Playhouse Square. He studied at the Cleveland Institute of Music, Bowling Green State University, and Cleveland State University, where he studied with the Grammy Award winning pianist Dr. Angelin Chang. Mr. Skitzki is the winner of the 2010 Daniel Rains Concerto Competition, has released two CDs, and has been interviewed on WCPN and WCLV. The CDs and interviews are available at www.skitzkipianoperformances.com. Mr. Skitzki is the Staff Accompanist at Hathaway Brown School in Shaker Heights, Ohio and Music Director at Church of the Western Reserve in Pepper Pike, Ohio.