Born into a musical family, Brenden started playing the piano at the age of 5 and studied classical for 13 years. His father, is now the retired Concertmaster of the Boston Symphony Orchestra and has played a significant musical mentor role in his life.
At the age of 14, Brenden switched to learning jazz piano because of his creative and spontaneous desire to play music from his heart.
He pursued jazz piano performance in college by getting his 4 year, BFA degree from The New School University in Manhattan, NY. Since graduating he’s gone on to play solo piano concerts, duo concerts, trio, quartet, big band, and everything in between at all sort of venues nationwide.
He currently owns and runs and online jazz piano education website which he started in 2014 and has now become one of the major, leading, online jazz piano education websites around.
He also coaches musicians in business and teaches the strategies and methods he used to build his business so that other musicians can make the income they want and deserve in order to support their artistry with out being broke.
He is also the music director and leader of Solabel.