Bio (short version)

Allen has been playing jazz piano in Orange County since the late 1980's with big bands, small groups, duos, as well as a solo pianist. Allen started playing at age 7 and studied classical piano before turning to jazz in middle school. Since then, sharing his jazz with other musicians and local audiences has continued to be a major part of his life while he tends to his day gig at one of the world's most well known software companies.