As a professional and collaborative pianist, Neil DiMaggio has enjoyed performances with many local professional groups. He is a performer and private piano instructor, an instructor for Westmont Academy for Young Artists, Collaborative Pianist for Santa Barbara Music Club and Westmont College Choir. He is an active member of Music Teacher’s Association of California (MTAC) a nd Association of Professional Researchers for Advancement (APRA).
DiMaggio earned his Bachelor of Music, Piano Performance (Summa Cum Laude) from San Jose State University. He earned his Master of Music, Piano Performance degree from San Francisco Conservatory of Music, focusing on Solo Piano, Harpsichord, and Musicology. He then earned his Master of Music, Collaborative Piano from University of California, Santa Barbara, focusing study in Collaborative Piano, Solo Piano, Ensemble for Contemporary Music, Musicology, and Diction.
DiMaggio is Children’s Church Leader for Santa Barbara Community Church, a Scoutmaster for Boy Scouts, Troop 4, Goleta, and serves the community as a pianist for hospitals, retirement homes and the Santa Barbara Rescue Mission.