Andy Michlin

A native Dallasite, most of his life has been spent behind a grand piano, on the worlds best stages and venues.

Biography

Andy has played all the big Las Vegas Showrooms, accompanying and as Musical Director for Legends such as Tom Jones, Liza Minnelli,  and Lou Rawls, as well as traveling the world with them as show pianist and bandleader. 

With the Louis Prima Band, Andy was one of the Sam Butera "Witnesses" and A folk music pianist with "The New Christy Minstrels".

He was nightclub act bandleader for Linda Carter following her hit series as "Wonder Woman".

In addition to venues all over the world, Andy has been a solo pianist in Las Vegas hotels such as Caesar's Palace,

The MGM Grand and the Riviera.  He also can be seen around Dallas in clubs such as The Mansion.

TV credits include appearances on The Tonight Show, Merv Griffin, Mike Douglas, the Jerry Lewis Telethon, Don Kirscherers Rock Concert, Dinah Shore Show and others.

Andy has always retained a  Dallas residence so he could return to his hometown when he's off the road.

During those times, he has been a part of the Dallas music scene, and has a long list of Dallas credits  such as solo pianist at Lowe's Anatole, The Stoneleigh Hotel and The Mansion on Turtle Creek. 

Whenever in town, he joined the Bowley and Wilson gang at their infamous Greenville Avenue club, and plays their reunions at Poor David's Pub.

He is a regular with Forever Fabulous Chicken Hawks Band & Review and the Dallas DooWops.

He has recorded with Ray Wylie Hubbard.

Andy graduated from Highland Park High School, and became a paid musician  while still a student there when he played a New Years Eve party at age 16.

He is currently working on a rendition of "The Music Man" for his 60th High School Reunion, with many members of the original high school cast doing a repeat performance.

Andy lives with wife Judy, also a native Dallasite and Follies Show Girl. They love to entertain and travel with a goal to see the entire World together.

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