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- Alan Montecillo

- artist name: Al Monte

- born in that beautiful island of Cebu,Philippine Archipelago with 7,500 islands

- studied at the Philippine Conservatory of Music,University of the Philippines/Diliman Quezon City/Metro Manila

- Philippine cities like Cebu,Manila,Quezon and Makati,has worked on Stage and Studios with different Musicians,Artists,Bands,variety of Formation in Jazz,Funk,Soul,Latin,Pop in the Entertainment Scene of the country

- 1977 Piano Bar/Lounge Takarazuka Kanko Nagoya/Japan

- 1979 - 1980 European tour with the RAINBOWS SHOW BAND Austria,Germany,Switzerland,Sweden,Norway and Finnland

- 1981 Vienna (Chatanooga,Eden Bar,Moulin Rouge,Fledermaus)

- since 1981 resides in Kitzbühel Tyrol Austria

- 1981 - 1982 tour with TRIO LOS PACOS,a latin dancing band,Austria,Germany,Switzerland

- 1983 - 1992 the legendary ALMONTE live entertainment at the Goldene Gams/Kitzbühel

- 1991 Austrian citizenship/passport

- 1992 - 1993 Kitzbüheler jazz/fusion quartett

- since 1994 teaches piano at the Landesmusikschule Kitzbühel (a music school run by the Province of Tyrol)

- 1995 - 1999 student years at TYROLEAN CONSERVATORY of MUSIC in Innsbruck/Austria,major in Píano,INSTRUMENTAL/GESANGS PÄDAGOGIK (IGP) under Ms. Alexandra Lachmann,and Mrs. Ilse Enser,both are professor of music in the Conservatory.

- 2000 - ? for me all kinds of music is good,as long as it grooves. If you are in need of good music and superb musicians in your celebrations, just call me!