Known for his exceptional versatility, Chicago area Pianist Richard Sladek, has over 20 years experience performing concerts and at social events. He holds a Bachelor of Music degree in Piano Performance. His performing experience as lead pianist at retail stores Nordstrom and Von Maur (1991-2000) contributed to his success in the customer service field. Mr. Sladek's outstanding musicianship together with a sensitive emotional touch makes him a rare talent among pianists. He features an eclectic repertoire that is both extraordinary and unique.