Michala Chaney

Instrument: Piano
Settlement teachers: Scott Coulter, Tony Miceli, Sharon Neff
Settlement Ensembles: High School Jazz Band, Advanced Jazz Band

In one word, describe Settlement Music School:

Write one word that describes you as a person:

If you could have lunch with a famous person, who would it be? Why?
I would have lunch with Russell Ferrante because he is my favorite famous piano player, and has inspired me musically since I was very young.

Why do you like your instrument?
I love my instrument because it always helps me express my emotions when words can’t.

How does music help your community and others?
Music helps bring all kinds of people together and can even cause people to become friends. Music helps people meet others that have things in common.