Piano, Keyboard, Guitar, Vocals, Studio Sessions
Mirko Tessandori is an Italian born pianist/guitarist/singer-songwriter/arranger, known for his powerfully expressive playing, both on stage and in the studio. He is well-known in the ‘Musica Leggera’ scene in Tuscany and Rome, Italy, and has distinguished himself as an intuitive and energetic performer on several international tours. He moved from Tuscany to Los Angeles in 2009 and was soon working with multi-Grammy award winning producers, Humberto Gatica and Tony Renis, and with international singer, Patrizio Buanne. He has since toured extensively (as pianist, keyboardist, conductor, guitarist and vocalist) with legendary balladeer, Engelbert Humperdinck and, in 2016, joined Australian Hall of Fame recipients, Russell Hitchcock and Graham Russell of Air Supply, for their ’40 Years Tour’ in Mexico, Guatemala, New Zealand, Australia, Hong Kong, Lebanon, Canada and the United States. He's currently touring extensively with Air Supply as a permanent member. He's also a member of G & The Jolly Cucumbers, with Air Supply's Graham Russell and Doug Gild.