Piano & Conducting
Boston native Solomon Johnson is a senior at Florida College in Temple Terrace Florida completing his Bachelor of Music Education.
He has studied piano with Benjamin Payne, Becky Barlar and Adam Boooher. His conducting instructors were Amy Thrift and Brian Rainwater. In addition Solomon has attended piano masterclasses with Dr. Diana Dumlavwalla, Tatiana Gorbunova, Andy Largimas and Dr. Judith Jain.
During his time at Florida College, Solomon has received many prestigious awards including scholastic achievement in upper division music classes and piano, Dean’s list scholar (four years) and membership into Phi Theta Kappa and Alpha Chi honor societies.
As a pianist, Solomon is very active as an accompanist with the Amelia Musical Playhouse and Clevenger Creations. He also served as guest conductor for the Nassau Community Band and the Florida College Wind Ensemble.
When not indulging in music, Solomon enjoys being immersed in nature, going to the movies and adding to his library of musical scores.