Interview with Mike Markeverich Part 1
August’s shows included interviews with people who came in with their destiny clear in their minds, all four musicians were playing the piano by the time they were three years old.
Mike Markeverich – blind from birth Mike was nonetheless trying to play songs he heard on the radio, on his toy piano, by the time he was three years old. Although they loved music, his parents had no facility to create it and were surprised by Mike’s passion for it. A neighbor generously provided little Mike with his first piano and in this the 1st half of my interview with him, you can hear the beginnings of his challenging pursuit of the music that would become his life, and also several cuts form his CD “Solid,” in which you can hear why we are so lucky that he took on the challenge.