Composer, pianist, synthesist, writer, and teacher
Dorian Wallace (b. 1985) is a composer, pianist, synthesist, writer, and teacher. His career has
experienced a diverse musical palette including orchestral, chamber, avante-gard, jazz, free
improvisation, classical dance, electronic, film, opera, hip-hop, and rock. He is Co-
Founder/Artistic Director of TENTH INTERVENTION and Trystero, as well as Artistic Director of
Dorian Wallace and His Big Band. He plays piano and keyboard in jam band, AmmoCake.
He is associated with superhero rock band, The JUSTICE Team, but no one is quite sure how.
Wallace began playing piano at age 4 and composing at age 7. He continued his studies at
Kent State University under Sebastian Birch, Pat Pace, Tom Janson, Frank Wiley, and Chas
He has had pieces performed by and collaborated with such prestigious artists as The
Cleveland Orchestra Piano Trio, Kathryn Alter, David Kulma, Hernando Bensuelo, Ayn Sof
Arkestra and Bigger Band, Christopher Rudy, Bobby Selvaggio, Frank London, Jazz Rabbi Greg
Wall, Bill Sallak, Romulus Mihalteanu, Joe Vitale Jr., Madison Cano, TrioDANCE Collective, and
many more. He has had music performed all around the globe including New York City, NY,
Bangkok, Thailand, Cleveland, OH, Paris, France, Mexico City, Mexico, Chicago, IL, and Los