Walter Duda pianist-vocalist-songwriter-recording artist-piano instructor
Walter Duda is a self-taught musician from Connecticut. He began his music career playing guitar and then decided that piano was his instrument of choice. He is both a writer and publisher member of ASCAP. In addition to being a songwriter and composer, he has formed a music publishing company, co-founded an independent record label (World Alert Records) with Grammy award winning producer Jeff Jones, negotiated a national music distribution agreement and achieved significant radio airplay of his music worldwide. He has performed in many legendary New York City music venues and has appeared on Manhattan Cable, Cablevision of Connecticut and Century Cable, Los Angeles. He has been mentioned in The New York Times, Village Voice (NY), Connecticut Post, New Haven Register and Fairfield County Weekly newspapers. And he has been a featured artist (Jazzman.com), voted favorite artist of the week (SkyJazz.com) and been included in the best of Canada's smooth jazz program (JazzLynx.net).