Pianist Sergio Gallo received his degrees from the Conservatoire Européen de Musique in Paris (Diplôme d'Excellence),
the Liszt Academy of Music, Budapest, the University of Cincinnati, College-Conservatory of Music (MM and Artist Diploma) and the University of California (DMA). He joined Georgia State
University in 2006, having previously served as faculty at the University of North Dakota and Millikin University. Sergio Gallo is a Bosendorfer artist and records for the Eroica label.
Ucbasaran and Gallo
Ucbassaran and Gallo have known one another from their student days at the Liszt Academy of Music. In addition to pursuing their own individual artistic careers, in recent years they
have performed music for 2 pianos and piano 4 hands both in the USA and Europe, including a performance of the Frances Poulenc concerto for two pianos in North Dakota.