From Broadway World (Chicago):
Marc Piane (Bass): Marc came home to Chicago after being at Knox College under the instruction of Scott Garlock and Earl Gately. He has since played and recorded with talents throughout Chicago including Myles Hayes, Heather Moran, Erin McDougald, Jesse Palter, Lady T, Beaky Johnston, Dan Cray, Robert Shy, RusTy Jones, Frank Parker Jr, Randy Murray, Tommy Bradford, LAura Hoffman, Brienn Perry, The J. Davis Trio, Radiant Darling, The Chris Greene Quartet, The Damian Espinosa Trio, QBlue, The Lori McClain Trio, The Hunter Adams Trio, Jazz Conspiracy, and many others. He has arranged, composed, engineered, and produced material for several theatres throughout Chicagoland. He also teaches privately at the Chicago Center School of Music. His influences range from Ray Brown and Paul Chambers to Dave Holland, Drew Gress, and Stanley Clarke. Marc has had the chance to play some of the finest rooms in Chicago as well as touring the U.S. and Europe.