Piano Accompanist, Arranger, Educator, Bandleader, and Jazz Musician, Antonio Foster was born on September 6, 1995, to Terry Anderson and Kennie Stidmon in St. Louis, MO. In his youth, he was inspired by his grandmother, who was a church pianist. At the age of 9, he studied piano from Charles R. Asbury. Later he had the chance to study with Harvey Lockhart, Peter Martin, Phil Dunlap, and Adaron “Pops” Jackson. Throughout his career, Foster has played for churches, jazz ensembles, and an array of diverse performances over the years. He continues to educate students and perform with his group today.