Guy Chiapponi's musical career began in 5th grade playing trumpet and singing in Glee Club. In college, he studied jazz piano, jazz trumpet and jazz voice, and also focused on classical voice, theory, sight singing and ear training. Guy has instructed piano, bass, trumpet, and voice privately for 25 years, and has worked as a K-12 music teacher directing all aspects of music instrumentally and vocally. Throughout his 47-year professional career, Guy has played bass, harmonica and trumpet, and has sung in a variety of bands and piano bars from Boston to Key Largo to Reno, NV.
He formed North Shore A Capella in 1979. and won the national A Capella championship in 1991. He recently appeared on NBC’s Sing-Off and finished in the Top 10 of the United States. Guy has performed with the The Temptations, Frankie Valli, Roberta Flack, The O’ Jays, Al Jareau, The Platters, The Drifters, Smokey Robinson and Jay Leno. In 2011, he was chosen the best soloist at The Harmony Sweepstakes in Boston.