Phil has over 40 years of dedicated experience with his craft. He received his training at the C. F. Theodore Steinway Academy for Concert Technicians in Long Island City New York. With his technical skills of tuning, voicing and action regulation he is able to assist the performer to excel in their expression and artistry at the piano.
Phil has occupied the position of Concert Technician for many of the performing venues in Salt Lake City including: Temple Square, Capital Theater, Kingsbury Hall, Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center and the Utah Arts Festival. It has afforded him the association with extraordinary individuals and the privilege of working with such notables as:
Art Garfunkel, Faith Hill, Paul Cardall, Ballet West, George Winston, Philip Glass, B.B. King, Gina Bachauer Competition, Tim McGraw, Beach Boys, James Taylor, Tina Turner, Bryan Adams, John Denver, Utah Opera, Bryan Stokes Mitchell, Josh Groban, Utah Symphony, Crosby Still & Nash, Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Willie Nelson, Donny Osmond, Natalie Marchant, Wanton Marsalis
Phil Van Diggelen