About Johnny Foster
Get to know Johnny Foster
Born with an ear for Music, Johnny learned to sing and write songs on his own, as well as play the Organ and piano. Johnny also played Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, and Contrabass Clarinet in Spring Branch I.S.D. Schools. He also took Organ lessons from Inez Ingeman Lancaster, and after becoming the president of the “Young Organists Association” Houston Chapter, Johnny took a volunteer position with “Keyboard World Magazine”as a stage hand. Johnny was given an opportunity to fly to several Organ show/clinics while he was still in High School, working and performing at these “Home Organist Adventure” shows. It was here that he met many famous Organists from around the world, and learned to play on a wide variety of keyboard instruments. After High School Johnny decided to go right into performing music,self taught on Piano, playing locally and Nationally for many decades, involved with Country,Rock,Oldies,Gospel and top 40 bands as well as Solo work. Johnny has played on over 300 studio recordings and has appeared on local T.V. shows like Good morning Houston,Houston Hot country nights,RFD TV, and Performed with his High School band in the Macy's Thanksgiving day Parade. Johnny is a Private Piano Teacher, and also plays at his church, and is often called on to play with several local area bands. Johnny has worked in the Music retail business for many years, across all departments. Johnny has been teaching full time since 2006, and has plenty of references.