Preston Portley is a pianist/vocalist. Born into a musical family, Preston was inspired to play by his mother, also a gospel pianist and vocalist. Growing up in church, Preston had a passion for music as a child. That would later be the source of branching out into other musical styles. Preston has accompanied a diverse group of bands/artist in the Kansas City area playing genres such as jazz, blues, funk, and gospel. You can frequently find Preston making regular appearances at the historic 18th & Vine District.