Good things may happen if your are not afraid to be daring. Michael says he was more nervous to ask the question than to perform on stage alongside his idol. The first step and anticipation are always the hardest ones. Michael started playing piano at the age of 7. He started performing with world-class musicians at many of New York City’s most famous music clubs soon after. After meeting Richie Cannata, Billy Joel’s longtime saxophonist, Michael was invited to play with him at many concerts in New York City. The boy has been recording with Richie at his famous Long Island Studio, where Billy Joel and Ray Charles have recorded. After his epic performance alongside Billy Joel went viral, Pollack has been appearing on The Today Show, CNN, Sirius XM Radio, The Jeff Probst Show, etc. Articles about Michael have been written by such popular sources like Rolling Stone, Yahoo Music, The Huffington Post, and TMZ. You can watch his astonishing performances on Times Square NYC on YouTube, you will not waste time, watching those videos.