Because I believe that love is the true essence
of life, I dedicate this music to those who have shared special places in my life: Ted Eldridge & Peg Eldridge
Walker, Milly Eldridge, my wife Bethany Eldridge and my special love, my daughter Amy.
As Rod Mckuen once wrote: "Love's been good
To Close friends, James and Debbie Wyatt. John,
BJ, and Missy John. Dee and Jerry Shandera, Stan & Julie Smart, Bob and Diane McRaven, Ned and Sandy Sherer,
Donald and Rene Bain and David and Cindy Scott.
When I think of the lives I have touched and been
touched by. I am truly a lucky man.
A special thanks to Tim "the Razor Hunnicut",
and especially James Wyatt for his support friendship and care during the tough times. Thanks, Jim.
Road To Payson - The highway from Phoenix Arizona to Payson Arizona is
one of the most beautiful drives at sunset. I am reminded each time I play this song of the last drive home.
Vicenta - A true lady. Full of love and life.Fun and humerous.She almost destroyed herself but
is alive and well.Good luck Vicenta!
Debbie's Theme - When in 1975 she came in and out of my life, for three
years she made me happier than I've ever known and sadder than I've ever known I still believe in love because
Someone I Lost - Speaks for itself. James Wyatt helped hone in the melody,
but the mood is one we all have felt or will feel. Something beautiful that is gone forever.
Michael Eldridge has been a pianist/entertainer,
jazz musician in major hotels, on cruise ships, and in night clubs in the USA and Europe for 49 years. His repertoire
is standards, jazz, and easy listening music. Just a few of the major hotels and venues include; The Boulders Resort,
Carefree, AZ., The Point at Tapatio Cliffs, Pheonix AZ., The Balsams Resort, Colebrook NH., The NausuerHof Hotel,
Weisbaden, Germany,The Montreux Palace Hotel, Montreux Switzerland, The Americana Hotel, Trondheim, Norway, The
Sheraton Stockholm, Stockholm Sweden, The Flamingo Hotel, Las Vegas, NV. Harrah's, Lake Tahoe and Reno NV. The
Fountanbleu Hotel, Miami Beach, FL., Royal Caribbean, Holland America and NCL cruise lines The Broadway musical/comedy,
"So, What Do We Do Now?" (The Baby Boomer Retirement Show,)written with partner Jerry Ranger, is currently
in negotiations for production in New York and London. Michael is also a novelist, having written eight novels.
He has written forty original songs and piano compositions.
He lives with his wife, Beth and their dogs, Soda, Coti and three cats, Sootie, Spatz and Sox.
His daughter, Amy lives in New Mexico and is involved in movie and television production. His self-published novels,
short story collections, three books of poetry, and his CD's are also available on this website.