John Nilsen is a pianist, guitarist, vocalist and songwriter and one of the Pacific Northwest’s most successful performance and recording artists. Magic Wing, the record label Nilsen founded thirty years ago, has a catalogue of nineteen titles, all distributed internationally and most licensed outside the United States in numerous countries, including Germany, Great Britain, The Philippines, Canada, Taiwan and Singapore. Nilsen’s record sales far exceed a million copies. 230 of his compositions and arrangements receive BMI royalties. Nilsen’s first three titles, all piano solo records, were originally recorded and released with Eagle Records in Los Angeles.