Ethan Bortnick (born December 24, 2000 in Pembroke Pines Florida, USA) is a child prodigy, composer, songwriter, actor, musician and one of the youngest philantropis in the world.
Ethan began playing a keyboard at the age of three and was composing music by the age of five. He is able to play any song by ear.He has been featured on National and International television programs. He has helped raise record amounts of money for charities around the world, by performing, inspiring and educating
He's been seen on the J show in 2007 making his national television debut. He has opened for or/and performed with Elton John, Beyonce, Josh Groban, Nelly, Santana, Smokey Robinson and Anatlie Cole just to name a few. With a talent well beyond his years and the ability to play almost any song by ear, he has developed a repertoire spanning from classical masterpieces to timeless jazz standards to current chart-toppers. His talent includes the outstanding ability to compose his own music, which he began doing at the age of five.
If you haven't heard young Ethan perform then you are surely missing out on a delightful experience. On February 1, 2010, Ethan joined music’s biggest names as the youngest member of the all-star “We Are The World 25 For Haiti” line up. Produced by Q and Lionel Richie, the track featured superstars including Barbra Streisand, Celine Dion, Kanye West and Miley Cyrus and made its debut during the opening ceremony of the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics.
Ethan also recently earned the distinction of being the youngest musician to be endorsed by premier instrument manufacturer Gibson Guitar/Baldwin Piano.