Brian joined the South Coast Singers as its accompanist in 2002. Born and raised in Dana Point, he started piano at age four and studied music under Ray Woods at Dana Hills High School, and later at the University of San Diego. For many years, Brian also served as the accompanist at St. Edward the Confessor Catholic Church in Dana Point. He resides in San Juan Capistrano with his wife, Melissa, and son, John Patrick O’Neill.