The Best Local Pianists for hire in New York City NY, New York, United States

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You can easily hire local Pianists to perform the best live music entertainment. You are welcome to search and find local Piano Players to hire in New York City NY, New York.

Listed below are a small selection of hand-picked Classical Pianists available to hire in New York City NY, New York. Looking for something else? Request the type of music you prefer and we will help you find the top Pianists for your event!

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Live Music – Covers of well known songs, Original music

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Singer/pianist playing tribute to the best piano entertainers. Back to the 80s theme band and Rollacoaster are a 10 piece covers band…

Live Music – Covers of well known songs, Original music

Location Available to perform in New York City NY, New York, United States
Repertoire including pop and modern, jazz, evergreens, classical and many other styles. Cruise ships, ferryboats and hotels experience…

Live Music – Covers of well known songs, Original music

Location Available to perform in New York City NY, New York, United States
Jazz pianist. Also play Hammond Organ. More than 15 years experience in Theatres, weddings, restaurants, plazas, jazz festivals…

Live Music – Covers of well known songs, Original music

Location Available to perform in New York City NY, New York, United States
Pianist who has many years of experience playing solo piano. Cocktail/background music but also events that required special requests…

Live Music – Covers of well known songs, Original music

Location Available to perform in New York City NY, New York, United States
Offer a bespoke service and a wide variety of music – I can play Ed Sheeran to The Darkness, Debussy to Disney and everything in-between!…

Live Music – Covers of well known songs

Location Available to perform in New York City NY, New York, United States
Pianist covering large variety of genres from classical to contemporary. Best suited for hotel lounge restaurants and similar venues…
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The Best Local classical pianists for hire in New York City NY for your event

It's very easy to find local classical pianists to hire for your event!

Without exception, each and every event is special and there are thousands of piano entertainers to choose from. But, is it possible to hire top local professional piano players in New York City NY and how much does it cost? ACE Music Booking Agency is happy to provide you with free expert help and advice until you are ready to hire an amazing local musician at the right price.

It is important to find the best piano entertainer for hire in New York City NY for your event to get the best out of your live music entertainment. We appreciate that you may not want to spend too much time to find the right pianists in New York City NY locally. We can provide you with a shortlist of the top musicians from our verified lounge piano music players network of great local live music to hire. You are welcome to ask the musicians your questions before hiring. When you place your 'Managed' booking request, you can use the ACE messaging system on your shortlist.

ACE Music Booking Agency’s piano players are able to provide world class entertainment. All able to perform to suit your entertainment needs.

How To Hire classical pianists in New York City NY

It's easy and free to receive quotes and hire a local professional piano players in New York City NY. Simply place your live music booking request and start receiving quotes for free! Whether you are looking to hire a new original solo musician for a small village gathering or a 10 piece “cover” band for a lavish function, ACE Music Booking Agency is ready and able to help.

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Just let us know what you have in mind and we will help you find the right professional piano players to hire for your event.

There is a wide variety of local pianists available in New York City NY. Also including solo piano players and piano duos / trios. These may be a great fit to hire for your event entertainment. You may also be interested in solo classical pianists or piano based groups.

Truth is, there are many types of music artists available in New York City NY. Let us know what you are looking for, we will be able to help you find suitable professional piano players.

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The local classical pianists can and do perform at many different types of events. The musicians to hire can be as subtle or energetic as you want them to be! The classical pianists play popular covers from famous artists and themes. Interested in original music as well? You can easily select this when placing your booking request. You can also ask the musicians to customise their set-list to fit your event, and they would be happy to help.

It is always best to place your booking request. You can then choose from the live piano players available in New York City NY for your live music needs. Let us know about your live music entertainment ideas, so we can help you find a fantastic musical entertainer for hire in New York City NY.

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Live music is a great way of providing memorable entertainment for your event. As your entertainment agency, we will help you find the best musicians to fit your needs. Feel free to get in touch and ACE will help create live music entertainment to remember.

You can choose different styles of live performance piano music players. Types of available include, solo piano players and piano duos / trios.. These are popular choices for weddings and events.

There are many different types of music acts available to hire. It is best to place your live music booking request and choose from the best live piano music players. Booking live music entertainment for your event is easy. Choose from solo classical pianists or piano based groups.. All you need to do is to relax and enjoy the music.

Want to receive direct quotes from world class piano music players available to hire? Your music of choice can be anything from solo saxophone to live party music. Either way the quotes you receive will be direct. The piano music players are happy to work with you directly to make sure your event runs smoothly.

When you know exactly the type of music you want to book at your event, we are happy to help! Looking for something different? Feel free to let us know what you have in mind and we can find unique piano entertainers for your event.

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The list of piano entertainers displayed on this page is only a selection. New piano music players in New York City NY are added on to the ACE Music Booking Agency website every day. If you haven’t seen what you’re looking for yet, it’s best to place your booking request and you will be assigned a personal music booking agent. In addition to local piano entertainers there are also many piano music players all around the world that are willing to travel to perform at your event. Most professional piano entertainers perform nationwide as well as worldwide. Especially if you are consider offering accommodation with your event, this may even lower their costs for you.

Searching for live entertainment can be confusing and time wasting. The live musical entertainers you finally decide on elsewhere, may not even be available for your date. We recommend placing your request with ACE and receiving accurate quotes from the available. The cover piano music players on your shortlist will reserve your date for at least 7 days enabling the time for you to review, decide and make a booking.

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Help and Advice on Hiring piano music players in New York City NY

See below for frequently asked questions as well as help and advice when booking a piano player in New York City NY. If your question is not displayed below, please feel free to get in touch. Happy to help!


How can I hire a local piano player in New York City NY?

ACE makes it very easy to find the best local piano player in New York City NY. Simply request the type of music you have in mind. Add some information on the event you are planning in New York City NY and ACE will do all the work for free!

ACE can find you great piano music players to choose from for your booking. If you want more control, you are welcome to add more information on your booking request. This can help us find exactly what you are looking for.

Take control and get the amazing music you need for your event.

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Why should I book live music for my event?

Live music is a great way to add an extra special touch to any event or function. There is nothing quite like a live piano music player for hire to bring an event to life. A great musician responds to the mood to deliver fantastic entertainment.

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How long do lounge piano entertainers take to set-up for my event?

Setting up time is based on the number of musicians involved. A solo acoustic musician can be ready within 30 minutes. A singer or small band can take up to an hour. Whereas a 10-piece function band for hire, with DJ service set up, may take up to 90 minutes or more. The time needed is to position the musicians on stage, prepare the equipment and sound-check.

If this is a special event with particular timings, they may need to arrive earlier. It is best to agree with the piano music player about the time of arrival. This will allow them to prepare for your event. This should ideally be before your guests or patrons arrive.

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I need to cancel or change my piano music player booking. What should I do?

This is best done direct with live music artist you booked in New York City NY as soon as possible.

You can contact us or the piano music player for hire you selected for the event. Please ensure you provide the piano music player with as much notice as possible. They will want to be able to schedule another performance on the cancelled date to avoid any loss of earnings.

When you discuss the terms with your hired piano music player, please cover the cancellation details. Musicians are human-beings too. They will understand if you have a genuine reason for the cancellation. Let them know when you would like them to perform. They may need time to check calendars before confirming the rearrangement.

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What happens if the hired piano music player cancels the booking?

If a piano music player cancels, you will need to find a replacement piano music player. Get in touch with us as soon as possible, as we have many piano music players available at the last-minute for you.

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Can I see the classical pianist perform live in New York City NY before booking?

All our piano music players for hire are actively performing. The classical pianist selected for your booking may be working in your local area. They may not be able to grant you access for private events. However, if it is a public event, pop along and have a listen.

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Is it possible to pick the songs the lounge pianist will perform for my event?

You are welcome to discuss this with the lounge pianist you are booking for your event. Some piano music players for hire will work very hard on a particular series of songs. They would also link many songs together into a medley. These piano music players to hire will have a routine to last the entire evening which they have perfected. Then it becomes very difficult for them to change the order of songs to include your choice. But, they may still be able to perform a special song for you. Other local piano entertainers for hire will be happy to play any song you request. Providing you give them enough notice.

Many international piano entertainers to hire travel the world with hundreds of songs in their repertoire. They will likely know the songs you like already! In both cases, don't be afraid to ask! It is important you get exactly the music you want at your event.

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How loud will the lounge piano player be?

The volume a lounge piano player performs is based on the type of instruments involved.

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Will the piano music playerbe suitable for sound limiters?

Having a sound limiter is something that should be discussed when booking your piano music player. However, many local piano music players to hire have experience in working with sound limitations. They will be able to advise in detail.

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Do I need to provide anything for the piano music players?

You are welcome to offer your chosen piano music players anything included in your event planning. The piano music players only need a space to perform and payment for their performance. The space they need is scalable based on the number of piano music players in their line-up. The for hire have experience in everything they need and they can tell you in more detail.

The payment should be issued by prior arrangement. This is via a BACS transfer in the week leading up to the event, issued in cash at the end of the performance or payment via cheque as agreed.

ACE Music Booking Agency has a 'Managed' option. You can choose this for a secure and stress-free booking. ACE will handle communications and booking agreements as well as offering a secure online payment.

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What happens if I have a complaint about the piano music player?

If you have a complaint this should be raised as soon as possible with the piano music player themselves. The sooner a piano music player knows there is an issue the quicker they can rectify the problem if it is within their power to do so. A great way to avoid complaints is to use ACE Music Booking Agency's Managed booking option.

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How will the piano player plan their performance for my event?

Exactly as agreed! The piano music players you selected will arrive as agreed, set-up and sound-check. They will then get ready for their performance. Once the music begins the piano player you liked and hired for your event will play for the agreed amount of time, taking a small break if required. At the end, they will pack up their equipment, and as agreed with you, accept payment and leave.

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What equipment will the professional piano player provide?

All piano music players to hire will supply the equipment they need to perform, unless provided by you. Have particular requests? It is best to discuss these with your hired professional piano player. The local professional piano player for hire will provide a suitable lighting and PA sound system, where needed, and enjoyable live music perfect for your event.

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How much space will the piano player need to perform?

Hiring a musician for your available space is very easy. You can tell us about the space you have and we will help you find the best local piano music players for hire that are suitable. Don't forget to place your booking request where you can tell us all about your event.

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How long do piano music players perform?

As long as agreed! Generally, perform in sections of 45 minutes to an hour. This is usually separated with a small break lasting around 5 to 15 minutes. So if you want your piano player to perform across 3 hours, they will play for 45 minutes 3 times. Some piano music players performing across 2 hours, would play for 45 minutes, take a 15-minute break then play for the whole last hour. There are also piano music players that when asked to perform across 3 hours will do that without a break! You can discuss and agree how long you want your piano player to perform their music sets and break duration.

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Can I tailor my music act's performance?

The local piano music players available to hire are happy to discuss any ways they can provide the best performance for your event. You may want particular songs performed at particular times or make announcements. Feel free to let the piano music players know exactly what you would like to change or add. Especially if you plan to have them swinging from the chandeliers!

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How much does it cost to hire a local piano player?

Local piano music players can cost between $/£/€200 and $/£/€3000. Popular professional original or cover piano music players may have a minimum fee of $/£/€10000. On average, most solo singers, musicians or DJs will cost $/£/€350; small bands $/£/€750; function bands $/£/€2500. It also matters for how long you want the piano player to perform for your event and if there are any extra requirements. You can detail what you have in mind on your booking request. ACE Music Booking Agency will find the best piano music players in New York City NY for hire to fit your budget. So you can rest assured you will be able to afford the piano music players on your shortlist.

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What happens if a piano music player becomes ill?

Illness is something all piano music players for hire are prepared for. This means another piano music player stepping in for your event. The replacement piano music player will be well versed in the music that the initial piano music player performs. You will be unlikely to hear any difference, although they may appear different. If the piano music player is unable to provide a replacement, ACE will be available to help you hire another piano music player of similar quality.

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Do all music artists perform live?

The will perform live but not all shows are completely live. Some piano music players use musical backing tracks to perform with a larger sound. For example, a soloist may use a backing track accompaniment. Feel free to discuss your preferences with the piano music player. Even some world famous music artists use backing tracks!

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Can the piano music players play different styles of music?

Popular variety are happy to perform music across many genres and decades. Speciality artists prefer to focus their music on a particular style. Feel free to tell us what style of music you want your piano music player to perform for your event.

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How do I hire a piano music player?

Simply place your booking request for the type of music you prefer and receive price quotes from the best local piano music players for hire in New York City NY!

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