Cornel - Solo Pianist
Cornel is a Professional Pianist from the legendary train Orient Express. He performs for wedding ceremonies, receptions, wedding breakfasts, birthday parties, corporate events and anniversaries to name a few.
Classically trained from a young age, Cornel has experience in 'cafe concert' music- André Rieu’s style, jazz, pop, rock, classical music, evergreen, Bollywood and Jewish bar mitzvahs.
He has recently collaborated with the amazing VANESSA WILLIAMS - Hollywood actress & Grammy Award-winning singer & former Miss America - accompanying her singing for the "2017 Special Olympics" event!
He has played in London at The Savoy Hotel, Claridge's, The Landmark Hotel, Highclere Castle, the Hilton Park Lane, Renaissance Chancery Court Hotel, Le Merridien Piccadilly Hotel, 34 Mayfair and several Ivy Restaurants with The London Piano Forte Network.
His work has taken him to Vienna, Paris, Rome, Basel, Istanbul, Rio de Janeiro, etc. and has played for guests as eminent as : Sir Elton John, Nicole Kidman, Martin Scorsese, Pierce Brosnan , Graham Norton, Al Bano, Nick Nolte , Oasis Band, Roman Abramovich, Quincy Jones , Akon, Nick Rhodes (Duran Duran), Prince Albert of Monaco, Princess Al-Sabah of Kuwait, Jacques Chirac, and many others.
His band was also hired by the Versace family to play at a Family Wedding and has also played at Saudi businessman billionaire Sheikh Walid Juffali's Wedding Ceremony in Venice.
Cornel is the perfect addition to any event adding sophistication & class at its very best!