Neil Elliott Dorval

Neil Elliott Dorval

 Thousand Oaks, California, USA
BandJazzAdult Contemporary

80 original unreleased master track recordings.
The best Pianist in the world. huge repertoire. 45,000 YouTube views Spring 2011 = July 2011. Major Rec. Co. Distribution, Music Management Interest. Amazing Pianist... Music Director, Band Leader, Music for film, Session player.. The best!

Biography

NEIL ELLIOTT DORVAL - GRAND PIANO
A stellar confident virtuoso performer, with a vast repertoire in various genres of music, delivering an emotionally inspirational presentation, and creating a sonically pleasing ambience. Neil’s piano arrangements are stellar. He has his own special style, unique, and very passionate,
appealing to all audiences.

Neil excels at delivering melody lines with an angelic emotionally moving touch. He exhibits creative voicings, confident musical improvisation, classic riffs, strong & walking bass lines. Neil has strong command over what he does at the Piano. He is not just any musician. Precision Piano playing, well executed, and captivating. He has extremely impressive piano skills

Neil is a significant talent, a very confident and convincing performer, who exhibits absolutely brilliant musicianship, spellbinding at times.

His style is a unique innovative hybrid of the great Piano Men: Dr. John, Chuck Leavell, Elton John, Bruce Hornsby, Billy Preston, Bob James, Bill Evans, Dave Brubeck, George Winston, Count Basie, Nat King Cole, Oscar Peterson, Ramsey Lewis, Keith Jarret, Roy Bitton, Billy Payne, …?
Neil is also a very Versatile songwriter - composer and lyricist.
Memorable melodies, catchy rhythms, aesthetic & creative well thought out, interesting & philosophical lyrics.


Grammy Award Winners have made guest appearances on Neil’s indie recordings - Grover Washington Jr., Laurence Juber (Paul McCartney), ?+ Smooth Jazz Veterans: Peter White, Warren Hill…

Discography

Discography:
“The Time Has Come” – Vinyl with “OLDE CITY” Band – (Classic Soft Rock)

“Renditions” Solo Piano Adult Contemporary Covers

“Romantic Lounge” Jazz Standards Solo Piano

”Music For December” Solo Piano Christmas

“Underneath The Moon And Stars: Singer Songwriter menu

“Red White & Blue Keys” Lush Renditions of Patriotic, Blues, Gospel Solo Piano *

“Original Solo Piano” *

“Sampler” *