Jay Ringer - Pianist / Keyboardist - Portland, Oregon

Jay Ringer - Pianist / Keyboardist | Portland, Oregon

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Country: United States
Based In: Portland, Oregon
Performs: Worldwide
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I am a lounge pianist and singer. I perform jazz piano for hours on end, with vocals or without. I also like to play standard songs.
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I can perform improvisational jazz piano for hours on end. I am a highly trained and fluid jazz pianist, particularly in improvisation. This means that, while your guests are relaxing and enjoying themselves, I am in the moment with them. I stay in the moment of the room and translate that energy directly into my playing. Most of the time, as a lounge pianist, I perform lightly. When needed, I make the sound come alive. I always aim to create a pleasant atmosphere. Also, I am able to sing well, and have a repertoire of standard tunes to perform. As a learner, I am quick, and would be h ...

Set-List

Lounge Improvisational Jazz; light and exciting intertwined.
Also available to perform Real Book standards.

Biography

I started studying music at age 9. At 13 I submitted an original piece of piano music called 'Shooting Star' to the Delaware Valley Philharmonic Orchestra, and it was chosen to be arranged and performed by the orchestra. After studying Music and Psychology at PSU, I moved to Portland, Orergon, where I have since been performing with various groups as a pianist and vocalist. My recordings (submitted to this site) display my 'indie' side, while my real capabilities are highly diverse. My truest passion lies in exploring the wonderful dimensions of real-time piano performance; I like to feel o ...

Reviews     (1 Review)

Jay Ringer - Pianist / Keyboardist - Portland, Oregon Event Location: Portland, Or Event Type: Engagement Party 22nd July 2016
Exceptional. Jay arrived and knew how to soothe. He kept the music interesting and not too overbearing. His manner is gentle and he was a real pleasure to work with. Could not have asked for a better lounge pianist!
Reviewed by: Shania Artine at the Pink Rose

Experience

I have had a standard solo residency at Portland's Premier Art Gallery (bi-monthly). I have solo piano performed for anniversary parties, various pubs and dinner establishments, and with others in bands at a variety of gatherings.

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Wedding Reception Entertainment Birthday Party Entertainment Private Parties Corporate Events Cocktail Receptions Christening Entertainment Product Launches Trade Shows Christmas Party Events Bar Mitzvah Bat Mitzvah Gala Dinners Jewish Weddings After Dinner Entertainment.

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