NYC Pianist Music

Here you can explore the talent and versatility of this Cocktail hour Pianist New York City.  Check out Arnie’s extensive musical repertoire below. Reach out to New York piano player Arnie Abrams and see how his music can light-up your wedding ceremony or cocktail hour pianist New York City, birthday party or anniversary party, or any celebration where some great live music is what you desire.

Piano Music That Touches Many Hearts

Cocktail hour pianist New York City

Experienced musicians will tell you that their best performances are those where their music touches everyone in the room. The key to a successful musical experience for most events is musical versatility. This is where Arnie separates himself from most other musicians.

In addition to his refined talent and keen ability to know his audience, the versatility of this NYC pianist’s repertoire and style are among the unique aspects that will make you and your guests take notice.  Great music will simply help to make your event more memorable and enjoyable.


Located close to Manhattan, Arnie can easily travel to any metro New York City location to make your event a special and memorable affair.

Cocktail hour pianist New York City

NYC Pianist Arnie Abrams Performing at the famed 21 Club in Manhattan

This cocktail hour pianist New York City and his music spans decades and includes the finest songs from the most popular artists. From classical music and the popular songs from the Great American Song Book of the 20’s, 30’s, 40’s, and 50’s, to the classic rock ‘n roll and pop music of the 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, 90’s to the present.

This musical versatility, along with his different piano music styles (classical, cocktail, jazz, swing, ragtime, rock, blues) make Arnie your one-stop solo musician for most any event! Cocktail hour pianist New York City


And with his extensive repertoire, Arnie has no problem taking requests from your guests. From classical, ragtime, 100’s of standards and rock ‘n roll, Arnie Abrams will entertain your guests with both soft and lively background music so your guests are not competing with the music. The music perfectly complements your event, not overpowers it!

Whether you are looking to hire a piano player NYC with the necessary versatility for your wedding ceremony and cocktail hour, engagement party, bridal or baby shower, rehearsal dinner, reception, sing along, or corporate event, free consultation is always included for personalizing your special Manhattan event.

Although Arnie does read music, the majority of his repertoire is performed from memory by ear with no sheet music required!  This NYC pianist and his music includes songs from classical to jazz standards to the British rock ‘n roll era to Broadway & much more!

Check Out a Small Sample of Arnie’s Music

Below is just a short song list of many of Arnie’s most requested song selections. Click on any of the live links below in blue to hear a sample of Arnie’s music.

• Angel Eyes
• Ain’t She Sweet
• Aja
• Alexander’s Ragtime Band
• All About Soul
• All By Myself
• An Innocent Man
• Autumn in NY
• Bad Day
• Ballad of Billy The Kid
• Beatles Tunes-MANY

Cocktail hour pianist in New York City

NYC Pianist Arnie Abrams

• Begin the Beguine
• Bennie & The Jets
• Billy Joel Songs-MANY
• Breathe (2 am)
• But Not For Me
• Cabaret
• Camelot Medley
• Can You Read My Mind
• Candle In The Wind
• Could It Be Magic
• Darktown Strutters Ball
• Desperado
• Don’t Know Why
• Don’t Let Me Be Lonely Tonite
• Don’t Let the Sun Go Down On Me
• Elton John Songs-MANY
• Embraceable You
• Etude in Eb
• Evergreen

• Fly Me To The Moon
• For You, For Me, Forevermore
• Funeral For A Friend/Love Lies Bleeding
• Gershwin Songs – MANY
• Girl From Ipanema
• Girl Of My Dreams

Cocktail hour pianist

Manhattan Pianist Arnie at an Outdoor Wedding

• Goodbye Yellow Brick Road
• How Can You Mend A Broken Heart
• I Honestly Love You
• I Left My Heart (in San Francisco)
• I Think I’ll Hang My Tears Out To Dry
• It Had To Be You
• It’s Too Late
• Jealosy
• Johnny Be Goode
• Just the Way You Are
• Killing Me Softly

• Levon
• Liebestraum
• Love Me Tender
• Mandy • Maple Leaf Rag

• Maybe I’m Amazed
• Melancholy Baby
• Millitary Polonaise
• Misty

Cocktail hour pianist NYC

Arnie at a Manhattan Fund Raiser-SORGENTE GROUP-Soho Greene Street LLC

• My Life
• My Way
• My Ship

• New York, New York
• On a Clear Day (You Can See Forever)
• On the Street Where You Live
• Only Fools Fall In Love (Wise Men Say…)
• Over The Rainbow
• Pathetique Sonata
• Pennies From Heaven
• Phantom Of the Opera Songs
• Piano Man
• Rikki Don’t Lose That Number
• Rocket Man
• Saturday In The Park
• Scenes From An Italian Restaurant
• She’s Always A Woman To Me
• Solace
• Someone Saved My Life Tonite
• Someone to Watch Over Me
• Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word

Cocktail hour pianist in NYC

NY Piano Player Arnie Abrams at the Waldorf.

• Stand By Me
• Stardust
• Streetlife Serenader
• Strangers In The Night
• Summer, Highland Falls
• Take Me To The Pilot
• Tarantella
• The Entertainer
• The Godfather
• The Stranger
• The Very Thought of You
• The Way We Were
• The Way You Look Tonight
• They Can’t Take That Away From Me
• Theme from Cats (Memory)
• Theme From Ice Castles
• Theme from Somewhere In Time
• Time
Tiny Dancer

• Volare
• When I’m 64
• You Are Too Beautiful
• You Ought To Be In Pictures
• You’re 16, You’re Beautiful & You’re Mine


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Arnie at a Cocktail hour pianist in New York City

Arnie at a Cocktail Hour Pianist New York City

So if you are in need of a Cocktail hour Pianist New York City, look no further…call Arnie today at 917-716-2419, or send him a quick email with your musical needs at

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