Pianos in San Jose:


The pianos are now gone, but here's a list for posterity of all the events which took place.

The Last Day of August

Tue 31st August: 9:00pm

Piano: San Jose State University Student Union

Posted by: Mazurka

I will begin playing around 10:30PM, Songs Include:

Fantasie by Mozart

Clair De Lune by Debussy

Song Without Words by Mendelssohn

Valse di Amelie by Yann Tierson

Presto by Haydn

and a lot of Chopin

Latin Beat

Wed 8th September: 9:30pm

Piano: Mexican Heritage Plaza

Posted by: Elliot Nadel (musicbyelliot)

A collection of latin standards including bossa novas, tangos, and romantic ballads. Songs include Besame Mucho, Sabor A Mi, Desafinado, No Me Vuelvo Enamorar, La Paloma, etc.

Show lasts about an hour depending on crowd interest, quality of piano, etc.

Around the World

Fri 17th September: 11:00am

Piano: Japantown

Posted by: MusicByElliot

A musical tour of pop songs featuring foreign locales ... come travel around the world in just 30-60 minutes. Songs will include Sleepy Lagoon, Song of India, Czardas, La Vie En Rose, O Sole Mio, Londonderry Air, Desafinado, and Sabor A Mi as well as many, many others.

Chart Toppers 1900-1970 part 1

Fri 17th September: 12:00pm

Piano: 152 N. 3rd Street

Posted by: MusicByElliot

The second of the MusicByElliot shows today, this one features songs that not only topped the charts, but were also #1 for more weeks than any other song that year; truly a chart-topper!

Old Songs for a New Depression

Fri 17th September: 1:00pm

Piano: San Jose Armory

Posted by: MusicByElliot

The third of the MusicByElliot events today, this show is a commentary on the current economic crisis. Songs include Easy Street, What a Difference a Day Made, I've Got A Feeling I'm Falling, The Boulevard of Broken Dreams and, of course, Brother, Can You Spare a Dime.