San Francisco Pianist

Dan is widely recognized in the San Francisco bay area as being one of the most in-demand pianists around.  From jazz, rock, pop, rock, latin jazz, there is not a style that Dan does not cover.  Though he plays at weddings, parties and all sorts of events, he is known for concerts at many of the finest SF venues; Yoshi's, SF Jazz, Freight & Salvage, Piedmont Piano, Fillmore Jazz Festival, SF Jazz Festival, San Jose Jazz Festival.

Dan has done extensive touring/recording with various people such as blues legend John Lee Hooker, jazz alto saxophone hero Lee Konitz, the Jeff Denson Trio and more.

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Dan participated in the 2017 Stanford Jazz Institute summer program
as a teacher/instructor

Stanford Jazz welcomes pianist Dan Zemelman to the 2017 faculty

Dan was a 1998 Kennedy Center Jazz Ambassador
sponsored by the US State Dept

Dan is a 2015 IMA Award winner &
John Lennon Songwriting competition finalist

San Francisco Pianist Dan Zemelman played for an event at Google Headquarters in April 2017
Early this year, Dan performed at a prestigious event at the Google Headquarters that featured Google CEO Sundar Pichai and CEO of Apple Tim Cook as well as environmental hero Jane Goodall.