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, classical piano, there is not a style that Dan cannot play.

  Dan has performed concerts at many of the SF's finest 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 musicians like blues legend John Lee Hooker, jazz alto saxophone icon Lee Konitz (from Miles Davis' Birth of the Cool), Grammy Award winning violinist Mads Tolling and more.  He also WON the 14th IMA Independent Music Award for Best Jazz w/Vocals album and was a 2015 John Lennon songwriting competition finalist!

See why so many people choose Dan!

Dan Zemelman - Pianist

Dan is Music Director and co-writer for The Lost American Jazzbook, a unique, award-winning ensemble performing original music/lyrics

phenomenal vocalist, Tammi Brown

Dan was part of the 2016 & 2017 Stanford Jazz Institute summer program
as a teacher/instructor and is set to also participate this year!

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
Last 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.