One of Los Angeles' most sought-after musical performers for private parties, weddings, charity galas, corporate and entertainment industry events, Jeremy Weinglass is an award-winning, classically trained pianist who connects deeply with his audience inspiring emotion and creative energy with soul-piercing intensity. Jeremy has been performing professionally since the age of 12 and evokes a melodic modern classical style that makes him instantly recognizable. With a Bachelor's degree in Music Composition from UC Santa Barbara, Jeremy possesses a true talent and passion for music composition for piano as well as a range of orchestral instruments. He maintains a wide-ranging repertoire of original music, classical, jazz, standards, musicals, pop and rock while keeping current with the latest hits. While he most often performs as a solo artist, his expertise and grasp of diverse musical styles have also led him to be in demand as a pianist to accompany other musicians, singers and performers.
Since moving to Los Angeles in 2001, Jeremy has made a name for himself as the premier pianist for weddings and events as well as restaurants, hotels, and shopping malls throughout the Greater Los Angeles area. His talents have garnered attention from entertainment industry and have earned him awards in 2005 as Instrumentalist of the Year by LA Music Awards and in 2009 by pianist/composer David Lanz. Jeremy made his debut playing his original music on TV as the featured pianist for a wedding ceremony on David Tutera's My Fair Wedding on the WE Network during the 2011 season.
Engaging and personable, charming and stylish, Jeremy connects with guests through his music as well as his upbeat, vibrant personality. With over 20 years of professional experience, a wide-ranging repertoire, and the ability to learn new music quickly it is no surprise that Jeremy has become the top choice for Los Angeles area event professionals.
When you book Jeremy, he and his manager, Kim, take pride in working with you to determine the best music for your event. Whether you have specific music in mind or would like suggestions and guidance, they are here to provide you with what you need to make your event extraordinary. The music can be mixed up with a variety of genres or tailored specifically based upon the type of event or personal preference. Style/genres of music to choose from include: classical, jazz, timeless standards, Broadway favorites, pop, rock, contemporary hits, Christmas and ambient. If your venue does not have a piano, Jeremy has a keyboard and sound system or can arrange for piano rental and delivery.
Looking for more than solo piano or keyboards? Jeremy works with only the best musicians who he hand picks to create stellar ensembles including double bass, violin, viola, cello, saxophone, or vocals.
In addition to countless weddings and social events, Jeremy has performed for numerous charities and organizations including:
~ The American Giving Awards - Dorothy Chandler Pavilion
~ Hollywood Radio and Television Society (with keynote speaker President Bill Clinton)
~ Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation meeting - Bacara Resort & Spa
~ NBC Universal All-Star Party - The Athenaeum
~ Western Justice Center Builders of Peace Gala - Millennium Biltmore Hotel
~ EMG Pickups 35th Anniversary Party - NAMM Show
~ Blue Ribbon Restaurant VIP Opening - Renaissance Hollywood Hotel
~ Muse Communications 25th Anniversary Party - Cicada
~ Sotheby's International Realty Cocktail Reception - Greystone Mansion
~ Neuron Syndicate Holiday Party - Annenberg Beach House
~ DeviantART Holiday Party - Cafe Was
~ Wheels For Humanity Spirit of Movement Awards (featured performance) - Renaissance Hollywood Hotel
~ Big Brothers Big Sisters of Los Angeles Accessories for Success Luncheon - Beverly Hills Hotel
~ Legends Awards, SF Cocktail Week (co-host of awards show) - Swedish American Hall
~ Big Brothers Big Sisters Big Bash Rising Stars Gala - The Beverly Hilton
~ Cedars Sinai Board of Governors Gala - Hyatt Regency Century Plaza
~ West Hollywood Library VIP Reception for Donors
~ AIDS Healthcare Foundation Holiday Party - The Ebell
~ Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters Big Event - Beverly Hills Hotel
~ Vista Del Mar Luncheon - Four Seasons Hotel, Beverly Hills
~ LA Opera - Bel Air Bay Club
~ Corinthia London Hotel Corporate Travel Industry Event - Real D Theater, Beverly Hills
As an artist, composer and producer, Jeremy recently created a spectacular music and dance production with an ensemble of 7 dancers that weave a fairy tale narrated by the live performance of the music from Jeremy's original album ODYSSEY: A Twelve-Month Revolution. The show debuted to a sold out 360 person audience at the El Portal Theatre in North Hollywood in 2011. 100% of the net proceeds from the show were donated to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Los Angeles.