Rich Siegel has been a fixture on the New York music scene for many years, as pianist, vocalist, bandleader, and musical director. He has appeared in the Off Broadway shows Our Sinatra and Jacques Brel Returns. He has played New York's top piano rooms, at the Carlyle, the St. Regis, the Waldorf-Astoria, Tavern on the Green, and many others, as well as internationally, in France, Japan, West Africa, Canada, Mexico, and on cruise ships. He has accompanied many name acts including pop stars Diahann Carroll, Laura Branigan, Chinese pop star Karen Tong, and jazz vocalists and cabaret stars including Richard Skipper. He has recently released a new CD entitled The Way to Peace, which features original songs and covers in a marriage of spirituality and peace activism. Rich is a graduate of the School of Music at Indiana University.
At home studio- Steinway "M" grand piano
Portable- Keyboards, PA system,
Not only has Siegel achieved his aim of combining a message for peace with
his spirituality but in the process he has come up with a gorgeous album
that is more than compelling and that bristles with naked truth and beauty.
A deeply haunting beauty that is most memorable.
-Rich Sharm, Rainlore's World of Music (British Music Site)
A great piano tickler Strong emotive voice Inspiring message of unity
-Jonathon Blakely, deLiberation, (British political commentary)
Warm and inviting vocal approach 12 songs that are designed to make the
world a better place.
-Chuck Dauphin, Nashville Music News
Willing to teach
Member of Faculty at Crestwood Music Education Center, Eastchester, New York,
teaching piano- classical, jazz, and pop, and coaching vocalists.