"Nero is a polished, skillful and imaginative pianist with taste and a sense of humor. "

- The New York Times

Peter kills it in California!

NERO MY HEART TO THEE I always have a peculiar mix of excitement and trepidation when seeing a favorite entertainer live for the first time, especially when they are well past retirement years. In the case of Peter Nero, I wondered if my memories of listening to this astounding pianist would be pushed aside by […]

Piano Legend Peter Nero Salutes Jazz Legend Art Tatum

Two-time Grammy-winning jazz pianist Peter Nero performed in front of a crowd of 479 on November 6 at Armstrong Auditorium. Nero and his bassist of 24 years, Michael Barnett, played a nearly three-hour tribute to the late jazz pianist Art Tatum. This was the second event of the 2014-2015 Armstrong International Cultural Foundation concert series.

Peter Nero Jazzes the Sottile

THE BEATLES HAVE NOTHING ON PETER NERO. The legendary pianist appeared on the Ed Sullivan Show 11 times, among many other achievements, honors and awards in a long and illustrious career. Nero created his magic for a good crowd braving the cold Tuesday night at the Sottile Theatre in the third of the Charleston Concert […]

Peter Nero Videos

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Sound Check – “It’s Alright With Me”

Peter warms up before a concert. May 11, 2012. ...

Chopin Etude Opus 10, No. 1

Peter plays Chopin Etude Opus 10, No. 1 as a warm...

A Boy Like That

Peter plays “A Boy Like That” from “West Side Story,” in...

Hello from “Sunday in New York”

Peter plays “Hello,” from his appearance in the movie “Sunday in New...

Something’s Gotta Give

Peter plays “Something’s Gotta Give” during the PBS special for Johnny...

Peter Nero practices on Moszkowski

Peter Nero practices on Moszkowski before a concert in Rochester,...

Peter Nero plays It’s Alright With Me

Peter Nero plays “It’s Alright With Me” on the Bell Telephone...

Peter Nero and the Philly Pops play Rhapsody in Blue

Peter Nero and the Philly Pops play “Rhapsody in Blue” by George Gerhswin,...