Neil Elliott Dorval

Monday, March 19, 2012

Neil Elliott Dorval

Approaching 
150,000 YouTube Views 
since May 2011  
  




NEIL ELLIOTT DORVAL Featuring Grammy Award winners Grover Washington Jr. & Laurence Juber (Paul McCartney) +
Peter White, Warren Hill, and WAS NOT WAS vocalist Sweet Pea Atkinson,
Jennifer Condos(Don Henley, Jackson Browne), Hutch Hutchinson(Ringo Starr Bonnie Raitt),
Don Heffington (Bob Dylan, The Wallflowers)

http://www.neilelliottdorval.com/
https://www.youtube.com/user/Neilelliott1/videos
https://www.reverbnation.com/neilelliottdorval
https://www.reverbnation.com/artist/artist_songs/1309908

http://www.onlineprnews.com/news/178545-1319514324-neil-elliott-dorval-on-the-grand-piano-goes-viral.html


Neil Dorval

Neil Elliott Dorval

Neil Elliott Dorval 
Promo Video

NEIL ELLIOTT DORVAL Featuring Grammy Award winners Grover Washington Jr. & Laurence Juber (Paul McCartney) + 
Peter White, Warren Hill, and WAS NOT WAS vocalist Sweet Pea Atkinson,  
Jennifer Condos(Don Henley, Jackson Browne), Hutch Hutchinson(Ringo Starr Bonnie Raitt),
Don Heffington (Bob Dylan, The Wallflowers)


http://www.neilelliottdorval.com/
https://www.youtube.com/user/Neilelliott1/videos
https://www.reverbnation.com/neilelliottdorval
https://www.reverbnation.com/artist/artist_songs/1309908

http://www.onlineprnews.com/news/178545-1319514324-neil-elliott-dorval-on-the-grand-piano-goes-viral.html

Neil Dorval


Neil Elliott Dorval

NEIL ELLIOTT DORVAL

YouTube views approaching 150,000 since May 2011,
substantiating Neil's 80 Million strong Baby Boomer Audience.

International video promo released

Island & Mercury Records start following Neil on Twitter.
Numerous Universal Music Group and high level employees at Starbucks connect with Neil.
Employees at Interscope Records & Sony do same.

Neil completes many new recordings. Highlights include, “Bridge Over Troubled Water”,
It Must Have Been The Roses”(Jerry Garcia), + Jazz Lush Lounge renditions of
“A Nightingale Sang In Berkley Square”, “When I Fall In Love”,
“Bye Bye Blackbird”, “The Look Of Love”, + much more.


NEIL ELLIOTT DORVAL Featuring Grammy Award winners Grover Washington Jr. & Laurence Juber (Paul McCartney) +
Peter White, Warren Hill, and WAS NOT WAS vocalist Sweet Pea Atkinson,
Jennifer Condos(Don Henley, Jackson Browne),
Hutch Hutchinson(Ringo Starr Bonnie Raitt), Don Heffington (Bob Dylan, The Wallflowers)

Available as an OPENING ACT & as a hired gun Music Director - Band Leader
GRAND PIANO (B3) A hybrid of the styles of the great Pianomen, including but not limited to,
Bruce Hornsby, Dr. John, Diana Krall, Bob James, Elton John, Nat King Cole…,
& great sidemen such as Chuck Leavell(The Allman Brothers & The Rolling Stones),
Billy Payne(Little Feat & L.A. Session cat), Roy Bitton(The East Street Band)...
http://www.neilelliottdorval.com/

https://www.youtube.com/user/Neilelliott1/videos
https://www.reverbnation.com/neilelliottdorval
https://www.reverbnation.com/artist/artist_songs/1309908

http://www.onlineprnews.com/news/178545-1319514324-neil-elliott-dorval-on-the-grand-piano-goes-viral.html
video

Neil Elliott Dorval

NEIL ELLIOTT DORVAL


Crossover Genre Piano based Instrumentalist. Soft Rock, Jazz, Blues, Adult Contemporary, Standards, Island, Pop… with some vocals & guests

Neil Elliott Dorval is a significant talent, a very confident and convincing virtuoso artist performer, who exhibits absolutely brilliant musicianship, spellbinding at times. He has a vast repertoire in various genres of music. Neil delivers an emotionally inspirational presentation. His piano arrangements are simply amazing. Neil has his own special unique style, very passionate, appealing to all audiences.

Neil has strong command over what he does at the Piano. He is not just any musician. Neil exhibits significant confident musical improvisation, classic riffs, creative voicings, and strong walking bass lines. He excels at delivering melody lines with an angelic emotionally moving touch, while creating a sonically pleasing ambience, uplifting and refreshing. Precision Piano playing, well executed, and captivating. Neil has extremely impressive piano skills.

Neil’s style is a unique innovative hybrid of the great Piano Men: Dr. John, Chuck Leavell, 
Bruce Hornsby, Elton John, Bill Evans, Dave Brubeck, Ramsey Lewis, Keith Jarret, Ahmad Jamal, George Winston, Count Basie, Nat King Cole, Oscar Peterson, Roy Bitton, Billy Preston, Jeff Lorber, Bob James, Harry Connick, …
Neil is also a very versatile songwriter – composer and lyricist, creating memorable melodies, catchy rhythms, & aesthetic & creative, well thought out, interesting & philosophical lyrics.

Grammy Award Winners have made guest appearances on Neil’s recordings – Grover Washington Jr., Laurence Juber (Paul McCartney), + Smooth Jazz Veterans: Peter White, Warren Hill… & vocalist Sweet Pea Atkinson + Bass Players; Jennifer Condos (Jackson Browne, Don Henley) & Hutch Hutchinson(Ringo Starr, Bonnie Raitt), Drummer Don Heffington(Bob Dylan)

Neil is a graduate of Temple University. His primary instrument in college was the Pipe Organ, where he performed the intricate works of Johann Sebastian Bach. Neil also plays Hammond B3, Keyboards & Percussion.
Neil was twice permanently Board Certified as a Music Therapist, and has provided substantially more direct patient care than anyone in any capacity, ever on planet earth. He continues to provide such work to those with Alzheimers Disease, Autistic Children, and other Client Populations. Neil encourages Music Industry professionals, businesses & organizations to sponsor his Music Therapy programs pro bono, in exchange for music career advancement opportunities.

Neil Dorval

Wednesday, May 4, 2011

NEILDORVAL.blogspot.com



NEIL ELLIOTT DORVAL's Internet infrastructure further legitimizes his body of work and talents as a 
PIANIST, SONGWRITER, COMPOSER, MUSIC PRODUCER, STUDIO MUSICIAN, 
MUSIC SUPERVISOR & BOARD CERTIFIED MUSIC THERAPIST
Neil has extremely impressive piano skills. A stellar confident virtuoso performer, 
delivering a sonically pleasing, emotional, inspirational presentation. 
An aesthetic and captivating ambience transcends and permeates, via his approach to the PIANO, 
his performance and selection of songs, both original & covers, from various genres. 
Neil exhibits creative musical improvisation at an extremely proficient level, implementing classic riffs, 
strong walking bass lines, and listenable music arrangements, for all audiences. 
Neil blends the various styles of the great piano men, with unique innovative musical talents. 


Grammy Award Winners have made guest appearances on Neil’s indie recordings
such as (the late Saxophone legend Grover Washington Jr. (“Just The Two Of Us”), & Laurence Juber (Paul McCartney). 
Smooth Jazz veteran Peter White recorded a duet with Neil playing an acoustic nylon guitar.
Warren Hill performs an uplifting, soaring solo on Neil's JACKSON BROWNE like 
"A MILLION MILES FROM ANYWHERE"

NEIL ELLIOTT DORVAL is AVAILABLE FOR HIRE! 
CONCERTS, SIDEMAN, MUSIC DIRECTOR. 
contact: PIANO MUSIC@ME.com / 
send request via FACEBOOK or PianoMusic@me.com


Ringo Starr has responded twice, and confirmed Neil as a friend on Facebook.


Famed guitarist, Steve Lukather from TOTO commented on their Wall post. 
Steve Lukather wrote:  Hi Neil,"very cool!"


"Smooth JAZZ World" wrote: "Great stuff, Neil. We went to your You Tube Channel and loved it... 
"Oh My Love," by John Lennon was magnificent and heart wrenching. 
Magnificent and flawless musicianship. ******" 


Over 100 comments on Neil's YouTube performance of Paul McCartney's "Junk" can only be validated, upon viewing yourself. 
Just fascinating, as to the positive response to Neil's musicianship.


Norman Seleet, songwriter of "Here I am" for Air Supply, and hit maker for other stars wrote the following, 
Neil, just checked out your sites, and listened 2 your you tube songs:)  
You are a gifted musician:)  So far as I see it, things should work out 4 you... All the Best!  Norman


Demographics indicate that people all over the world are actively listening to Neils music.


NEIL ELLIOTT DORVAL: FACEBOOK, YouTube, PianoMusic@Me.com, www.NeilElliottDorval.com



As a Board Certified Music Therapist NEIL ELLIOTT DORVAL 
continues to actively provide direct patient care,to hospitalized patients, 
and Alzheimer's residents. 
For his entire adulthood, Neil as often as possible, and most often on a daily basis, 
brings his talents and sincerity to help better the quality of life for others, 
residing in alternate living situations. 
Neil also works providing Music Therapy to children experiencing Autism. 
He has worked with most all populations & diagnosis. 
Neil has worked with more hospitalized patients than anyone anywhere in history, on planet earth.

Neil was twice Board Certified as a Music Therapist, once permanently. 

He is a graduate of Temple University, in Philadelphia. 


http://www.neilelliottdorval.com/
https://www.youtube.com/user/Neilelliott1/videos
https://www.reverbnation.com/neilelliottdorval
https://www.reverbnation.com/artist/artist_songs/1309908

http://www.onlineprnews.com/news/178545-1319514324-neil-elliott-dorval-on-the-grand-piano-goes-viral.html






Thursday, January 6, 2011

Neil Elliott Dorval


























NEIL ELLIOTT DORVAL Featuring Grammy Award winners Grover Washington Jr. & Laurence Juber (Paul McCartney) +
Peter White, Warren Hill, and WAS NOT WAS vocalist Sweet Pea Atkinson,
Jennifer Condos(Don Henley, Jackson Browne),
Hutch Hutchinson(Ringo Starr Bonnie Raitt), Don Heffington (Bob Dylan, The Wallflowers)

http://www.neilelliottdorval.com/
https://www.youtube.com/user/Neilelliott1/videos
https://www.reverbnation.com/neilelliottdorval
https://www.reverbnation.com/artist/artist_songs/1309908

http://www.onlineprnews.com/news/178545-1319514324-neil-elliott-dorval-on-the-grand-piano-goes-viral.html



Neil Dorval