Cornel has been playing the piano since he was 7 years old. He is a top five star hotel professional pianist with a university music degree based in Hampshire and available for weddings and corporate events in the UK and abroad.
“I have played professionally at venues as eminent as Caffe Florian, Saint Mark’s Square, Venice, where I was house pianist for three years, Gran Caffe Chioggia and Gran Caffe Quadri, in Venice. I have also played on the legendary train The Orient Express Venice-Simplon, travelling Europe, as well as Hotel Danieli, Venice, Cipriani Hotel, Gritti Palace and many more. I’ve also played in London at the Hilton Park Lane, the Renaissance Chancery Court Lane Hotel, Le Merridien Piccadilly, and many more. My work has taken me to Vienna, Istanbul, Rio de Janeiro and I’ve been the house pianist for three seasons at the highly respected Caffe Florian, Venice, where I have played for guests as eminent as : Sir Elton John, Nicole Kidman, Martin Scorsese, Pierce Brosnan , Al Bano, Nick Nolte , Oasis Band, Roman Abramovich,Quincy Jones , Akon, Nick Rhodes(Duran Duran) , Prince Albert of Monaco, Princess Al-Sabah of Kuwait, Jacques Chirac , and many others. My band was also hired by the Versace family to play at a wedding and I’ve also played at Saudi businessman billionaire Sheikh Walid Juffali’s wedding in Venice.”