Pianist – Singer/Songwriter
Kurt Wieting is a Manhattan, New York based pianist and singer/songwriter. For nearly a decade Kurt performed at The Carlyle Hotel’s famed Bemelman’s Bar, where he earned a large following and high praise from the New York press. Awarded the prestigious ‘Bistro Award’ from Backstage Magazine as ‘Outstanding Pianist/Singer’. Kurt also performed concurrently at The St. Regis Hotel for twenty two years and The Ritz Carlton, where he played solo instrumentals of jazz standards and selections gleaned from ‘The American Songbook’. His extensive repertoire ranges from Gershwin and Porter to the Beatles to Coldplay to The Police through today’s contemporary standards. Kurt Wieting can be currently heard at the four star NYTimes rated Del Posto restaurant in the meat-packing district in New York.
As a soloist and leader of his quartet and trio, Kurt has entertained some of New York’s most exclusive and high profile clientele. In addition, Kurt Wieting has had his award winning compositions featured on national television, stage and also has had his arrangements featured in film festival documentaries.