Zeff

Classical Pianist and Composer

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I’m a full-time professional piano player, composer and music producer. I’ve worked in some on the most important recording studios in Italy and I’ve had the pleasure to work with hundreds of artists, inside and outside the platform.

In my 18 years of experience I've studied in multiple prestigious music school like the ''G. Rossini'' Conservatory in Pesaro and the Music Accademy in Italy, in Pinerolo.

Even if my training was Classical, in the last 8 years I've started studying all genres of music, from NeoClassical (like Yiruma or Arnalds) to Pop music. I've also had a bit of Jazz training. You can ask me anything you have in mind!

I’ll deliver:
-Professional piano recording
-Up to 96 kHz 24-bit
-Both Raw track and one with a bit of Pre-Mix (for free) so you can directly import it in your DAW
-I can use my professional keyboard to also deliver a MIDI file
-Unlimited revisions (if they are coherent with the original request)
-Sheet music (as extra)
-Commercial right (as extra)

I offer a lot more services, to know them all you just need to send me a message!

Send me an email through 'Contact' button above and I'll get back to you asap.

69 Reviews - 15 Repeat Clients

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  1. Review by simon e.
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    Zeff is incredible. His talent makes songs that are mediocre into Anthems

  2. Review by Oscar B.
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    Zeff provides a highly expressive and well executed performance and I highly recommend him.

  3. Review by Spencer H.
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    Zeff's playing and interpretation are both fantastic and he was a total pleasure to work with.
    I'll definitely be back next time. Highly recommended.

  4. Review by John B.
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    Zeff is a master pianist, who is easy to work with, has exceptional taste and sensitivity, and is an excellent communicator. Zeff has my highest recommendation!

  5. Review by simon e.
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    I’ve worked with many musicians and I have to say Zeff is incredible! I will always use him !

  6. Review by John B.
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    Zeff has been terrific to work with, his communication is prompt and precise. We've been working on 22 Piano Preludes together and his musicianship is creative and exceptional

  7. Review by Jack L.
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    Excellent pianist, really brought a lot of subtlety nuance to a track that could have very easily become busy and complicated. Good guy to work with, heavily recommended

  8. Review by Oscar B.
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    It's a pleasure to work with Zeff who is highly professional and does a great job.

  9. Review by Bmarie11
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    Zeff is a brilliant pianist and a patient and lovely person to work with~!

  10. Review by Cro M.
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    Excellent

  11. Review by frank stone
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    My first track with Zeff!!! Super happy!!! Will be back for more!!!

  12. Review by Kwnstantinos A.
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    Zeff recorded an astonishing piano for me. The communication was great and the sound was just perfect. Thank you very much for everything. Looking forward to working again with you!!

  13. Review by John B.
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    Zeff is a continual pleasure to work with, we've completed 16 piano preludes over the past year. He's very responsive and plays with an extraordinary and sophisticated artistic sentiment. He has my highest recommendation.

  14. Review by David P.
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    Jeff is a fantastic player and composer! We worked together on a strange improvisational request, and he delivered with flying colors.

  15. Review by Julian B.
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    A brilliant pianist with beautiful phrasing. Highly recommended.

  16. Review by John B.
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    Zeff and I have been working on a very large project involving 22 compositions. As usual Zeff has delivered beyond my expecations. He plays piano with great precison and feeling. He has my highest recommendation.

  17. Review by Alexander R Adams
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    I have worked with Zeff on several projects and he has consistently delivered wonderful musically expressive and technically proficient performances. This last piece was very complex and demanded a lot from the pianist but Zeff had no problem bringing the music to life. He is also very kind and patient and willing to make adjustments to the recording as needed. Such a great musician to work with, would highly recommend!

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    Zeff seemed like a great fit for my job, which was a recording of a somewhat complicated piece for a hip-hop track. Unfortunately, without much indication he was going to do so, he spent many weeks re-writing elements of the piano track. When I indicated this wasn't what we asked or paid for, he was hasty to fix it and re-record the piano. Unfortunately, he seemed to have some kind of issue interpreting the music I sent him, because he never was able to play the entire song correctly.

  19. Review by Jeffrey B.
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    A pleasure working with Zeff for the first time. A great musician, good communication and a gentleman.

  20. Review by Tony H.
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    good job~!!!

Interview with Zeff

  1. Q: What's your typical work process?

  2. A: At the beginning of every project i kust study the piece. I print the sheet music and i note everything i need, fingering, dynamics, even the atmosphere i wanna recreate and i really focus on the interpretation. When i feel confidend i'm gonna produce a good performance i record everything. I try to listen to the recording the day after, so i have 'fresh ears' and i can edit a bit the recording (add some reverb, a bit of EQ ecc ecc)

  3. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  4. A: I studied classical piano for 17 years, before in an Academy and i graduated from one of the most prestigious Conservatory in Italy, so i bring to a song a really crisp and clean sound, and a great attention to details, in the dynamics and the phrasing of the piece

  5. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  6. A: The musician that ispires me the most is definitely Olafur Arnalds. I love his soft and deep sound, and his simple but really beautiful and interesting melodies. I try to recreate that atmosphere when i play

  7. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  8. A: I generally record my client's composition, i follow them step by step so i can perfectly understand the feel they want for the piece, and i record as many times as it takes so they can have the best product (but 90% of the timeafter the first revision the project can be considered complete)

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Terms Of Service

I allow every revision needed to perfect the recording as long as thery are coherent.
Extra fast delivery option (24h and 48h).
I can also do Mix and Master on the piano recordings

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