Michael Drexler

Boogie & Ragtime Pianist

Example Song List of  a Recent Cocktail Piano Special Wedding Event (Two Hours)

Somewhere Over the Rainbow
Beauty and the Beast
Someday my Prince Will Come (Disney)
A Whole New World (Disney)
Sunflower Slow Drag (Joplin)
Elite Syncopations (Joplin)
Let it Go (Disney)
New York State of Mind
Georgia on my Mind
Don't Know Why
Memories of Tomorrow
Original Rags (Joplin)
Maple Leaf Rag (Joplin)
My Romance
Ain't Misbehaving
Piano Man
Hello (Lionel Richie)
Love Story
Easy Winners (Joplin)
The Entertainer (Joplin)
Body and Soul
Linus and Lucy
New York, New York
Can You Feel the Love Tonight
Stay With Me
Hello (Adele)
Ballade pour Adeline
All the Things You Are
Waking in Memphis
Chopin Etude


Michael Drexler – Jazz and Cocktail Pianist:

Repertoire Highlights


A Foggy Day
A Night In Tunisia
A Train
Ain’t Misbehaving
Alice in Wonderland (Disney)
All Blues
All the Things You Are
All of Me
As Time Goes By
Body and Soul
Black Orpheus
Blue Bossa
Blue in Green
Blue Monk
Blues for Alice
Cantaloupe Island
Chega de Saudade
Cheek to Cheek
Cold Duck Time
Crystal Silence
Danny Boy
Days of Wine and Roses
Dolphin Dance
Donna Lee
Don’t Get Around Much Anymore
Embraceable you
Falling Grace
Fly Me to the Moon
Freddie Freeloader
Georgia on My Mind
Giant Steps
Girl from Ipanema
Green Dolphin Street
Have you met Ms. Jones
Honeysuckle Rose
How About You
How High The Moon
How Insensitive
I Got Rhythm
I Love You
In a Sentimental Mood
I Remember Clifford
It Could Happen to You
It Don't Mean a Thing
It’s only a paper moon
I’ve got my love the keep me warm
Joy Spring
Just Friends
Lady be Good
Like Someone in Love
Love for Sale
Lullaby of Birdland
Lucky Southern
Memories of tomorrow (Keith Jarrett Koeln Concert)
Mercy Mercy
Moon River
My Favorite Things
My Foolish Heart
My Funny Valentine
My One and Only Love
My Romance
My Way
New York New York
Nica’s Dream
Night & Day
On a Clear Day
One Note Samba
Over the Rainbow
Round Midnight
Route 66
Satin Doll
Shadow of Your Smile 
So What
Somebody Loves Me
Someday my Prince will Come (Disney)
Someone To Watch Over Me
Sophisticated Lady
Stella by Starlight
Stomping at the Savoy
Stormy Weather
Strangers in the Night
Sweet Georgia Brown
Take Five
Tea for Two
There will never be another you
A Thousand Years
Turn Out the Stars
Waltz for Debbie
Watermelon Man
The Way you look tonight
Well You Needn’t
What a Wonderful World
When I Fall In Love  
When you Wish Upon a Star (Disney)
When Sunny Gets Blue
Willow Weep for Me
‘S Wonderful
Work Song
You've Got A Friend In Me (Disney)  

Ragtime / Boogie Woogie

Baltimore Toledo (Eubie Blake)
Bethena – a Concert Waltz (Scott Joplin)
Bohemia Rag (Joseph Lamb)
Boogie Woogie Stomp (Albert Ammons)
Dizzy Fingers (Zez Confrey)
Easy Winners (Scott Joplin)
Elite Syncopations (Scott Joplin)
Gladiolus Rag (Scott Joplin)
Handful of Keys (Fats Waller)
Heliotope Bouquet  (Scott Joplin)
Honkey Tonk Train Blues (Meade Lux Lewis)
Kitten on the Keys (Zez Confrey)
Lion Tamer Rag (Mark Janza)
Maple Leaf Rag (Scott Joplin)
Original Rags (Scott Joplin)
Peacherine Rag (Scott Joplin)
Pineapple Rag (Scott Joplin)
Pork & Beans (Luckey Roberts)
Solace (Scott Joplin)
Something Doing  (Scott Joplin)
St. Louis Blues (W. C. Handy)
Sunflower Slow Drag (Scott Joplin, Scott Hayden)
Swanee River Boogie (Albert Ammons)
Swipsey (Scott Joplin)
The Cascades (Scott Joplin)
The Entertainer (Scott Joplin)
The Memphis Blues (W. C. Handy)
The Ragtime Dance (Scott Joplin)
Yancey Special (Jimmy Yancey)


A Thousand Miles (Vanessa Carlton) 
A Whole New World (Disney– Aladdin)
All By Myself
All of Me 
All You Need Is Love (The Beatles)
Always (Bon Jovi)
Always Be My Baby (Mariah Carey)
Always on My Mind 
Amazing (Bruno Mars) 
Amazing Grace (Spiritual)
Anywhere The Heart Goes – Mancini 
Awake (Josh Groban)
Ballade Pour Adeline (Richard Clayderman)
Beauty and the Beast (Disney)  
Besame Mucho
Blackbird (Beatles)  
Can you feel the love tonight  
Candle in the wind 
Danny Boy
Don’t know why (Norah Jones)
Feeling Good (Michael Bublé)
Fields of Gold
Get Lucky (Daft Punk)
Happy (Pharell Williams)
Hello (Adele)
Hello (Lionel Richie)
Hold On We Are Going Home (Drake)
Hidden Away (Josh Groban)
Isn't She Lovely
I Will Always Love You
Just the way you are
Kei's song   
La Cumparsita
Linus & Lucy
Memory (Cats)
My Heart Will Go On – Titanic
New York State of Mind (B. Joel)
Piano Man (B. Joel)
Puff The Magic Dragon
Smile (Chaplin)
Someone Like You (Adele)  
Someone to Watch Over Me
Sound of Silence
Skyfall (James Bond / Adele)  
Stay With Me (Sam Smith)
The Sound of Music
Imagine (Beatles)  
Let it Be (Beatles)
Nowhere Man (Beatles)
Norwegian Wood (Beatles)
To Where you are (Josh Groban)
Walking in Memphis (Marc Cohn)
The Wedding Song (There is Love)
We Are the World
When I Grow Up (Matilda)
Writing’s on the Wall (James Bond / Sam Smith)
Yesterday (Beatles)
You Are the Sunshine of My Life (S. Wonder)
You Raise Me Up (Josh Groban)


Bach: Various Preludes & Fugues, Suites and Other Standard Works

Beethoven: Various Piano Sonatas and Other Standard Works

Charpentier: Various Standard Works 

Chopin: Various Nocturnes, Scherzi, Etudes, Mazurkas

Handel: Various Standard Works

Mendelssohn: Various Standard Works

Mozart: Various Piano Sonatas and Other Standard Works

Pachelbel: Various Standard Works

Purcell: Various Standard Works
Rachmaninoff: Various Preludes and Other Standard Works
Schumann: Various Standard Works

Schubert: Various Standard Works

Telemann: Various Standard Works

Vivaldi: Various Standard Works

Holidays / Christmas

A Holly Jolly Christmas
All I want for Christmas is You
Angels We have heard on High
Auld Lang Syne
Away in a Manger
Carol of the Bells
The Christmas Song
Christmas Time is Here
Deck the Halls
Es wird scho glei dumpa
Feliz Navidad
Frozen (Disney) – Let it Go
Frozen (Disney) – Do You Want to Build a Snowman
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
Happy Christmas (War is Over)
Have Yourself a Merry Christmas
Here Comes Santa Claus
Ihr Kinderlein kommet
I'll be Home for Christmas
It’s Beginning to Look Like Christmas
Jingle Bells
Joy to the World
Kling, Glöckchen, klingelingeling
Last Christmas (Wham)
Leise rieselt der Schnee
Let it Snow
Little Drummer Boy
Luleise Jesulein  
Maria Durch Ein Dornwald Ging
Merry Christmas
Oh come all ye faithful
O du fröhliche, o du selige
O Holy Night
Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer
Santa Baby
Santa Claus Is Coming To Town  
Schneeflöckchen, Weißröckchen
Silent Night / Stille Nacht
Silver Bells
Skating (Charlie Brown)
Sleigh Ride
Still, Still, Still 
Süßer die Glocken nie klingen
O Tannenbaum
The First Noel
Winter Wonderland  
We wish you a Merry Christmas 
What Child is This
White Christmas  (need to write score) Paolo Di Sabatini Score

Folklore Austria / Germany / Switzerland / Russia

Es war im Boehemerwald (wo meine Wiege Stand)
Holzhacker Buam
В мире животных — заставка

Please contact me with any special requests and a complete repertoire list