Greg Zema

actor - pianist - music director and performer

Greg Zema photoWelcome. Greg Zema has lived and performed in the San Francisco Bay area for the past 25 years. He taught himself to play the piano at age 13 and was playing professionally by the age of 16. He has worked as an entertainer, actor and musical director throughout the United States and Europe performing with theatre companies, symphonies, cruise ships, cover bands, original bands and piano bars!

Greg is an accomplished musician - a pianist with a tremendous range of musical knowledge and skill with a stunning breadth of familiarity with music of all genres. He is also an acclaimed actor in musical productions - carrying leading vocal and instrumental roles such as Che Guevara in Evita and  Johnny Cash in Million Dollar Quartet.  Greg also performs comfortably in the role of Music Director.  His gets the very best from his musicians and vocalists through an ease of teaching and leading which gets a great result. 

We hope you will take a look at Greg's Performance Blog and Performance Calendar and come to a show. Click here.

What they say about Greg . . .

"Greg is a fantastic musician, accompanist, entertainer and teacher.” -- Ellen Smith, Stars 2000
“Greg is a creative individual with a musical background as a composer. I would work with him again.” -- William D. Razo, Anton’s Well Theatre Company
“I have observed Greg's excellent conducting of musicals and his obviously positive relationship with his musicians. I would play percussion with him anytime!” --John Hughes, Rhythm and Hughes Sound
“Greg is an outstanding pianist, singer, band leader and musical director.  He is excellent at site-reading piano music for theatre auditions and rehearsals. He is also  dynamic as an actor and band frontman/singer.” --Tania Johnson, Vocal Coaching with Tanya

Mustache Harbor

greg zema with mustache harbor

Mustache Harbor - Greg on Keyboards and Vocals - is the Soft Rock Explosion likened to Christopher Cross, Steely Dan, Ace, Kenny Loggins and the Little River Band.  Check Greg's calendar for MH shows in the future.

Dueling Pianos with Greg

Greg Zema on Dueling Pianos Johnny Foley's

Check Greg's Calendar to catch him at a Dueling Pianos show at Johnny Foley‘s in the City.