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NATE BUTLER: Piano Player For Hire

By playing the piano at your event, I can do more than provide great background music; I can add to the formal atmosphere at your wedding or ceremony, or lighten the mood at your birthday or company party.

Scroll down this page to read a list of the songs I play.
Click here to hear MP3's (music files for your computer) of Nate Butler playing the piano at The Daily Planet Restaurant.

• To arrange for Nate Butler to play the piano at your event, E-mail Nate.

1Where you may have heard Nate Butler play piano in Fresno, California:

The Fresno Breakfast House: I currently play piano most Saturday & Sunday mornings 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at The Fresno Breakfast House, 2085 W. Bullard (at Bullard & West), Fresno CA 93711. Call (559) 431-1385 for reservations (recommended).

Nate's Silent Movie Nights: I play live piano accompaniment for classic films from the Silent Era on the first Saturday of every month at The Revue Cafe. Read more about Nate's Silent Movies and check for upcoming events.
Nate Butler playing piano at
The Fresno Breakfast House
Veni Vidi Vici: I played piano at the Tower District restaurant Veni Vidi Vici many times between 1994 and 1997.

The Daily Planet: I played piano and sang at the Tower District restaurant The Daily Planet on Monday and Tuesday evenings from 1997 until their closing in April, 2005.

Yoshino Japanese Restaurant: I played piano at Yoshino Japanese Restaurant weekly from 1999 until August, 2008.

To hear what my piano music sounds like, click here to go MP3 files (sound recordings) of my instrumental piano music; or, you can read a list of the songs I play by scrolling down this page.

Below is a list I play from when playing instrumental piano music.

Any song that is highlighted below is linked to a recording of me performing that song.
Classic Standards
Ain't Misbehavin'
Ain't She Sweet
All Of Me
All The Things You Are

Amazing Grace
Angel Eyes
As Time Goes By
Autumn In New York
Autumn Leaves
Bewitched (Bothered & Bewildered)

Blue Moon
Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man
Cheek To Cheek

The Entertainer
Fly Me To The Moon
A Foggy Day
Fer Elise
Georgia On My Mind

I Get A Kick Out Of You
I've Got You Under My Skin
In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning
The Lady Is A Tramp
Luck Be A Lady
Mack The Knife
Moon River
More (Than The Greatest Love)
My Favorite Things
My Funny Valentine
New York, New York
Nice Work If You Can Get It
Night And Day
A Nightengale Sang In Berkeley Square
Polkadots And Moonbeams
Puff The Magic Dragon
Puttin' On The Ritz
Rhapsody In Blue
The Saga of Jenny
Satin Doll
Send In The Clowns
September Song
Shine On Harvest Moon
Someone To Watch Over Me
Somethin' Stupid
Somewhere Over The Rainbow
Speak Low
Stormy Weather
Strangers In The Night
Three Coins In The Fountain
Till There Was You
The Way You Look Tonight
What A Wonderful World
When You Wish Upon A Star
Where Or When
Films, TV & Showtunes
Anyone Can Whistle  Anyone Can Whistle
Arthur's Theme
As Long As He Needs Me  Oliver!
Sunday In The Park With George
Beauty And The Beast
(It's Not Easy) Bein' Green  Sesame Street
Being Alive  Company
Cabaret  Cabaret
The Candy Man  Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory
Children Will Listen  Into The Woods
Chim Chim Cheree  Mary Poppins
Christmas Is Coming  A Charlie Brown Christmas
Christmastime Is Here  A Charlie Brown Christmas
Corner Of The Sky  Pippin
Everybody Wants To Be A Cat  The Aristocats
Everyone Says I Love You (The Marx Brothers)
Far From the Home I Love  Fiddler On The Roof
Theme from "Hill Street Blues"
How Deep Is Your Love?  Saturday Night Fever
Hushabye Mountain Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
I Don't Know How To Love Him Jesus Christ Superstar

If I Loved You  Carousel
If I Only Had A Brain The Wizard Of Oz
Linus And Lucy  A Charlie Brown Christmas
Maria  West Side Story
Matchmaker Matchmaker  Fiddler On The Roof
Memory  Cats
Mickey Mouse Club Theme  Mickey Mouse Club
The Music Of The Night  Phantom Of The Opera
Mystery Science Theater 3K End Theme
My Favorite Things  The Sound Of Music
Nadia's Theme  The Young & The Restless
New York New York
Not While I'm Around  Sweeney Todd
Nothing  A Chorus Line
Oh, What A Beautiful Morning  Oklahoma!
Pilate's Dream  Jesus Christ Superstar
Pretty Women  Sweeney Todd
Pure Imagination Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory
The Rainbow Connection  The Muppet Movie
Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head Butch Cassidy & The Sundance Kid
The Rose
Send In The Clowns  A Little Night Music
Somebody Come And Play  Sesame Street
Something Wonderful  The King And I
Somewhere  West Side Story
Somewhere In Time
Somewhere Over The Rainbow The Wizard Of Oz
The Sound Of Music
Speak Low  One Touch Of Venus
Theme from "Star Trek"
Theme from "Star Wars"
Suicide Is Painless  M*A*S*H
Summertime  Porgy And Bess
Sunrise, Sunset  Fiddler On The Roof
Till There Was You  The Music Man
Welcome Back  Welcome Back Kotter
When You Wish Upon A Star  Pinnocchio
Where Everybody Knows Your Name Cheers
Where Is Love?  Oliver!
Where Or When  Babes In Arms
Snow White & The Seven Dwarfs medley:
I'm Wishing/One Song/Someday My Prince Will Come/
The Washing Song (Bluddle-Um-Dum)
Contemporary Songs - The 60's Til Now
Dream On

Horse With No Name

The Beatles
Across The Universe
And I Love Her
Fool On The Hill
Imagine  (John Lennon)
In My Life
Let It Be
Live And Let Die  (Paul McCartney)
The Long And Winding Road
My Love  (Paul McCartney)
Norwegian Wood

The Bee Gees
How Deep Is Your Love?

Ben Folds Five

George Benson
On Broadway

Stephen Bishop
On And On

Blue Oyster Cult
Burnin' For You

David Bowie
Space Oddity

The Carpenters
Close To You
We've Only Just Begun

The Cars
Moving In Stereo

Harry Chapin
The Cat's In the Cradle

Ray Charles
Georgie On My Mind
Let's Go Get Stoned

Phil Collins
In The Air Tonight

Alice Cooper
I Never Cry

Elvis Costello
Peace, Love, and Understanding

Jim Croce
Time In a Bottle

The Cure
In-Between Days

Neil Diamond
Love On the Rocks

The Doors
The Crystal Ship
Light My Fire
People Are Strange
Riders On The Storm

Dream Academy
Life In A Northern Town

The Drifters
Under the Boardwalk
Up On the Roof

Bob Dylan
Like A Rolling Stone
Mr. Bojangles
Rainy Day Women

The Eagles
Hotel California
Take It Easy

Earth Wind & Fire

Electric Light Orchestra
Turn To Stone

Emerson, Lake & Palmer
Still, You Turn Me On
Take A Pebble

Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)

Fleetwood Mac
Go Your Own Way

Peter Frampton
Baby I Love Your Way
Show Me The Way

Peter Gabriel
Family Snapshot
Here Comes The Flood
Solsbury Hill

Man On the Corner
One For the Vine

Haircut 100
Love Plus One

Hall & Oates

Bruce Hornsby
The Way It Is

The Human League
Don't You Want Me

Billy Idol
Dancing With Myself
White Wedding

Joe Jackson
You Can't Get What You Want (Til You Know What You Want)

Jane's Addiction
Jane Says

Billy Joel
Big Shot
Just The Way You Are
My Life
Piano Man
She's Always A Woman

Elton John
Benny And The Jets
Candle In The Wind
Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me
Goodbye Yellow Brick Road
Rocket Man
Tiny Dancer

Don't Stop Believin'


Cyndi Lauper
Time After Time

Led Zeppelin
No Quarter
The Rain Song
Stairway To Heaven
Ten Years Gone

Don Maclean
American Pie

Van Morrison

Pink Floyd
Dark Side Of The Moon medley:
Breathe/The Great Gig In The Sky/
Us And Them/Brain Damage

Wish You Were Here medley:
Shine On You Crazy Diamond/
Wish You Were Here

The Wall medley:
The Thin Ice/Mother/Hey You/
Nobody Home/Vera/Comfortably Numb

The Police
Wrapped Around Your Finger

Elvis Presley
All Shook Up
It's Now Or Never

Love Me Tender
Teddy Bear

You're My Best Friend

The Replacements

Diana Ross
Touch Me In The Morning

Roxy Music
More Than This

Todd Rundgren
Bag Lady
Hello, It's Me
I Saw The Light

Spandua Ballet

James Taylor
Fire And Rain

I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For
Where The Streets  Have No Name
With Or Without You

Simon And Garfunkel
Feelin' Groovy
Scarborough Faire
The Sound Of Silence

The Smiths
William It Was Really Nothing

Fool's Overture
Goodbye Stranger
The Logical Song

The Velvet Underground
Candy Says
Femme Fatale
Pale Blue Eyes

The Who
Behind Blue Eyes
Love Reign O'er Me/Quadrophenia

Neil Young
After The Gold Rush

Heart of Gold