Pianist, Piano Man and Wedding Music Stylist
Enjoy Troy's Music At your Ceremony, Reception, or Party!
Troy Harris provides a diverse repertoire Of over 600 songs from which he plays by memory. His music is perfect for Wedding Ceremonies, Receptions, Cocktail Hours, Bridal Showers, Rehearsal Dinners, Wedding Anniversaries Singing Telegrams or Elegant Fine Dining. Discounts are available for wedding entertainment Packages.
A complimentary consultation for your wedding
Troy gracefully tailors and customizes every wedding to accommodate each couple. “It is always an honor to serve those who are planning a life together.” Personal requests are warmly welcomed. Troy has advised many couples in their song selections of music wedding planning. With a 16 year background as a church musician, Troy brings the gift of experience to your ceremony.
Receptions and Cocktail Hours!
Let The Celebration Continue!
The cocktail hour and wedding reception are equally as important. Troy has provided cocktail and reception music in the Quad Cities since 1985. Come enjoy with Troy as he sets the mood of elegance for your celebration. Troy provides wedding reception music for such clients as the Roy (Pat) Carver family of Muscatine, IA and Jon (Sheila) Noland of Cordova, IL. They chose piano music instead of a DJ. It is live, inexpensive, fresh, and offers a touch of class. Troy also has a mobile piano keyboard with 1000 sampled sounds including a Steinway grand piano, when a piano is not available. Eighty eight keys 10 fingers no problem!
Troy will truly bring lasting memories with his Magic Fingers.
Iowa Piano Man and Entertainer Troy Harris
Troy has entertained the Quad Cities since 1985. His musical talent has allowed him to be pianist for the Red Crow Grille and the Lodge Restaurant and Hotels as well as Von Maur, President Casinos, Rhythm City Casino, and E L Entertainment. Troy has entertained from Okoboji to Des Moines to the Quad Cities and western Illinois. He has played for many venues including lounges, fine dining restaurants, private and corporate parties, weddings, churches, and outdoor events and the Governor of Iowa. His repertoire includes standards, pop, jazz, rock, show tunes, light classical, waltzes, TV themes and holiday music. Whether it’s Sinatra or The Beatles, Broadway or Beethoven, Troy draws from a repertoire of over 600 songs which he plays by memory.
Troy has been featured by Quad City Times Columnists Bill Wundrum and David Burke as well as the Dispatch, Argus and Leader Newspapers and Channel 6 News for his entertainment and musical fundraising. Troy is a member of the Quad City Regional Musician’s Association and received his degree in music from Coe College, Cedar Rapids, Iowa. While at Coe he had the distinct honor of being a back up singer for Barry Manilow during his Cedar Rapids concert tour. Troy has composed, arranged and copyrighted music in a variety of styles and instrumentations. He was featured by the Quad City Times in 2005 for his song ‘Davenport – That Jazzy Town’. Troy has a resourceful collection of over 3600 pieces of sheet music to draw from.
Troy provides the experience and knowledge to make your special event a sparkling success.
Add a touch of Elegance to your next Party Event!
Enjoy with Troy as he sets the mood for your next party event. Listen as he gracefully moves his fingers across the keyboard tickling every ivory and blending notes and hearts into one. The Iowa – Illinois Pianist and Piano Man, Troy Harris, is setting the stage with smiles and joy. Private or corporate, It’s definitely an ‘enjoy with Troy’ ambience. Make a request. With over 600 songs he plays by memory, Troy will gladly style your favorite tune into a beautiful melodious memory.
Troy's KEYS can turn your event into a success!
Express your Love In Song with Troy Harris's Enjoyagrams Singing Telegrams!
Are you celebrating an anniversary or getting engaged? Is someone special you know having a birthday party? Are you wondering what to give them? Surprise them with the gift of an Enjoyagram singing telegram! Professionally trained singer, Troy Harris will personally deliver a song wrapped in smiles and velvet tones to that special someone. Troy’s wardrobe includes a tux for those meaningful times when you just want to say I love you. Enjoyagram singing telegrams are perfect Quad City party entertainment for home, office or even a serenade over the telephone and it's fun too! Here are some songs you could request!
We were fortunate to be able to enjoy Troy’s ‘Magic Fingers’ at two functions In our home – a wedding and an open- House. Troy did a superb job at both affairs and we would not hesitate to either employ his services again or recommend him to others. May you be as fortunate as we were to have him available for your listening pleasure.
Jon and Sheila Noland, Cordova, IL
We hired Troy for our July 5th wedding ceremony, and we were absolutely thrilled with the results. I was very unprepared when it came to music selections, and Troy worked very patiently with me. He has hundreds of songs memorized, and he did a great job of learning my favorites. I feel he went above and beyond to make my special day exactly what I dreamed of. He’s very professional, has a lot of experience, very affordable, and he’s friendly and easy to work with! All my guests commented on how lovely the music was. I will recommend Troy every chance I get!
Nicholas and Elizabeth Menke, Rockford, IL
Dave and I loved having Troy play at our outside ceremony. The music was lovely and we couldn’t have asked for anything better. He did a really nice version of “Somewhere Over the Rainbow”, which is what we asked him to play. He also had no problem learning a new song for my unity candle lighting. We even went and enjoyed his music at the Red Crow! Troy was very friendly to talk to and we could tell he did everything he could to make our day musically special! Thanks again! We will always cherish the memory and the beautiful display of music that went with our day!
David and Sarah Fritch, East Moline, IL
We wanted live music at our wedding and brunch reception instead of having music from CDs or a DJ. This turned out to be a great decision on our part! Troy plays beautifully and best of all, can play anything you ask him to! Our guests loved Troy's piano playing and were impressed and excited that we had live music at the reception. He is very conscientious, professional and punctual and will work with you and your officiant to give you the ceremony of your dreams. There is a difference between people who play because they have to and those who WANT to. You can tell that Troy loves to play because you can hear it in the music he brings to life. I would hire him again in a heartbeat.
David and Jodi Eisbrener, Davenport, IA
Troy Harris has entertained the guests at Red Crow Grille with his piano since July 2003. Not only is Troy extremely reliable, but is talented in a variety of genres. Our guests appreciate being able to request that special song. Troy is extremely knowledgeable and is most willing to play what ever the occasion calls for. It is a pleasure to be able to give our guests the atmosphere that Troy provides with his music.
Laurie Sandoval, Proprietor and Manager, Red Crow Grille, Bettendorf, IA
Our residents always look forward to Troy’s entertainment each month. There is no doubt that he connects with their hearts through his music. Troy truly enjoys people and finds a way to make them smile.
Joy Lary, Lifestyle Enrichment Coordinator, Bickford Cottage, Muscatine, IA
Troy – Just a brief note to tell you how much our group enjoyed your performance at our recent Christmas party. Your song selection and presentation was very professional and made for a great night for our attendees.
Gary Lundvall. Executive Director, Mechanical Contractor’s Association
Thanks to Troy we are treated regularly to charming performances at the piano.
His animated presentation is contagious with his audience, even for those with Alzheimer's disease.
Judy Dejonghe, Activity Director, Country House Residence, Davenport, IA
Just a note to THANK YOU for the excellent performance you provided at our father’s 90th birthday celebration in July. As our facility here at The Manor in Bettendorf provides a very nice grand piano, it was a natural for us to engage a pianist for our celebration. Fortunately, we had dinner at Jumer’s and heard you play and were able to engage your services for our function. It is very difficult to please everyone when your party ranges in ages from 20’s to 90’s. But everyone at the event had nothing but praise for the entertainment. It was enjoyed by all. Your repertoire covered every age of music appreciation. Again thank you for sharing your talent with us. It was such a pleasure and you more than complimented the event.
Carol McClean, The Manor, Bettendorf, IA
We really enjoyed Troy playing at our Wedding in October of 2009! He did an amazing job and played so beautifully! At the last minute, I became a "stressed out" Bride and he was so calm and had great ideas! At first I was going to just have a cd player and make a cd to play at the Ceremony, but let me tell you, I was so glad afterward that I went with live music, it sounded so wonderful! I was crying at the rehearsal because everything sounded so good! Everything went so smooth with the music and we are so glad we hired him!! We would HIGHLY recommend him for ANY occasion! He was GREAT to work with!! :)
Amanda & Erik Rodriguez, Moline, IL
Wedding Ceremony, olde St. Ann’s Catholic Church, Long Grove, IA
Troy - You preformed exactly as we wanted and everyone enjoyed your music. Much appreciated. Next time we need your services, we’ll be sure to call. Thanks
Steve Darling, Davenport, IA
Wedding Rehearsal Dinner, TPC Deere Run, Silvis, IL
Troy - We appreciate your level of professionalism as well as your musical talents displayed during our wedding ceremony. The musical choices were light and beautiful and fit perfectly with the antique theme of our wedding. You were a pleasure to work with and I would most definitely recommend you. Our ceremony was beautiful and the lovely music played a big part. Thank you so very much.
Jessica Shepherd, Davenport, IA
Wedding Ceremony, Olde St Ann’s Catholic Church, Long Grove, IA
Troy: Thank you for performing during our wedding reception! The piano music made a perfect backdrop to the evening. I heard several compliments on your music! Thanks also for your selection of a song to dance to for me and my new husband. It was a great way to end a wonderful day!
Bridget and Matt Clark, Hiawatha, IA
Wedding Reception, Cedar Rapids Museum of Art, Cedar Rapids, IA
Other Sevices: Singing Telegrams, Santa for hire, Corporate Party Pianist, Retirement Homes
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Recommended by 96% of couples
User4001597 · 2+ years ago
Troy Harris is the epitome of professionalism. We wanted live piano music at our cocktail style wedding reception and were delighted to find Troy. The songs we selected from his extensive playlist were the perfect background to our fall reception. He was responsive and flexible during planning, arrived right on time and was very personable and friendly during his performance. We were impressed with his piano playing and would recommend his services to anyone!Sent on 03/29/2014
Mary & Mike - Ames, IA
Amanda · Married on 06/25/2011
We used Troy for our outdoor wedding in June 2011. He was very professional leading up to the event and gave great suggestions for music choices since I was not familiar with all the music. It started to rain right before our event and it was too late to move to our ceremony so Troy graciously sat in the rain and played for us. We had many compliments on his choices and abilities. Would def. reccomend and use agian.Sent on 08/15/2011
User4297245 · 2+ years ago
We used Troy for our wedding and he did a wonderful job. He was very professional and easy to work with - and willing to learn new songs if you ask him to. A little on the pricey side in my opinion - but was great to work with overall.Sent on 05/30/2015
Troy is talented, cooperative and great to work with!!