KEYBOARDIST| SONGWRITER| MUSICAL DIRECTOR| PRODUCER
Elise Solberg is a pianist, songwriter, producer and musical director based in Los Angeles, CA. She is an experienced and versatile performer in multiple styles of music, including pop, R&B, rock, classical, and jazz. Elise has performed with GRAMMY nominees Chloe x Halle at the MTV Movie & TV Awards and James Corden's Late Late Show. She has made appearances as a pianist on major network TV shows such as The Kids Are Alright on ABC and The Unicorn on CBS. She has performed as a piano concerto soloist with orchestras such as the Breckenridge Festival Orchestra, and received opportunities to record at NRG studios. Her strong passion for many kinds of music was noticed by mentor Patrice Rushen, whom Elise studied with at Thornton School of Music at the University of Southern California. Joining the critically acclaimed Popular Music program, Elise received the best education for performance, writing, arranging, production, and musical direction she could ever ask for. In March of 2018, Elise received the Finalist prize in the John Lennon Songwriting Contest for her original song, "Home." In 2020, she became a prize-winner of Shed House Live's "Hope Is Contagious Contest," for her original song, "Mama Said." She is also the Founder and CEO of Turn Up Her Mic, a non-profit organization aiming to empower female musicians. Elise graduated from USC summa cum laude in May of 2018...
"Hope Is Contagious" Contest - Winning Submission
Shed House Live's "Hope Is Contagious" Contest
"Mama Said," a song written, produced, recorded, and filmed by Elise Solberg, was chosen as one of the prize-winners of the "Hope Is Contagious" contest held by Shed House Live productions in 2020. The aim of this contest was to allow creators to make songs of hope so that positivity could be spread during the COVID-19 pandemic.
One Last Time EP - 2018
Performing Rhapsody in Blue with Parker Symphony Orchestra
Singing own vocoder arrangement of "Hallelujah" by Leonard Cohen
Performing with Chloe x Halle on the Late Late Show with James Corden
Performing original composition "Rising Sun" at Carson Soundstage
Piano Solo into "Everywhere" with Chloe x Halle, Fonda Theater 2019 Performance
Performing with Chloe X Halle at the MTV Movie and TV Awards
Covering Patrice Rushen's "Number One" solo
Covering George Duke's "Alone - 6AM" solo
Performing with Chloe x Halle, premiering new song "Rest of Your Life"
Performing with Chloe x Halle, premiering new song "Do It"
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