Piano pilgrims spend a fair amount of time traveling, always looking for new pianos, audiences and fellow pilgrims. Many of those we’ve met or watched playing in real life, some are found online.

We do realize footage below isn’t exclusively about Public Pianos and some of these players aren’t exacly amateurs, but all these moments have a simple thing in common: They bring a smile to our faces, a tear of joy sometimes…

Kindly make sure to drop us a line when there’s an obvious moment of beauty missing!

Instant Happiness & Lasting Smiles

Random orderLastsHeroes
A03:13Bad/Smooth Criminal mash-up by Michael Jackson - Covered by Peter Bence
B02:39Get Lucky by Daft Punk - Covered by Daft Pianists (10-handedly :-D)
C03:27Green Onions Tune by Booker T. Jones & The MG's - Covered by Terrence Shider
D08:10Frederic Chopin's Nocturne (mash-up) - "Frederic's Dream of the Blues" by Luca Sestak
E04:34Trouble in Mind by Richard M. Jones - Covered by AJ Croce & Michael Bizar
F06:01Nothing Else Matters by Metallica - Covered by Richard Blumenfeld
G06:32New York State of Mind by Billy Joel - Covered by Michael Pollack... and Billy Joel 😀

Top 10 – Favorite Footage

A04:14Terry Miles' Brawl at a Birmingham MallWatch the twist at 02:41 and the handshake!...
B04:10Street Performer brings Audience to TearsHope to meet Mr. Colin Huggins and play together one day.
C02:31Piano for Thai Mother and Baby ElephantMr. Paul Burton deserves our biggest respect, check other recitals.
D03:52Chicago's Union Station Magical PianoIf only we'd been around that Christmas....
E03:37Random 3-way encounter went viral!We know it was random, since we were live witnessing them 🙂
F42:28Instrument of Change: Street Pianos, Documentary (YouTube) and FacebookMulti award-winning documentary, in and around London (GB)
G13:42Intruments in the ArchitectureBuilding the Pianodrome in Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kindom.

Meet the Organizers – Favorite footage

Here’s a few short movies where some of the heroes introduce themselves (in pretty random order 😉 ):

Top 10 – Articles

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