Piano Guys

The Piano Guys

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Known for their powerfully emotive, clever and inspiring takes on popular music, along with their signature move of taking their instruments (especially grand pianos) and video equipment to unbelievable places, THE PIANO GUYS love what they do, and it shows.

Five artists from different walks of life, The Piano Guys have built their own careers as a piano

Overview

Known for their powerfully emotive, clever and inspiring takes on popular music, along with their signature move of taking their instruments (especially grand pianos) and video equipment to unbelievable places, THE PIANO GUYS love what they do, and it shows.

Five artists from different walks of life, The Piano Guys have built their own careers as a piano store owner,music producer, videographer, pianist and cellist. Together they have the tools, the passion, and the drive necessary to independently build one of the most successful music video production companies in the world. In less than a year, the The Piano Guys have amassed over 127 million video views,720,000+ YouTube subscribers and 248,000 Facebook fans. Their YouTube channel (youtube.com/ThePianoGuys) is among the 50 fastest growing around the globe and is larger than many of the high profile artists they have covered! They gain up to 3,000 new followers and a half-million more video views EVERY DAY.

The Piano Guys put a new spin on old songs and an old spin on new songs, creating an incomparable style � an eclectic mix of classical, film score, rock, and pop. Their unique take on music from Beethoven to Adele appeals to an audience from all walks of life and across generations.Their debut album on Sony Masterworks is comprised of songs featured in their hit videos, including their latest viral smash, a distinctive take on One Direction�s �What Makes You Beautiful�

Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Steve Leggett
The Piano Guys have produced musical and video gems that mash up classical themes with pop songs, making their YouTube channel one of the most visited on the planet and bringing the group a recording deal with Sony Masterworks. This self-titled set, their major-label debut, features their amazing ten-handed take on One Direction's "What Makes You Beautiful," the recording and video that first vaulted the Piano Guys to international fame.

Product Details

Release Date:
10/02/2012
Label:
Masterworks
UPC:
0887254767626
catalogNumber:
547676
Rank:
55

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Album Credits

Performance Credits

Piano Guys   Primary Artist,Ensemble
Jon Schmidt   Piano,Vocals,Vocal Percussion
Alex Boyé   Vocals
Steven Sharp Nelson   Percussion,Piano,Cello,Vocals,Electric Cello,Steel Cello
van der Beek   Percussion,Piano,Vocals
American Heritage Lyceum Philharmonic Orchestra   Performing Ensemble

Technical Credits

Ludwig van Beethoven   Inspiration
Gabriel Fauré   Inspiration
Gustav Holst   Inspiration
Antonio Vivaldi   Inspiration
John Williams [composer]   Original Material
Harold Arlen   Original Material
Jon Schmidt   Composer,Producer
Johann Sebastian Bach   Inspiration
Brian Eno   Original Material
Paul Epworth   Original Material
David Simoné   Management
Sia   Original Material
Alex Boyé   Composer,Lyric Adaptations
Elisa Peimer   Marketing
Guy Berryman   Original Material
Jonny Buckland   Original Material
David Guetta   Original Material
Steven Sharp Nelson   Composer,Producer
David Hodges   Original Material
Giorgio Tuinfort   Original Material
Rami Yacoub   Original Material
Savan Kotecha   Original Material
Winston Simone   Management
Scott Farthing   Marketing
Joseph Brackett   Original Material
Chris Martin   Original Material
John Powell   Original Material
Leslie Collman-Smith   Marketing
Nick Van De Wall   Original Material
Carl Falk   Original Material
Adele Adkins   Original Material
van der Beek   Composer,Producer,Engineer
Angela Barkan   Publicity
Christina Perri   Original Material
R. B. Tedder   Original Material
William Champion   Original Material
Kayson Brown   Composer

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The Piano Guys 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 5 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
These guys are unbelievable. I played this for guest while getting dinner ready. Everyone loves it!! Please make more for us to enjoy.
fishingfly More than 1 year ago
These guys are a visual and musical joy. They are simply the most enjoyable musical performance you'll ever see no matter what type of music you enjoy. They love what they are doing and it shows and they are as good at it as anyone I've ever seen!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Exceptional and soul soothing!
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