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 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...
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Editorial Reviews

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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 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”
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.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/2/2012
  • Label: Masterworks
  • UPC: 887254767626
  • Catalog Number: 547676
  • Sales rank: 131

Album Credits

Performance Credits
The 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
Al 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
Mark Wilder Mastering
Paul Epworth Original Material
David Simoné Management
Alex Boyé Composer, Lyric Adaptations
Elisa Peimer Marketing
Guy Berryman Original Material
Jon Buckland Original Material
Sia Furler 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
Al van der Beek Composer, Producer, Engineer
Jonathan Buckland Original Material
Angela Barkan Publicity
Christina Perri Original Material
R. B. Tedder Original Material
William Champion Original Material
Kayson Brown Composer
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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 8, 2013

    These guys are unbelievable. I played this for guest while getti

    These guys are unbelievable. I played this for guest while getting dinner ready. Everyone loves it!! Please make more for us to enjoy.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted March 20, 2013

    These guys are a visual and musical joy. They are simply the mos

    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!

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 6, 2013

    Exceptional and soul soothing!

    Exceptional and soul soothing!

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