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Policeman street piano

8 amazing performances on street pianos

London Symphony Orchestra on Trafalgar Square

Valery Gergiev exclusive: ‘It’s hugely important for young children to be included in the great world of classical music’

touch piano

Play the piano using your keyboard: no skills required

Bartolomeo Cristofori

Google celebrates the inventor of the piano with a special doodle

Lang Lang

Lang Lang Talks Practising

Curtis Elton

11-year-old becomes youngest ever person to receive a music degree

Musical orbit

How do you conquer stage fright? Should you ever play for free? 12 classical professionals tackle the most frequently asked muso questions

Yuja Wang

15 steps to being an AMAZING pianist

Valentina Lisitsa

Valentina Lisitsa: My ten tips for how to become a viral YouTube star

Piano stores closing

Extinction beckons for piano shops in US as children lose interest

Mozart - Turkish March (Rondo alla Turca from Sonata No. 11)

Dejan Lazic

Pianist's attempt to censor negative review goes viral

peugeot pleyel piano

Peugeot have just made the world's coolest piano

Lang Lang plays toy piano

Lang Lang came to Classic FM and played our toy piano

Ravel piano

The best classical music for piano left hand

man plays beethoven at airport

Airport pianist stuns passengers with Beethoven medley: video

clouds rays light

Clouds play piano in new composition