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Keith James Photo: Tony Lomazzo
Keith James Photo: Tony Lomazzo
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Watch Keith James Cover Billy Joel, Elton John And More Live

For those that may not get a chance to stop out to see me play solo or maybe you've caught a live show but wanna relive some moments, here's a few tunes that I captured for you

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Move Over Max Rebo – Try Brockett Parson’s 360 Degree PianoArc

We may not be able to make real lightsabers yet, but 30 years after we saw Return of the Jedi on the big screen, keyboardists everywhere are drooling because someone finally invented a piano like the one that blue elephant bandleader Max Rebo played

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Photo by Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images
Photo by Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images
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Who Should Play Keys In The 2014 Keith James All Star Band?

Now that Elliott Ciotti of Enemy Down, half of the band COSTON and Shawn Scribner of Blame Anchor have all been voted in, it's time to find that final musician for the 2014 Keith James All-Star Band!

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photo: (David Lanz) Keith James
photo: (David Lanz) Keith James
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My Brush With David Lanz – Classic Artist In Disguise

As a little boy in the third grade, my grandmother gave me a ripped cassette tape (we didn't know that it was a crime back then) that she'd made form a record of some peaceful piano music.

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Photo by Vagn Hansen/BIPs/Getty Images
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Introducing The ‘Perfect Pitch’ Piano Dogs

Perfect pitch is one of the most sought after skills that a musician can acquire, some are born with it and some learn it over time, but how jealous would you be if you found out that animals could possess this discernment as well?

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Dueling Pianos With Transiberian Orchestra’s ‘Wish Liszt’

Every Christmas season TSO comes to either Buffalo or Albany and every year I end up missing them, so the only way I can catch the show is on YouTube. I stumbled on this video of the ENTIRE show. If you've seen dueling pianos before, you'll appreciate this back and forth during 'Wish Liszt'

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Andrew Blendermann’s Magic Christmas Piano Draws Attention At Chicago’s Union Station

Imagine walking past a piano having a heated convo and the piano abruptly starts playing ominous music by itself to go along with your gestures, or you sit down to play chopsticks and then the piano suddenly plays the other part with you no-handed

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The Piano Guys In The Holiday Spirit – ‘Angels We Have Heard On High’

My son Brady's ninth birthday was this past month and he's been showing a huge interest in playing piano like his dad recently, so I thought I'd get him some early audio inspiration hearkening to the Christmas Season.

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Keith James / TSM
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How Do You Fit A Grand Piano Through A Doorway?

Yesterday, the final piece of my new home arrived... my beloved piano! As a teacher I get this question a lot: 'How in the WORLD do you fit that thing through the door?' Well, it's quite simple and here's the deets!

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Watch Two People Play Bach On The Monster Piano At FAO Schwarz

It's been a quarter century since we saw Tom Hanks and Robert Loggia dance on the huge floor piano in 1988's big (Gosh they just don't make movies like this anymore) and this video popped up in my Facebook feed and I just had to share it with you!

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Sound Good While Playing The Piano Without Even Trying
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How To Sound Good Playing The Piano, Without A Single Lesson [Video]

Well, besides THIS one that is. In 4 minutes, these guys outline an easy concept about piano playing that many of the greats like Stevie Wonder already instinctively know and apply every single time they take the stage.

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Jazz Pianist And Legend Dave Brubeck (Known For His Hit ‘Take Five’) Has Died At Age 91

 

A legend in the world of jazz is now gone at the ripe old age of 91, maybe a testament that jazz music can help you live longer? As a pianist myself (although not a jazz one by any means), I can say he will be sorely missed by all musicians and fans alike. He's no longer with us but like most legends, his

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