Tasmanian pianist’s pop-up performances lifting locals’ spirits during pandemic

Kelvin Smith says he got inspiration from the New Zealand film The Piano. Join the 6pm team as they bring you the latest news from here and overseas Daily at 6pm on TVNZ 1 Get more at: https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news On Demand – https://www.tvnz.co.nz/shows/one-news-at-6pm Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/1NEWSNZ Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/1newsnz Twitter – https://twitter.com/1NewsNZ

The Tasmanian man taking his music to ‘beautiful places’ | ABC News

When Kelvin Smith’s passion for music was reignited, he set out to make people smile by playing a piano in the most spectacular outdoor settings he could think of. Read more here: https://ab.co/2AOSKD8 For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on iview: https://ab.co/2OB7Mk1 Subscribe to us on … Read more The Tasmanian man taking his music to ‘beautiful places’ | ABC News

Michelle Dockery Used to Rock Out with a Teenage Metal Band

Michelle Dockery shares her progress relearning to play her favorite angsty teen songs on piano and guitar during quarantine, reacts to her first Boston Red Sox game and explains how her fundraiser It Takes Our Village is helping below-the-line crews in need during the coronavirus pandemic. Subscribe NOW to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: … Read more Michelle Dockery Used to Rock Out with a Teenage Metal Band

Musical conversation with Samantha Farrell (Podcast)

Samantha Farrell is the assistant to Vladimir Bulović, the director of MIT.nano, as well as a professional musician. Here, she talks about how music is keeping her focused, productive, and sane and how in times like these, “. . . the arts really shine, people’s humanity can really shine, and musicians and filmmakers and artists … Read more Musical conversation with Samantha Farrell (Podcast)

Rock’n’roll pioneer Little Richard dies aged 87

Little Richard, the self-proclaimed “architect of rock ‘n’ roll” whose piercing wail, pounding piano and towering pompadour irrevocably altered popular music while introducing black R&B to white America, died Saturday. He was 87. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe … Read more Rock’n’roll pioneer Little Richard dies aged 87

Coronavirus: Lockdown Italy | People and Power

When the coronavirus pandemic began spreading across the world earlier this year, Italy quickly became one of Europe’s worst-affected nations and soon after went into lockdown. As its hospitals began to falter under the growing strain, its economy ground to a halt and the population retreated into their homes. We asked two filmmakers from Rome, … Read more Coronavirus: Lockdown Italy | People and Power

Ezra Koenig: Flower Moon/Stranger/Big Blue Medley (The Tonight Show: At Home Edition)

Vampire Weekend’s Ezra Koenig accompanies himself on the piano while performing a medley of “Flower Moon,” “Stranger” and “Big Blue” in his home for The Tonight Show. Subscribe NOW to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: http://bit.ly/1nwT1aN Watch The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Weeknights 11:35/10:35c Get more The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: https://www.nbc.com/the-tonight-show … Read more Ezra Koenig: Flower Moon/Stranger/Big Blue Medley (The Tonight Show: At Home Edition)

Netflix Recommendations, Tea Bag Trick Shots & Piano Practice | Winks & Mings | Micah Phones Ep 1

In episode 1 of our new series Micah Phones, ex-England international Micah Richards talks to Harry Winks and Tyrone Mings about Zoom workouts, home cooking, finding new hobbies and the mental challenge of lockdown. Subscribe to England: http://bit.ly/FATVSub The FA: http://www.thefa.com Wembley Stadium: http://www.wembleystadium.com TWITTER The FA: http://www.twitter.com/fa The England Football Team: http://www.twitter.com/england Wembley Stadium: … Read more Netflix Recommendations, Tea Bag Trick Shots & Piano Practice | Winks & Mings | Micah Phones Ep 1

British ambassador plays musical tribute to Covid-19 health workers in UK and Portugal

The British ambassador to Portugal, who has been posting videos of himself playing the piano in honour of health workers in the UK and Portugal, has become something of an internet sensation. Chris Sainty began sharing his performances on Twitter during the Covid-19 lockdown. In a video where is he is playing the tune of … Read more British ambassador plays musical tribute to Covid-19 health workers in UK and Portugal

Lucien and the Kimono Orchestra pays tribute to his grandfather on album ‘piano matinée’

Paris-based band Lucien and the Kimono Orchestra has made a name for itself on the French music scene, honing a jazz-funk sound bordering on pop and electro. Lucien Bruguière, the composer behind the project, speaks to Florence Villeminot in lockdown about his latest venture: a personal, instrumental piano album called “piano matinée” released in January. Subscribe to … Read more Lucien and the Kimono Orchestra pays tribute to his grandfather on album ‘piano matinée’

Pastor plays salvaged piano from rubble of church after powerful storms | ABC News

A pastor in Chattanooga, Tennessee, salvaged a piano from the rubble of his church, which was destroyed by a powerful storm. The worship leader began to play among the debris, as a symbol of hope among the destruction. https://abcn.ws/34CeQUt SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://bit.ly/2vZb6yP Watch More on http://abcnews.go.com/ LIKE ABC News on FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/abcnews FOLLOW … Read more Pastor plays salvaged piano from rubble of church after powerful storms | ABC News

Piano van in Hong Kong offers mobile music lessons

A Hong Kong music school is taking its classes on the road. Evan Kam gives piano lessons from his truck to reduce social interaction – and the risk of coronavirus infection – for both the teacher and students. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP … Read more Piano van in Hong Kong offers mobile music lessons

‘Stay positive’ says 98-year-old who beat coronavirus

Being rushed to hospital with a cough and a temperature during this pandemic would be a frightening experience for anyone. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) But 98-year-old Daphne Shah, who loves to play the piano, has defied the odds and is recovering from Covid-19. ———————– Follow us on Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/Channel4News

Elton John Hosts Mega Celebrity Quarantine Concert

Elton John hosted a truly A-List celebrity concert from home, as the big names turned up, virtually, in force to put together this online concert. Billie Eilish, Mariah Carey, Alicia Keys and Dave Grohl opened their doors — literally — as the musicians performed from their homes for an hour-long benefit concert to raise money … Read more Elton John Hosts Mega Celebrity Quarantine Concert

Barcelona pianist regales neighbors with balcony concert

From his red brick balcony in central Barcelona, Alberto Gestoso Arce played the piano for his neighbors who are confined at home under Spain’s state of emergency. The video he uploaded went viral, receiving close to a million views on social media. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): … Read more Barcelona pianist regales neighbors with balcony concert