Nijmegen, The Netherlands – Public Pianos Event – 2014

In 2014 I visited for the first time the beautiful town of Nijmegen in The Netherlands, my friend musician, singer and songwriter Rhea Elise invited me to enjoy the public pianos placed in her town, so this is what Rhea said about this beautiful event:Our project was called Playing outside (Buiten spelen in Dutch) andContinue reading “Nijmegen, The Netherlands – Public Pianos Event – 2014”

Geneva, Switzerland – Public Pianos – 2014

From 9 to 22 June 2014, 45 street pianos brought music to the streets of 17 municipalities in the canton of Geneva and neighbouring France – creating smiles and moments of sharing. Located in public parks, streets and squares, the pianos were for any member of the public to play and enjoy! More Info At:Continue reading “Geneva, Switzerland – Public Pianos – 2014”

Luxembourg – Public Pianos – 2014

The City of Luxembourg and the Luxembourg City Tourist Office presented Play Me, I’m Yours for its very first edition in Luxembourg from 7 to 21 June 2014. 16 street pianos – one of them mobile – invaded public spaces across Luxembourg’s capital city bringing joy to both inhabitants and visitors. The street pianos, decorated by youth community groups and schools,Continue reading “Luxembourg – Public Pianos – 2014”

Boston , USA – Public Pianos – 2013

To celebrate its 75th anniversary season, Celebrity Series of Boston presented Play Me, I’m Yours from September 27 – October 14 2013. Located in public spaces in Boston and Cambridge, 75 pianos decorated by local artists were available for anyone to play and enjoy. The pianos that remain in good working condition were donated to local charitable organisations. More InfoContinue reading “Boston , USA – Public Pianos – 2013”

Paris, France – Public Pianos – 2013

46 street pianos, decorated by artists and groups, were placed across the entire city from 25 June to 9 July 2013 for people to play and enjoy. During this two week period 40 micro-concerts were played by amateur and professional musicians.  Following the event, the pianos were offered to non-profit organisations, schools and hospitals. More infoContinue reading “Paris, France – Public Pianos – 2013”

Munich , Germany – Public Pianos – 2013

From Saturday 4 – Sunday 19 May, 14 Street Pianos were distributed across the streets of Munich. Located in public parks, streets and squares, the pianos were for any member of the public to play and enjoy.  Some of the pianos were decorated and personalised by the public, while others were designed by artists orContinue reading “Munich , Germany – Public Pianos – 2013”

Cambridge, U.K. – Public Pianos – 2012

From 22nd October to the 3rd November 2012, the University of Cambridge, brought ‘Play me, I’m Yours’ to the city as part of the University of Cambridge’s Festival of Ideas . 15 pianos, designed and decorated by local artists and community groups featured in public parks, streets and green spaces across Cambridge for any member of the publicContinue reading “Cambridge, U.K. – Public Pianos – 2012”

London, U.K.– Public Pianos – 2012

In 2012 the City of London Festival celebrated its golden anniversary on a grand scale, presenting Play Me, I’m Yours with 50 golden street pianos spread across London landmarks and beauty spots for three weeks, from 24 June until 13 July 2012. Most of these pianos were donated to good causes at the end of the presentation, butContinue reading “London, U.K.– Public Pianos – 2012”