Today in Pianist History (Part 5)

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 401 - 451 of 451

  • 1957-11-14 Frank Affolter, pianist/writer/composer (If Nobody Does)
  • 1958-01-02 Vladimir Ovchinnikov, Russian pianist
  • 1958-01-31 Tom Schuman, pianist (Spyro Gyra-Morning Dance)
  • 1958-04-10 Yefim Bronfman, Russian-born pianist
  • 1958-07-26 Angela Hewitt, Canadian classical pianist
  • 1958-10-20 Ivo Pogorelich, Belgrade Yugoslavia, pianist (1978 Casagrande winner)
  • 1958-10-20 Ivo Pogorelic, Croatian pianist
  • 1959-04-27 Louis Lortie, French Canadian concert pianist
  • 1960-12-21 Louis Demetrius Alvanis, London-based pianist
  • 1961-05-11 Cecile Licad, pianist (Leventritt Award-1981), born in Manila, Philippines
  • 1961-09-05 Marc-André Hamelin, Canadian pianist, born in Montreal, Canada
  • 1961-09-07 Jean-Yves Thibaudet, French Pianist
  • 1961-10-08 Ted Kooshian, American jazz pianist
  • 1961-11-22 Stephen Hough, British concert pianist
  • 1962-10-05 Ken Noda, American pianist (Rivalry), born in NYC, New York
  • 1962-12-28 Rachel Z, American pianist
  • 1963-02-08 Joshua Kadison, American pianist and songwriter
  • 1963-06-08 Kino Haitsma, pianist/arrangeur (Josephine)
  • 1963-08-22 Tori Amos [Myra Ellen Amos], American pianist and vocalist (Under The Pink), born in Newton, North Carolina
  • 1964-11-07 Liam O'Maonlai, Irish vocalist/pianist (Hothouse Flowers-I'm Sorry)
  • 1964-11-16 Diana Krall, Canadian Jazz pianist and singer
  • 1965-07-05 Eyran Katsenelenbogen, Israeli jazz pianist
  • 1968-02-12 Grégory Charles, French Canadian singer, dancer, pianist, radio and television host
  • 1968-11-09 Nazzareno Carusi, Italian pianist
  • 1969-08-30 Dimitris Sgouros, Greek pianist
  • 1969-11-07 Hélène Grimaud, French pianist
  • 1970-04-07 Leif Ove Andsnes, Norwegian pianist
  • 1970-05-10 Gabriela Montero, Venezuelan-American pianist, born in Caracas
  • 1970-08-23 Brad Mehldau, American pianist
  • 1970-11-20 Geoffrey Keezer, American jazz pianist
  • 1971-09-21 Alfonso Ribeiro, American actor/pianist (Alfonso-Silver Spoons), born in NYC, New York
  • 1971-10-10 Evgeny Kissin, Russian pianist
  • 1972-07-06 Mark Gasser, British pianist
  • 1973-02-11 Ethan Iverson, jazz pianist

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1973-04-14 Adrien Brody, American actor (The Pianist, The Grand Budapest Hotel), born in NYC, New York

  • 1973-09-23 Ingrid Fliter, Argentinian pianist
  • 1974-07-31 Emilia Fox, English actress (The Pianist), born in London
  • 1974-09-26 Boris Cepeda, German-Ecuadorian pianist and diplomat
  • 1975-05-03 Maksim Mrvica, Croatian pianist
  • 1976-08-31 Vincent Delerm, French singer-songwriter, pianist and composer
  • 1979-03-26 Hiromi Uehara, Japanese jazz pianist

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1979-03-30 Norah Jones, American singer and pianist, born in Brooklyn, New York

Singer & Pianist Norah Jones
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Norah Jones
  • 1979-09-30 Clio-Danae Othoneou, Greek actress, musician and pianist
  • 1981-03-14 Mei-Ting Sun, Chinese-born pianist
  • 1982-06-14 Lang Lang, Chinese concert pianist (The Painted Veil, Berlin Philharmonic), born in Shenyang, China
  • 1982-10-07 Li Yundi, Chinese classical pianist
  • 1984-09-22 Eduardo Rubio, Mexican pilot and pianist
  • 1985-06-30 Rafal Blechacz, Polish classical pianist
  • 1991-07-18 Karina Pasian, American singer and pianist
  • 1992-07-08 Benjamin Grosvenor, British pianist
  • 1995-03-23 Jan Lisiecki, Canadian Pianist

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