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Famous Pianists in Music History (Part 12)

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Birthdays 1101 - 1,148 of 1,148

  • 1975-04-16 Joanna Ławrynowicz, Polish classical pianist, born in Warsaw, Poland [1]
  • 1975-05-03 Maksim Mrvica, Croatian pianist, born in Šibenik, Croatia
  • 1975-05-18 Zach Gill, American singer-songwriter, pianist, accordion player and banjo picker (Animal Liberation Orchestra; Jack Johnson), born in Santa Clara County, California
  • 1976-04-30 Amanda Palmer, American performance artist, pianist, singer, and lyricist (The Dresden Dolls), born in New York City
  • 1976-07-13 Huw Watkins, British pianist and contemporary classical music composer, born in South Wales
  • 1976-08-31 Vincent Delerm, French singer-songwriter, pianist and composer
  • 1976-11-30 Martin Kasík, Czech concert pianist, born in Frenštát, Czech Republic

Person of interestChris Martin

1977-03-02 Chris Martin, British rock singer-songwriter, ans piano player (Coldplay - "Viva la Vida"), born in Exeter, Devon, England

Lead Vocalist of Coldplay Chris Martin
Lead Vocalist of Coldplay
Chris Martin
  • 1977-08-09 Aldona Nawrocka, Polish pianist, composer and educator, born in Rzeszów, Poland
  • 1977-09-23 Rachael Yamagata, American singer-songwriter and piano player, born in Arlington, Virginia
  • 1978-04-06 Robert Glasper, American jazz, neo-soul, and R&B pianist, songwriter, arranger, and producer, born in Houston, Texas
  • 1978-04-06 Armen Nalbandian, Armenian-American jazz pianist, composer, and activist, born in Manchester, England
  • 1978-12-14 Martina Filjak, Croatian concert pianist, born in Zagreb, Croatia
  • 1979-03-26 Hiromi Uehara, Japanese jazz pianist (Spiral), born in Hamamatsu, Japan

Person of interestNorah Jones

1979-03-30 Norah Jones, American pop and jazz singer and pianist ("Come Away With Me"), born in Brooklyn, New York

Singer and Pianist Norah Jones
Singer and Pianist
Norah Jones
  • 1979-07-09 Tolga Bedir, Turkish jazz pianist, composer, and arranger, born in Istanbul, Turkey
  • 1979-07-17 Brendan James, American piano player, and singer-songwriter born in Derry, New Hampshire
  • 1979-08-20 Jamie Cullum, English singer-songwriter, pianist and radio presenter, born in Rochford, England
  • 1979-09-30 Clio-Danae Othoneou, Greek actress, musician and pianistn born in Thessaloniki, Greece
  • 1980-01-16 Lukasz Urbaniak, Polish classical pianist, composer and teacher, born in Bydgoszcz, Poland

Person of interestAlicia Keys

1981-01-25 Alicia Keys [Cook], American pop and R&B singer-songwriter, and pianist ("Girl On Fire"; 'No One"), born in NYC, New York

Singer-Songwriter Alicia Keys
Alicia Keys
  • 1981-03-14 Mei-Ting Sun, Chinese concert pianist, born in Shanghai, China
  • 1981-04-13 Justyna Danczowska, Polish concert pianist, born in Krakow, Poland
  • 1981-05-26 Isaac Sladen, American vocalist, pianist, and songwriter (The Fray - "How To Save A Life"; "You Found Me"), born in Boulder, Colorado
  • 1981-09-08 Etsuko Tajima, Japanese jazz pianist, and composer, born in Tokyo, Japan
  • 1981-12-01 Marcus Johnson, American jazz keyboard and piano player, born in Columbus, Ohio
  • 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, born in Chongqing, China
  • 1983-06-15 Julia Fischer, German violinist and pianist, born in Munich, Germany
  • 1984-02-14 Víkingur Ólafsson, Icelandic concert pianist, born in Reykjavík, Iceland
  • 1984-09-24 Taylor Eigsti, American Grammy Award-winning jazz pianist, composer (Lucky To Be Me), orchestrator, and educator, born in Menlo Park, California
  • 1985-04-21 Łukasz Trepczyński, Polish classical pianist,born in Radomsko, Poland
  • 1985-06-30 Rafal Blechacz, Polish classical pianist, born in Nakło nad Notecią, Poland
  • 1985-09-12 Champian Fulton, American jazz pianist and singer (Birdsong), born in Norman, Oklahoma
  • 1986-02-11 Bruno Vlahek, Croatian concert pianist and contemporary classical composer, born in Zagreb, Croatia
  • 1986-07-24 Alissa Firsova, Russian-British classical pianist and composer (Tree of Hope; Paradiso), and conductor, born in Moscow, Russia
  • 1986-11-11 Jon Batiste, American jazz pianist, bandleader (Stay Human; The Late Show with Stephen Colbert), and composer (Soul), born in Metairie, Louisiana,
  • 1987-06-21 Khatia Buniatishvili, French-Georgian concert pianist, born in Batumi, Georgia
  • 1987-09-19 Muhammad Iqbal Siddiq, Indonesian concert pianist and teacher, born in Jakarta, Indonesia
  • 1989-05-22 Christian Sands, American jazz pianist and composer, born in New Haven, Connecticut
  • 1991-07-18 Karina Pasian, American-Dominican pop and R&B singer, and pianist, born in New York City
  • 1992-04-18 Jēkabs Jančevskis, Latvian pianist, choral and orchestral composer (When; Adveniat Regnum), and teacher, born in Riga, Latvia
  • 1992-07-08 Benjamin Grosvenor, British pianist
  • 1995-03-23 Jan Lisiecki, Canadian classical pianist, born in Calgary, Alberta
  • 1996-10-26 Onutė Gražinytė, Lithuanian classical pianist, born in Vilnus, Lithuania
  • 2000-08-29 Domas Žeromskas, Lithuanian jazz pianist, born in Vilnius, Lithuania
  • 2000-09-08 Shane Dylan, American jazz-hip-hop pianist composer, and record producer, born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 2001-04-03 Matthew Whitaker, American jazz pianist (Outta The Box), born in Hackensack, New Jersey

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