List of famous pianists with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

Pianists are the musicians who play the piano. The piano is a versatile musical instrument that can be played across several genres of Western music, and thus pianists prominently figure among the favourite musicians of not only the western countries, but also around the globe. Since piano is a keyboard instrument, many pianists are also skilled at playing other similar instruments such as harpsichord, synthesizers and organ. Pianists play a wide variety of music, ranging from classical to jazz and all types of popular music. Beethoven and Clementi were renowned pianists form the classical era while another much acclaimed musician, Mozart is considered to the world’ first “concert pianist”. Chopin and Liszt of the romantic era were accomplished pianists whose techniques continue to inspire the modern musician. Coming to the modern world, the Russian Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev, counted among the top composers of the 20th century created several masterpieces across numerous musical genres. Contemporary American pianist Philip Aaberg though trained in classical music can effortlessly incorporate elements of jazz, rock and blues into his compositions while the German pianist Markus Burger has created a name for himself in New Age music. This section provides you information about the life and works of famous pianists from all over the world.

Celine DionCeline Dion
(Canadian)
Skylar GreySkylar Grey
(American)

Josh GrobanJosh Groban
(American)
Nina SimoneNina Simone
(American)
Norah JonesNorah Jones
(American)

Sufjan StevensSufjan Stevens
(American)
Jack WhiteJack White
(American)
Joe WalshJoe Walsh
(American)

Don HenleyDon Henley
(American)
Roger WatersRoger Waters
(British)
Sean LennonSean Lennon
(American)

Jeff LynneJeff Lynne
(British)
Brandon FlowersBrandon Flowers
(American)
Van MorrisonVan Morrison
(Northern Irish)

Lisa LopesLisa Lopes
(American)
Natalie ColeNatalie Cole
(American)
Steven Van ZandtSteven Van Zandt
(American)

Ike TurnerIke Turner
(American)
Gregg AllmanGregg Allman
(American)
The EdgeThe Edge
(Irish)

Jimmy SwaggartJimmy Swaggart
(American)
Fats DominoFats Domino
(American)
Christine McVieChristine McVie
(British)

Brendon UrieBrendon Urie
(American)
Todd RundgrenTodd Rundgren
(American)
Isaac HayesIsaac Hayes
(American)

Trent ReznorTrent Reznor
(American)
Dave MustaineDave Mustaine
(American)
Tim MinchinTim Minchin
(Australian)

Kevin JonasKevin Jonas
(American)
Herbie HancockHerbie Hancock
(American)
Randy NewmanRandy Newman
(American)

MobyMoby
(American)
Franz SchubertFranz Schubert
(Austrian)
Jennifer NettlesJennifer Nettles
(American)

ZeddZedd
(German,Russian)
Phil LynottPhil Lynott
(Irish)
Burt BacharachBurt Bacharach
(American)

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