Play Me, I'm Yours. The Street Piano ProjectJanuary 19th, 2015 by Sarah Adams
British artist, Luke Jerram has taken the globe by storm with his 'Play Me, I'm Yours' project. Over 1,300 piano's have been set up in cities across the world, inviting musicians to play them. The idea, was initially set up to encourage new musicians to unleash their hidden musical talents.
The project launched in 2008, with a singular piano set up in Birmingham, It was estimated that over 140,000 people played the piano or listened to others play in Birmingham alone.
Now, 2015 there are more than 1,300 pianos set up in 45 cities across the globe. Members of the public have taken to the internet to share some incredible talent. We have put together some of our personal favourites! If you are a piano teacher, or a talented young musician, why not find a street piano near you!