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Episode 9 of “The Apprentice”

Can anyone identify the piano solo played in the background of the cafe scene in Episode 9 of "The Apprentice" played on 28 November 2018? It starts at around 43.30mins. Sounds like Chopin but I don'...
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Piano music used in YouTube Spotlight video

I'm trying to identify the piano music used in this video. It plays through the video's entirety which is only fifty two seconds long. I'm unsure if it has been made specifically or is part of a ...
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Similar tunes to “Soirée de Vienne”?

I’m learning this piano piece, “Soirée de Vienne” by Alfred Grünfeld. Halfway through the piece, there is this interesting melody I have heard before. I will attach a photo of the section. In a ...
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Did Glenn Gould's humming bother other musicians during concerts?

I hope this question is appropriate on this SE. Maybe it's a bit of a trivia but somehow I see it as part of music history. So Glenn Gould's humming is notorious and does not need to be discussed. ...
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What does “Square-O” mean?

There is a piece of piano music called Square-O by Elissa Milne. I would like to know the meaning of it.
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Which tune is this and how do I search for the name? Musipedia gives error

Hear out this The tune It has been stuck in my head for a while but I am unable to search for this on http://www.musipedia.org/query_by_humming.html. It gives a "No hash given error".
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Quiet solo piano piece in Youtube video

I would like to know where the music piece in this video is coming from (from 0:00 to 2:30, and it starts again from 2:38). Typically, what is the artist, the title, etc.? (Ultimately, I would like ...
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What is this piano piece from a FedEx commercial?

There's an commercial for FedEx that has a really cool piano song playing in the background. https://youtu.be/nDIx14niT14 What song is this? It sounds like it might be something classical, but it's ...
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Genre of “This Loneliness” from *The Godfather* (Carmine Coppola)

I am trying to identify the genre of music my grandpa used to play on the piano. He is no longer around and no one in my family knows. After a lot of looking I was able to find one example, 'This ...
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What are the instruments (digital or analogue) used in this song?

This is one of my favorite songs -- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3cHdXoXB19o Can you please tell me what are the instruments (digital/analogue/acoustic) used in the above song?
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What is the name of this piano melody?

I heard this piece on YouTube; does anyone know what it is?
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Beautiful piano song. But can't tell the title

I use to listen this song in the corridors of my university. And I keep thinking where does it come from. There are no lyrics, just a (hesitant) piano that interprets a song that should come from a ...
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What is the most accurate and if available complete book of beatles sheet music for piano and/or guitar?

I'm looking for, primarily, a book of sheet music that has most Beatles recordings for piano/ solo piano. If there's one available specifically for guitar I'd be interested in that as well. I'm not ...
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What does the melody sound like in “This Life Is Lost” from Dr. Peacock & Sefa?

Somehow the melody of This Life is Lost reminds me of a similar melody of a piano song. Has anyone made the same remark?
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What is the title of this classic Russian(?) piano song?

I am trying to identify a song my mom played on piano when I was little. She learned it by ear approx 60 years ago in Canada (her cousin, also Canadian, taught her) and just knows it as "the russian ...
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Genre similar to instrumental version of “Elder Brothers” (ambient piano, OD electric guitar)

I would really love to identify a genre of songs that are ambient and instrumental, with piano, maybe some slight overdriven electric guitar that has room-type reverb and delays, just picking some ...
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Arpeggiated piano piece from live performance

Please help me identify this piano piece https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=92Evl3kuVpI
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Identifying a piano sonata

Could you please help me to identify a piano sonata? If it helps, I remember playing it in my second year of piano classes. I tried sound search with shazam, sound hound and midomi, to no avail. ...
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Shostakovich - Preludes and Fugues, Op.87 - recording

I can't seeem to find a recording of Martha Argerich playing Shostakovich - Preludes and Fugues, Op.87, although I saw her performing the Fugue in A minor by Shostakovich on Rick Beato's channel. Does ...
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Unknown avant-garde piano song performed by Kyari Leen Alcantara

I have no idea what the title of this beautiful solo piano piece is. It kinda reminds me of an obscure avant-garde style. Here is the YouTube link: Kyari Leen Alcantara - Piano, Adult Recital, AUp
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Is there a high quality audio recording of Widmung (Schumann - Liszt) by Martha Argerich?

The title basically says it. The only recording of her playing the piece that I could find was this one on Youtube, but the sound quality is very bad. Does anybody know if I can find a better ...
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Spanish song with piano, black & white album cover, red rose

I'm currently looking for a song, despite not knowing the name or lyrics. It was a song I heard about 3 years ago, while just browsing a page, but ended up looking the Youtube page for. The album ...
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Dark emotional piano theme with a female singer saying “Right” repeatedly

I can't remember the name nor exactly all the lyrics, but for 3 months i keep remembering the first part of it and get nowhere, as i recall it was once in my favs of YouTube now gone (deleted or ...
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Song about stars, long piano intro, rap

There was a song I was obsessed with in college (2009/2010) that I can’t remember for the life of me and it’s driving me insane! It may have come out around that year or a bit earlier. Definitely a ...
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the piano background of this video

I am not intending to promote any video or political information. However, when I was listening to this video, the background music amazed me. What is the background music of this video? It is more ...
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Identify the number of 11 Beethoven piano sonatas

I pursue a hobby called "geocaching". Currently, I am trying to solve a puzzle which requires that I identify the sonata number of 11 of Beethoven's piano sonatas, from sheet music (see attached ...
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What is the name of this piano track (feel like Richard Clayderman's)?

Does anyone know this piano track? I feel like it's by Richard but I can't find it. Hope someone to know about it. Thank you! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=velIZQyGTP0
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Please, help identifying a classical(?) piano piece

Please, help identifying this song. (It plays in the background, you might have to unmute the video.) The best Shazam match I got is 'Chopin - 12 Etudes, Op.8: No.9'. But I can't find the exact part. ...
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What is the name of this demo song for this keyboard?

I own this keyboard, and I'm trying to identify its 95th demo song. I can't seem to find its name in the resources that came with the keyboard. I've also tried Shazam and keyboard search websites such ...
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Piano song with three hands in romantic films

I'm currently looking for a piano song which is heard in multiple films. I can't remember the name of those films although. The piano song is played with three hands. The song is often played in a ...
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Musicals with ragtime songs?

I need to play a song from a musical for my music assessment, I am wondering if there are any ragtime songs in a musical that can be played on piano. Oh, and not too easy please, something fun and ...
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Can someone identify this classical track?

could someone please identify the song from 00:13? It's a bit hard to hear because it was recorded on the airport and there is someone talking in the speaker. It's a classical track that I've heard ...
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Melancholy piano waltz

I've tried my best on several websites/apps to find out what was that piano piece, but couldn't find anything. Any ideas? I have added the piano piece on youtube Thank you!
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Is there a prepared piano in Staier's recording of Diabelli Variations?

In Andreas Staier recording of Beethoven's Diabelli Variations, there is some weird stuff going on throughout variations 22 and 23 (recording here starts at var 22). It sounds like there's paper ...
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Electronica song with scream, piano, synthesizer (“Best Street Workout Motivation Music 2015”)

Hey guys I need your help I'm looking for an electronic song I used to listen to when I worked out. There was a YT Video called :"Best Street Workout Motivation Music 2015". Sadly the video got ...
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Genre of “Someone Like You” (Van Morrison)

The Song is "Someone Like You" from Van Morrison. I would like to know the genre of this song and if could direct me to videos where this song is being played using a keyboard/piano, it would be of ...
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Intro similar to Nightcore's “Wrong Side of Heaven”

The first 7 seconds of this song, Nightcore - Wrong Side of Heaven, remind me of a similar intro of a different track, but I cannot recall it. Do you know any song with intro similar to the one I ...
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Sheet Music Identification

I found this snippet of a piece in a box, and it's really frustrating me that I don't know what it is. It's clearly written for piano, and judging by the publication information at the bottom, it's by ...
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“Tang and Song Dynasty” piano instrumental background song

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=51dLMpNziAo The piano song is played throughout the whole video.
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Piano piece from Jay Chou movie

https://youtu.be/wjiA1iPMjE4?t=51m44s This is a movie from Jay Chou, in which he writes his own music to use for the movie. However, I'm unsure if this piano piece in the link above is written by ...
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Piano arrangement identification from one measure of sheet music

On Music.SE, someone posted a question about how to play a particular piano piece. The piece appears to be in 12/8 time and E-flat major, and looks extremely awkward to play. The author of the ...
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Identify classical waltz played on Korean show? [closed]

Does anyone know what's the first song she plays? It's brief but so wonderful, appreciate if any of you knows. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CLTTuZ8i_3w
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What piano piece is this?

https://youtu.be/Q21DmLCluhs this is a video I took of someone playing this song and I really want to know what it is so I can learn it.
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A unknown disconsolate classical piano piece

Does anybody know the name of this classical piano pieace? https://youtu.be/BlsT4TazrUE
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What is the name of Opus No. 8 by Nikolay Ladukhin?

This is a question regarding an historical Russian composer. I have done much research regarding the works of Nikolay Ladukhin (Russian: Николай Михайлович Ладухин). However, piecing together a more ...
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Score for song possibly called “The Swiss Cuckoo”

I'm looking for the score to a song that I thought was called "Cuckoo Clock," but that is called "The Swiss Cuckoo" in this video. I don't know which name, if either, is correct. Does anyone know of ...
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Which famous musicians despise piano competitions, barring Bartók and Ives?

Source: The Dark Side of Piano Competitions, by Michael Johnson, AUG. 7, 2009 [reproduced here also] [...] A petition now circulating has attracted more than 500 signatures urging “transparency” ...
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What resources exist for compiling a list of solo piano works considered to be part of the “standard repertoire” or canon?

I'm attempting to compile a list of solo piano works considered to be part of the "standard repertoire" or canon. Does anyone have any tips on books, websites, journal articles, etc. that might ...