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NAME OCCUPATION SUMMARY BORN DIED  
Muhal Richard Abrams Pianist Levels and Degrees of Light 19-Sep-1930 TBD ADD
Claudio Arrau Pianist Chilean virtuoso pianist 06-Feb-1903 09-Jun-1991 DEAD
Burt Bacharach Pianist Incomparable composer of lounge music 12-May-1929 TBD ADD
Daniel Barenboim Pianist Director, Berlin State Opera 15-Nov-1942 TBD ADD
Count Basie Pianist Big band pianist 21-Aug-1904 26-Apr-1984 DEAD
Ran Blake Pianist Third Stream composer 20-Apr-1935 TBD ADD
Carla Bley Pianist Pianist and composer 11-May-1938 TBD ADD
Victor Borge Pianist Comedic pianist 03-Jan-1909 23-Dec-2000 DEAD
Ferruccio Busoni Pianist Fantasia Contrappuntistica 01-Apr-1866 27-Jul-1924 DEAD
Robert Casadesus Pianist French pianist/composer 07-Apr-1899 19-Sep-1972 DEAD
Van Cliburn Pianist Piano prodigy 12-Jul-1934 27-Feb-2013 DEAD
Johann Baptist Cramer Pianist Études 24-Feb-1771 16-Apr-1858 DEAD
Carl Czerny Pianist Pianist, composer of piano exercises 20-Feb-1791 15-Jul-1857 DEAD
Eddy Duchin Pianist The Magic Fingers of Radio 01-Apr-1909 09-Feb-1951 DEAD
Peter Duchin Pianist Rebel Rouser 28-Jul-1937 TBD ADD
Rudolf Firkusny Pianist Czech-American piano prodigy 11-Feb-1912 19-Jul-1994 DEAD
Edwin Fischer Pianist Pianist/conductor, emphasis Bach and Mozart 06-Oct-1886 24-Jan-1960 DEAD
Leon Fleisher Pianist Piano virtuoso 23-Jul-1928 TBD ADD
Leopold Godowsky Pianist Exceptional Polish-American pianist 13-Feb-1870 21-Nov-1938 DEAD
Glenn Gould Pianist Canadian pianist, Bach soloist 25-Sep-1932 04-Oct-1982 DEAD
Sir Charles Hallé Pianist Founder, Hallé Orchestra 11-Apr-1819 25-Oct-1895 DEAD
Myra Hess Pianist Held lunchtime concerts during WWII 25-Feb-1890 26-Nov-1965 DEAD
Nicky Hopkins Pianist Prominent session musician 24-Feb-1944 06-Sep-1994 DEAD
Vladimir Horowitz Pianist Virtuoso pianist 01-Oct-1903 05-Nov-1989 DEAD
Mieczyslaw Horszowski Pianist Polish-American pianist 23-Jun-1892 22-May-1993 DEAD
Dick Hyman Pianist Pianist, Organist, Conductor, Composer 08-Mar-1927 TBD ADD
Eugene Istomin Pianist American piano prodigy 26-Nov-1925 10-Oct-2003 DEAD
José Iturbi Pianist Spanish pianist, conductor at Rochester 28-Nov-1895 28-Jun-1980 DEAD
Billy Joel Pianist Didn't start the fire 09-May-1949 TBD ADD
Oscar Levant Pianist Panelist, Information Please 27-Dec-1906 14-Aug-1972 DEAD
Liberace Pianist Rhinestoned pianist 16-May-1919 04-Feb-1987 DEAD
Evan Lurie Pianist Avant-garde pianist and composer 28-Sep-1954 TBD ADD
Peter Nero Pianist Philly Pops 22-May-1934 TBD ADD
Vladimir de Pachmann Pianist Histrionic Russian pianist, known for Chopin 27-Jul-1848 06-Jan-1933 DEAD
Ignace Paderewski Pianist Polish pianist and composer 18-Nov-1860 29-Jun-1941 DEAD
Charlemagne Palestine Pianist Strumming Music 14-Aug-1945 TBD ADD
Bud Powell Pianist Seminal bop pianist and composer 27-Sep-1924 31-Jul-1966 DEAD
André Previn Pianist Concert pianist and orchestral conductor 06-Apr-1929 TBD ADD
Anton Rubinstein Pianist The Tower of Babel 16-Nov-1829 08-Nov-1894 DEAD
Artur Rubinstein Pianist Polish-American piano virtuoso 28-Jan-1887 20-Dec-1982 DEAD
Ryuichi Sakamoto Pianist Yellow Magic Orchestra 17-Jan-1952 TBD ADD
Merl Saunders Pianist Jazz & New Age keyboardist 14-Feb-1934 24-Oct-2008 DEAD
Alexander von Schlippenbach Pianist Improv pianist and bandleader 07-Apr-1938 TBD ADD
Artur Schnabel Pianist Pianist and classical composer 17-Apr-1882 15-Aug-1951 DEAD
Karl Schnabel Pianist Modern Technique of the Pedal 06-Aug-1909 27-Aug-2001 DEAD
Clara Schumann Pianist Romantic pianist and composer 13-Sep-1819 20-May-1896 DEAD
Rudolf Serkin Pianist Czech-American piano prodigy 28-Mar-1903 08-May-1991 DEAD
Pinetop Smith Pianist Inventor of Boogie-Woogie 11-Jun-1904 15-Mar-1929 DEAD
Sigismond Thalberg Pianist Virtuoso pianist 08-Jan-1812 27-Apr-1871 DEAD
David Tudor Pianist Avant-garde concert pianist 20-Jan-1926 13-Aug-1996 DEAD
Rick Wakeman Pianist Keyboards, Yes 18-May-1949 TBD ADD
André Watts Pianist American piano prodigy 20-Jun-1946 TBD ADD