CNN Heroes Features Yamaha Artists and Pianos

12/19/2008 [Pianos & Keyboards]

Unique Award Program Featured Alicia Keys, John Legend and Christina Aguilera

Alicia keys
John Legend
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — CNN Heroes: An All-Star Tribute, a global celebration, aired on Thanksgiving night, Nov. 27 and throughout December on CNN, CNN International and CNN en Español. Hosted by Anderson Cooper from the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA, the special honored the top 10 CNN heroes as selected by a distinguished panel and featured performances by Alicia Keys, John Legend and Christina Aguilera.

YCAA provided two C6S silent grand pianos and one C2S silent grand piano for the musical guests. Liz McCartney, a community crusader dedicated to helping Hurricane Katrina survivors in St. Bernard Parish, was announced the CNN Hero of the Year.

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