4/9/2010 [Pianos & Keyboards]First Concert Ever to Feature Remote Performance Capability of the Yamaha Disklavier Peformance Reproducing Piano
Yamaha artist Frederic Chiu
But only one of the pianists was on the East Coast.
Broadway star Patti Coheneur performs with the two pianists.
Frederick Chiu also performed live in the hall on the groundbreaking Yamaha www.avant-grand.com hybrid piano, as well as the Disklavier Mark IV CFIIIS concert grand piano.
Accomplished Broadway singer and former star of 'Phantom of the Opera' Patti Cohenour performed as well, including her signature song "Think of Me."
Presenting pieces by Chopin, Webber and selections from the Disney Classics songbook, this innovative and eclectic concert showcased how much impact technology is having on the future of the live concert.
The ability for a pianist to play the piano and have the keys move simultaneously in another time zone represents a world-changing advance in the history of classical music, promising to bring live music to a much broader audience in the future.