The Piano Guys are a musical sensation from Salt Lake City, Utah that has gained international recognition through their creative and innovative videos posted on YouTube. The group consists of pianist Jon Schmidt, cellist Steven Sharp Nelson, music producer Al Van Der Beek, and videographer Tel Stewart.
The journey of The Piano Guys began when Paul Anderson, the owner of a piano store in Utah, discovered Jon Schmidt's talent and they started recording music together. After adding cellist Steven Sharp Nelson to the mix, the trio began making weekly videos with a new music arrangement and video concept, quickly gaining a large following on YouTube.
Their music videos incorporate their unique style of creating classical crossover arrangements of popular songs, weaving together pieces from different genres and time periods. The team's unique and captivating music videos, which are shot in breathtaking locations, have caught the attention of millions worldwide. The Piano Guys' YouTube channel has over 7 million subscribers, and their videos have amassed over 2 billion views.
Schmidt and Nelson's classical training brings a sophisticated and refined quality to their arrangements of modern music, which have helped to redefine the classical crossover genre. The group's success has led them to perform at prestigious venues like Carnegie Hall, the Sydney Opera House, and the Red Rocks Amphitheatre.
The Piano Guys continue to release new videos, albums, and tour the world, captivating audiences with their innovative music and visually stunning videos. Their success has inspired many young musicians, and they have become a shining example of the power of creativity and passion..
How to hire The Piano Guys for an event
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Frequently Asked Questions about booking The Piano Guys to perform.
Many performers, actors, speakers and other talent like The Piano Guys in certain cases will consider virtual appearances via live streaming. They perhaps may accept lower fees too. If you are seriously interested in booking The Piano Guys or other talent shown on our site, we will research their desire and the specific fee for your live-streaming event or project request.
The Piano Guys's current work schedule and location in relation to your event's type, date, budget, and locality will play a primary factor in the acceptance of booking The Piano Guys for your party. As long as your funding is commensurate with the price range to book The Piano Guys, CTI will propose your event to the official agency representing The Piano Guys. After we consult with them, we will provide a personal and accurate quote that includes: final costs, availability, and actual interest in being hired for your specific event or party.
CTI can give you the accurate The Piano Guys booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book The Piano Guys for an event?" is a frequent question we get. The final The Piano Guys booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we may show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will The Piano Guys charge for an event. An example fee to book The Piano Guys is in the starting range of $75,000-$149,999. However, any recent popularity change would cause a price fluctuation well beyond this example. Also, their speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price as well. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
There is low probability to book The Piano Guys for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the The Piano Guys agent on your behalf if your funding is in place. By not having funding ready then it will more difficult to book The Piano Guys, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the The Piano Guys booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for The Piano Guys, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.
Classical-Instrumental Ensemble, Pop, Theatrical, Male, Age Group-30's-50's, American