What Do Pianists Do?
Pianists play the piano professionally to entertain audiences; they may play for a symphony or music ensemble, or may provide entertainment in a retail, food service, or hotel environment. Some pianists with grand talent may play solo performances at musical halls, while others may record solos or accompaniment for musical recordings, and still others teach students of various levels of experience to play the piano and read music.
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- Perform and practice piano pieces individually or in a group for live audiences.
- Advertise and promote musical endeavors through media disseminations.
- Transpose music between keys and styles to suit various needs.
- Demonstrate and build upon a repertoire of music for piano.