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Pierre-Auguste Renoir
   painted   
Two Young Girls at the Piano
1892; French; Impressionism; oil on canvas; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Francois Truffaut
   directed   
Shoot the Piano Player (1960)
Michael Nyman
   wrote music for   
The Piano (1993)
1993
   Palme d'Or winner was   
The Piano
Directed by Jane Campion. 1993 co-winner with 'Farewell My Concubine' by Chen Kaige.
Holly Hunter
   for her role in   
The Piano (1993)
Holly Hunter
   starred in   
The Piano (1993)
Anna Paquin
   starred in   
The Piano (1993)
Jane Campion
   wrote the screenplay for   
The Piano
Won an Oscar for this original screenplay in 1993. Her first short film, Peel (1982) won the Palme D'Or at the Cannes Film Festival in 1986.
The Piano Lesson
   was written by   
August Wilson
1990
Jane Campion
   directed   
The Piano (1993)
Anna Paquin
   for her role in   
The Piano (1993)
As Flora McGrath
Holly Hunter
   won for   
The Piano
1994. For the role of Ada McGrath.
Bartolomeo Cristofori
   invented   
The Piano
(1655-1731), Italy. Cristofori had been appointed in 1688 to the Florentine court of Grand Prince Ferdinando de' Medici to care for its harpsichords and eventually for its entire collection of musical instruments.
The Piano (1993)
   starred   
Holly Hunter, Anna Paquin and Sam Neill
Director: Jane Campion
The Piano (1993)
   has the last line:   
“There is a Silence Where No Sound May Be, in the Cold Grave, Under the Deep, Deep Sea.”
Schroeder
   is   
The Piano Playing Beethovan Fan
Shoot the Piano Player (1960)
   starred   
Charles Aznavour, Marie Dubois and Albert Rémy
Director: François Truffaut
Elfriede Jelinek
   wrote   
The Piano Teacher
Translation of 'Die Klavierspielerin' by Joachim NeugroschelJelinek was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 2004.
Shoot the Piano Player
   was the English title of   
Tirez Sur Le Pianiste
1960; directed by François Truffaut
Coaxing the Piano
   was composed by   
Zez Confrey
1922
Holly Hunter
   won the Golden Globe for   
The Piano
Best Actress - Drama, 1993
Emanuel Ax
   recorded   
Mozart: The Piano Quartets
With Richard Stolzman, Yo-Yo Ma, Jaime Laredo and Isaac Stern; Sony, 2004
Don’t Shoot Me I’m Only The Piano Player
   features   
Daniel
1973, US 2, UK 4
Don’t Shoot Me I’m Only The Piano Player
   features   
Teacher I Need You
1973
Don’t Shoot Me I’m Only The Piano Player
   features   
Elderberry Wine
1973
Don’t Shoot Me I’m Only The Piano Player
   features   
Blues For Baby And Me
1973
Don’t Shoot Me I’m Only The Piano Player
   features   
Midnight Creeper
1973
Don’t Shoot Me I’m Only The Piano Player
   features   
Have Mercy On The Criminal
1973
Don’t Shoot Me I’m Only The Piano Player
   features   
I’m Going To Be A Teenage Idol
1973
Don’t Shoot Me I’m Only The Piano Player
   features   
Texas Love Song
1973
Don’t Shoot Me I’m Only The Piano Player
   features   
Crocodile Rock
1973, US 1 (3weeks), UK 5
Don’t Shoot Me I’m Only The Piano Player
   features   
High Flying Bird
1973
Vladimir Ashkenazy
   recorded   
Chopin: The Piano Works
13 CD's; Decca, 1997
Pierre-Laurent Aimard
   recorded   
Ravel: The Piano Concertos, Miroirs
Cleveland Orchestra, Pierre Boulez; DG, 2010
Beaux Arts Trio
   recorded   
Schubert: The Piano Trios
2 cd's; Philips, 2006
The Unbearable Lightness of Being
   ends   
"The Strains of the Piano and Violin Rose up Weakly from Below."
Milan Kundera
The Piano Man
   is a nickname of   
Bill Joel
After his signature song.






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