Pianos have been a part of popular culture for centuries now, but did you know there are some great movies that have been made that feature the incredible instrument?
Whether you’re looking for something entertaining to watch this weekend, or a movie to recommend to a piano student or class, check out these five films based on the piano, and the music that surrounds it.
All are very different in nature, and have something for everyone to enjoy, so be sure to do your research when it comes to deciding on a plot-line you think you’d like.
Shine – 1996
Amadeus – 1984
The Piano – 1993
Ray – 2004
The Pianist – 2002