Piano Meet is a friendly open group for anyone who enjoys performing and listening to piano music.
Piano Meet is based in Preston, meets once a month and welcomes players of any level to join in and have a go.
The £5.00 entry fee covers room hire for the afternoon and includes tea/coffee and a performance slot.
Piano Meet - What does the group offer
Players Of Every LevelPiano Meet welcomes pianists of any ability, giving you the opportunity to discover new composers and overlooked pieces of music seldom performed.
Develop As A PerformerPlaying to an audience can be nerve racking. We offer a relaxed atmosphere with fellow performers for you to grow in confidence and overcome stage fright.
Perform On A Great PianoThe piano used for Piano Meet is a regularly tuned, well maintained Steinway. Hear your pieces as they are intended to be heard in a lovely room, on a great piano.
Meet New PeoplePianists and piano enthusiasts are all part of the audience which helps grow your confidence, develop as a performer and chat with the other pianists of Preston.
Preparing For An Exam?Piano Meet is held in the same building as the ABRSM exams, so you get the opportunity to perform on the same piano used in your upcoming exam.
Regular MeetingsPiano Meet is held every third Saturday afternoon 1pm until 3pm giving you the opportunity to meet more fellow pianists and socialise with fellow musicians.
Record Your PerformanceThe founder of Piano Meet is a music production graduate who can record your performance so you can watch it back and share it with friends and family.
All Styles WelcomeAt Piano Meet we welcome classical, jazz or songs in addition to music from film and television. If you write music, there is also space to play your latest pieces.
Piano Meet is a friendly open group. To join you just need a passion for playing or listening to piano music.
We meet once a month, always welcome new members and there is no pressure to perform.
Start by selecting one of the upcoming Piano Meetups below and find out how to get involved!
Come along and join the group!
Rob BurnleyPiano Meet Organiser
Rob is a classically trained pianist, composer and sound designer based in Lancashire UK
After graduating with a First-class honours degree in Music Production, he is concentrating on composition and sound design for the film and games industry.
Rob has worked with a diverse range of artists and ensembles producing a rich variety of musical styles. He is involved in the Arts in Lancashire and collaborates with charities, art collectives and a range of musicians writing and recording new work.
He has written, recorded and produced for Singer Songwriters, Jazz Ensembles, Soul Funk Groups, Choirs, String Quartets and Symphony Orchestras.
Rob is comfortable with any musical genre and welcomes the opportunity to work with passionate musicians whatever their style.
If you would like to work together, have a project we could collaborate on, or would just like some advice or guidance for anything music related, find the links to your left and find me on social media.