The People’s Pianos

Pianos will be popping up across town at surprise locations as part of the Festival 2018 celebrations, they're there to play so pull up a chair and knock out a tune!

The People’s Pianos

About The People’s Pianos

The Festival 2018 People's Pianos are there for you to play. Come and help us decorate 'Daisy' on Glasgow Green, play 'Hen' in the Merchant City, and find more popping up around town at surprise locations during the festival.

Get yourself down to City Halls for special 'Lids Open Day' on Saturday 12 August. Definitely the place to be and the thing to do.

There are loads of 'Pianos in Public Places' out there to play, so what are you waiting for?

11 days, 22 pianos, 88 keys... 1 Glasgow Piano City.

Gaun Yersel!

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for The People’s Pianos are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

Other Events at Various Venues or Festival 2018

Children’s Exhibition

Children’s Exhibition

7th July 2018 - 26th August 2018
The Children’s Exhibition at Tramway will introduce children to ideas and materials commonly used in contemporary art, through tactile experience, digital interaction, and movable shapes and forms.
Neu Begegnung

Neu Begegnung

3rd August 2018 - 1st September 2018
Project Ability have teamed up with Alexianer St. Hedwig-Krankenhaus in Berlin to celebrate the European Championship's with exhibition, Neu Begegnung!
Samara Scott Exhibition

Samara Scott Exhibition

4th August 2018 - 28th August 2018
For her first exhibition in a public institution in Scotland, Samara Scott has created a large site specific installation in response to Tramway’s main gallery.

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