No human piano player required
Although the experience is slightly marred by some overacting participants, the overall effect is magical when a piano without a piano player reacts to its surroundings.
The piano accompanies a little girl playing chopsticks, provides a score to passengers scurrying to catch their trains, and then there's Santa...
Is it some new-fangled technology that allows the piano to play? Well, if you consider it new-fangled that a remote-controlled piano was outfitted with hidden cameras and then played by pianist Andrew Blendermann, then yes.
The piano stunt was created by Rob Bliss Creative with the partnership of Amtrak.
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