Channel 4 launches new UK amateur piano show featuring Lang Lang

15 February 2023
By Ellie Palmer
Episode 1 of 'The Pianist' airs on Channel 4 on 15 February at 9pm GMT


British TV has a brand-new piano-themed show.

'The Pianist', hosted by Claudia Winkleman, features amateur piano players from across the UK performing on public pianos in various railway stations.

But what the pianists don't know is that they are being secretly watched by two stars: Singer-songwriter Mika and classical pianist Lang Lang.


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Mika (left) and Lang Lang

One lucky pianist will be chosen to perform at The Royal Festival Hall.

Check out the trailer below.

Main image: ©Channel 4

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