ThePianoGuys News

“Wonders” is Number 12 on the Billboard Charts!

The Piano Guys, Wonders – No. 12 – The group earns its highest charting album ever, and the largest debut sales week for a new age act in over five years, as Wonders starts at No. 12 with 23,000 sold. The last new age act to earn a bigger opening frame was new Yanni, who saw his Yanni Voices project bow with 26,000 on the chart dated April 11, 2009.

The Piano Guys also log the highest-charting new age album on the Billboard 200 since Dec. 6, 2008, when Enya’s And Winter Came… spent its final week in the top 10 (at No. 9).

Wonders, released on Portrait/Sony Masterworks, naturally also debuts at No. 1 on the New Age Albums chart — making it their fifth consecutive chart-topper. The album also bows atop Classical Albums, Classical Crossover Albums, and Internet Albums. The album sold particularly well online, with 52 percent of its first week coming from Internet retailers like

Happy Pioneer Day Utah!

Happy Pioneer Day Utah! We are proud to call this place our home. See if you can find all 10 hidden TPG items.

If you’d like to learn more about Utah’s Pioneer Day click HERE


New Sheet Music! ThePianoGuys Simplified Favorites Vol. 1 (Easy Piano / Optional Cello)

We are excited to announce the release of our new piano/cello duet book ThePianoGuys Simplified Favorites: Vol. 1.

Perfect for the late beginner to late intermediate instrumentalist, this book’s songs include Kung Fu Piano: Cello Ascends, Home, A Thousand Years, All of Me, and more!. Pianists and cellists of the world: Unite!

SimplifiedFavoritesBuyAll of Me (Piano Solo)
Arwen’s Vigil (Piano Solo / Opt. Cello)
Begin Again (Piano Solo / Opt. Cello)
Home (Piano Solo / Opt. Cello)
Kung Fu Piano: Cello Ascends (Piano Solo / Opt. Cello)
Moonlight (Piano Solo / Opt. Cello)
Over The Rainbow / Simple Gifts (Piano Solo / Opt. Cello)
Peponi (Piano Solo / Opt. Cello)
Rolling In The Deep (Piano Solo / Opt. Cello)
A Thousand Years (Piano Solo / Opt. Cello)
​• Titanium / Pavane (Piano Solo / Opt. Cello)
Without You (Piano Solo / Opt. Cello)

ThePianoGuys Are Giving Away Their Personal iPad For Hitting 1 MILLION!

Why are we jumping for joy?? Because we just simultaneously hit 1 MILLION Facebook likes AND 400 MILLION YouTube views! WOW! We wish we could give each of you a personal “thank you” — we know it’s because of YOU that we’re celebrating these milestones. You’ve “liked” and commented on our posts, shared our videos, and even supported us by purchasing our songs and merch in the TPG store. THANK YOU! This has been an incredible ride for us. You know what the best part has been? Hearing YOUR response to the music and the videos, meeting you at our shows when we’re on tour, and reading your thoughtful messages and emails. So many of you have said that TPG has made a positive difference in your life. That has made us smile – encouraged us – even at times brought us to tears in gratitude for the joy and spirit that can be felt through music. As we’ve read your words we’ve felt connected with you, no matter how far away or how differently we’ve lived, we’ve felt the positive impact you’ve had in our lives and in the lives of our families. Thank you so much for all you have done for us. We still have so much we want to share with you and hope that you’ll continue to share us with your friends and family.

We’ve got to celebrate somehow, right?? … Here’s what we’re thinking … We want to randomly pick someone that shares this page and send him or her OUR PERSONAL IPAD (pictured below), autographed and pre-loaded with all our music videos! We wish we had 1 MILLION IPADS we could send to you ALL, but we burned all our cash in the last Wonder of the World video. Click the share link below. We hope we pick YOU!! We love you! Thank you! We’ll see you next tune! :-)


ThePianoGuys Change Name to TheCelloGuys

After many discussions and much deliberation, we have decided to change our name to TheCelloGuys. Give us your thoughts in the comments below.


Steven Sharp Nelson’s New Album – Grace


This CD is a collection of Steven’s best arrangements and originals from his albums produced by Stone Angel Music that have sold over 50,000 copies worldwide. It also features original music he arranged for #1 Billboard Pianist Paul Cardall.

Tracks include:

• The Traveler (from Ephraim’s Rescue)
• Come, Come Ye Saints (from 17 Miracles)
• Lead Kindly Light
• Come Thou Fount (featuring Paul Cardall)
• Homeward Bound (with Marshall McDonald)
• Tender Mercies
• O, Savior Thou Who Wearest a Crown
• God Be With You
• Thanks Be to Thee
• All Creatures of Our God and King
• Be Still My Soul


ThePianoGuys Interview for Music Express Magazine

Students talk One 2 One (actually One 2 Four!) with The Piano Guys. This artist spotlight interview correlates with the student article and lesson in the May/June 2014 issue of John Jacobson’s Music Express magazine.

ThePianoGuys on The Huckabee Show

ThePianoGuys played Angels We Have Heard On High on The Huckabee Show! Check it out!


Angels We Have Heard On High (LIVE) On The Today Show

The viral stars are at it again with their latest Christmas album “A Family Christmas,” and perform their latest viral rendition of the song “Angels we have heard on high.”


Home For Christmas in Boise, Idaho

ThePianoGuys will be performing at the Taco Bell Arena on Tuesday, December 17th! Click anywhere below for tickets!!


Angels We Have Heard on High (Live) At The Winterfest Show

Rate Our Christmas Album On Amazon!

If you love our new Christmas album, tell us what you think by rating it on Amazon!

Rate It!


ThePianoGuys – YouTube Music Awards Response of the Year

Wow! Our video Titanium/Pavane has been nominated for a YouTube Award! Voting is done by sharing this video (example shown below). Each share counts as a vote! You choose who wins, Thank you!!

New Christmas Album Out Now!

Our first ever Christmas album is finally here! The album features new takes on Christmas classics such as “Let it Snow,” “Winter Wonderland” and “Silent Night,” as well as two original compositions from Jon Schmidt and Steven Sharp Nelson.

Buy our new album from: Amazon


We also have 2 Christmas shows this year.

Tuesday, December 17th
Taco Bell Arena
Boise, Idaho

Buy Tickets

Saturday, December 21st
Energy Solutions Arena
Salt Lake City, UT

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Epic Piano Move


2 Million YouTube Subscribers!

2 million YouTube subscribers! WAHOOOO! We love you all!

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Studio 5 Catches Up with The Piano Guys

Utah's Piano Guys are taking the world by storm! Brooke Walker chats with the Piano Guys about their upcoming events.
Click HERE to see the interview.

Pre-Order Our New Christmas Album Now!

Hey Everyone! Our new Christmas album will be out in a few weeks! If you’d like to listen to a preview of it you can by clicking HERE

You can also Pre-Order it here:




The Piano Guys made Morning Show rounds in Manilla

The Piano Guys on Solar Daybreak from Johnny Usman on Vimeo.

The Piano Guys on Mornings@ANC from Johnny Usman on Vimeo.

YouTube sensation The Piano Guys made the rounds on the morning shows last week, in preparation for their very successful concert held Saturday at the Mall of Asia Center Stage. The group which is composed of Jon Schmidt, Steven Sharp Nelson, Al van der Beek and Paul Anderson made their first stop on Solar Daybreak Thursday morning. Originating in the sleek Solar virtual studio, the group was interviewed by Claire Celdran. Read more →

Christmas Concert in Salt Lake City and Boise

Our only two Christmas concerts will be in Boise, Idaho and Salt Lake City, Utah. Tickets on sale now!

For tickets to the Boise, Idaho show at the Taco Bell Arena on Tuesday Dec, 17th CLICK HERE

For tickets to the Salt Lake City, Utah show at the EnergySolutions Areana on Saturday Dec, 21st CLICK HERE

The Piano Guys are coming home for Christmas — and the pre-holiday party’s going to be huge.The Utah group will be playing a “Home for Christmas” concert on Saturday, Dec. 21, at EnergySolutions Arena, 301 W. South Temple, Salt Lake City. It’s only one of two holiday shows the group is scheduling this season. The other is in Boise on Dec. 17. The St. George-based group rocketed to stardom via YouTube videos of their performances — notably a percussive cover of One Direction’s “What Makes You Beautiful” that went viral.Tickets for the Salt Lake City show go on sale Monday, Sept. 23, at Smith’s Tix. Tickets range from $27.50 to $175.