Piano Man is my latest and most ambitious project yet! Finally after several weeks of work and more than 50 hours spent on this project, it's done.
I'm proud to be able to share if with all of you:
A couple of months ago my friend Alix MacDonald and I met and started brainstorming ideas for a music video we could create together for her MYP Personal Project. We quickly decided to do "Piano Man" by Billy Joel as Alix was learning piano online and this was a great way for her to sing and practice playing.
However, we soon realized that the piano required in the video was way more complex than expected, so instead of having Alix play the piano we had a computer play it.
We started by recording the song in the music room of the Lycée Français de Chicago during our breaks, which took about two sessions of two hours each in order to complete the six minute song.
We then assembled a cast and crew withing our circle of friends, and within a few weeks we were filming. Here are a few pictures from the production: