Saturday, March 27, 2010

Merton Improvises on Chatroulette

The art of piano improvisation is alive and well thanks to pianists like Merton, who may well have invented a new genre of online pianistic interaction. The only reason I would ever go on Chatroulette would be for the remote chance of getting to play a duet with this guy. Here are the first two volumes of Merton on YouTube:


  1. Also worth watching is Ben Folds' tribute to this fellow, performed live at a concert in Charlotte: