"Piano music" is a broad term used to describe any music that is written for the piano, which is a musical instrument that produces sound by striking strings with hammers. The piano is a versatile instrument that can be played in a wide variety of musical styles, from classical to jazz, pop, and contemporary music.

Classical piano music, also known as "art music," is a genre that encompasses a wide range of musical styles and composers from the Baroque period to the present day. It is characterized by its complex harmonies, counterpoint, and formal structures. The works of composers such as Johann Sebastian Bach, Ludwig van Beethoven, and Frédéric Chopin are considered some of the most important and influential examples of piano music in the classical tradition.

Jazz piano music is a style of music that combines elements of African American gospel, blues, and ragtime with European harmony and form. It's characterized by its syncopated rhythms, improvisation and its use of chords, scales and melodies. The works of jazz pianists such as Duke Ellington, Art Tatum and Thelonious Monk are considered some of the most important examples of jazz piano music.

Pop piano music refers to the piano-based songs that are popular among a wide audience and can be heard on the radio, television and other media. It's characterized by its catchy melodies, simple harmonies and easy-to-follow structure. The works of pop pianists such as Elton John, Billy Joel, and Adele are considered some of the most popular examples of pop piano music.

Piano music is also used in film, television and video games, where it's often used to create emotional and dramatic effect, it's also used in lounge, relax, and easy listening music, where it's used to create a peaceful and calming atmosphere.

Free Piano music

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A piece in two parts. Slow piano intro, and then a giant power section at 1 minute 50 seconds in. Written for an animation piece.
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Piano, guitars, percussion, dirt, shadows Cool theme for sci-fi, crime or suspense short
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I hesitate to assign a 'feel' to this because it is so exotic. It uses a 19 semitone scale which does not repeat at the octave. There are 9 semitones to a perfect fifth. The tuning is Wendy Carlos' "Alpha" scale. The piano strings are laid to horrible pain in...
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Opening theme I wrote for Nosferatu. Striking chord structure. Sweet melody.
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James Scott composition.
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Airy-sounding short waltz.
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Piano fanfare. Short piece, but lasts long enough for you Hero introduction!
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Big piano ballad, joyful and romantic. Very upbeat with lots of reverb and delay to create a big 'cosmic' sound.
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A newer piano variation on Wagner's Bridal Chorus. It leaves out some of the less familiar middle section, and changes up a few chords while retaining the melody.
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Whilst learning to waltz, I noticed that the music wasn't flowing exactly with the explanations of how to move - so I fixed it. This piece overemphasizes the first beat with a hard slide in on the downbeat. Should make it easier for beginners to understand what is going on....
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This is Gymnopedie #1 from Erik Satie (1888), but it has a beat and you can dance to it.
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A minimal,ambient piano track,featuring soft pads and fx.Great for business and relaxation.
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Laid back piano, vibes, electric piano, percussion. Use while drinking Long Island Iced Tea, Gran Marnier & Tea, hot saki, vodka, beer, more vodka, another LTiced tea please, where are my feet?
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Simple polyrhythms in a very small piece. Get it? Small!? Epsilon!?? Yeah... no worries. The fifth of a series.