Top 20 Pianist celebrities in Australia

Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Pianist celebrities [Updated May 11, 2021].

1. Eileen Joyce

Eileen Joyce was born on January 1, 1908 in Australia.
She played Rachmaninoff's 2nd Piano Concerto for Brief Encounter and The Seventh Veil, both films from 1945.

Salary 2020: $113,328

2. Piers Lane

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Piers Lane was born on January 8, 1958 in Australia.
He was awarded Best Australian Pianist in 1977 when he appeared in the first Sydney International Piano Competition.

3. Chooka Parker

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Chooka Parker was born on March 21, 1994 in Australia.
In early 2015, he had a YouTube channel with nearly 8,000 subscribers, and he had an additional 8,000 fans on Twitter.

4. Noel Mewton-Wood

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Noel Mewton-Wood was born on November 20, 1922 in Australia.
He killed himself after a close friend, later said to be his lover, died, for which he blamed himself.

5. Sam Netterfield

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Sam Netterfield was born on March 22, 1990 in Australia.
He has 10,000 total followers on Instagram. 

6. John Carmichael

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John Carmichael was born on October 5, 1930 in Melbourne, Australia.
His interest in Spanish folk idiom developed while he served as Music Director for the Spanish dance company Eduardo Y Navarra from 1958 until 1963.

7. Geoffrey Tozer

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Geoffrey Tozer was born on November 5, 1954 in Australia.
He considered Melbourne pianist Noel Mewton-Wood to be 'the most stimulating and intellectually powerful pianist Australia has ever produced' and arranged some of Mewton-Wood's music from 1944's Tawny Pipit for solo piano.

8. Geoffrey Douglas Madge

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Geoffrey Douglas Madge was born on October 3, 1941 in Australia.
He was the first pianist to give a complete performance of 32 Piano Pieces by Nikos Skalkottas.

9. Geoffrey Lancaster

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Geoffrey Lancaster was born on August 20, 1954 in Australia.
He became the first Australian to win a major international keyboard competition when he shot to the top of the 1986 23rd Festival of Flanders International Mozart Fortepiano Competition.

10. Fiona Joy Hawkins

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Fiona Joy Hawkins was born on January 21, 1964 in Cessnock, Australia.
She is a respected painter, having had her works exhibited in venues like Butterflies Gallery in Pokolbin, Australia. 

11. Bryce Rohde

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Bryce Rohde was born on September 12, 1923 in Australia.
He founded the Australian Jazz Quartet/Quintet with two other Australians and one American after he moved to Canada.

12. Alan Kogosowski

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Alan Kogosowski was born on December 22, 1952 in Australia.
He almost lost his right hand after a car accident, but a Melbourne plastic surgeon salvaged it. He was able to fully use it once again 18 months later.

13. Phillip Wilcher

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Phillip Wilcher was born on March 16, 1958 in Australia.
His albums include Out of the Blowing Sands, Arabesque, and Etchings.

14. Jamie Terry

Jamie Terry was born on April 18, 1987 in Australia.
In 2012, Pond embarked on their first US tour, appearing at events like South by Southwest.

15. Jamal Sabet

Jamal Sabet was born on May 13, 1991 in Australia.
In 2014 he left Hands Like Houses to pursue a career outside of the music business. 

16. Freddy Crabs

Freddy Crabs was born on January 28, 1990 in Australia.
A song on their 2013 album Caress Your Soul is titled "Freddy Crabs."

17. Elliot Margin

Elliot Margin was born on March 3, 1993 in Australia.
He compiled 10 of his favorite songs for FMS Magazine in 2016. Some of his selections include Chance the Rapper's "All Night" and James Blake's "Choose Me."

18. Ian Munro

Ian Munro was born on June 10, 1963 in Australia.
His teaching career included stints at the Tasmanian Conservatorium of Music from 1995 until 1999, the University of New South Wales, and the Australian National Academy of Music.

19. Dennis Hennig

Dennis Hennig was born on February 28, 1951 in Australia.

Acclaimed musician known for his collaborations with the Queensland Symphony Orchestra and Charles-Valentin Alkan.

He taught at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music.

20. David Helfgott

David Helfgott was born on May 19, 1947 in Australia.
He spent 10 years in the Perth mental hospital, Graylands, after his first marriage fell apart.