Irish piano king Brendan Kavanagh met a potential heir to his throne when he jammed with a schoolboy on the public piano at London’s St Pancras Station.
Kavanagh, also known as ‘Mr Boogie Woogie’, is a hugely gifted pianist and has become a YouTube star with his constant stream of brilliant videos.
He plays the public pianos and meets with all sorts of people, many of whom are simply amazed by his playing.
Kavanagh is always keen for his audience to participate in his performances and has shared the piano with all sorts of talented musicians. He has also provided the soundtrack for singers and dancers to create brilliantly entertaining videos.
In his latest video, which amassed tens of thousands of views within days of being uploaded, Kavanagh jams with a young schoolboy who is clearly also a gifted pianist.
The pair put on a fantastic performance with Kavanagh encouraging and guiding his young accomplice.
The crowd that had gathered gave the pair a rousing round of applause when they had finished, and Kavanagh had a brief chat with his young co-star.
The young man is named Nicholas and incredibly he revealed that he had taught himself to play the piano.
He told Kavanagh that he does study music at school, but that his teacher had not taught him any Boogie Woogie and he had picked up the technique himself through practice.
Take a look at the video below and click on the links to see more great piano videos from Brendan Kavanagh.
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