Calling All Pianists!

Merseyrail Sound Station now has an official piano!

A new Performance Location has been added to the Merseyrail Sound Station Prize list. Aspiring musicians can now play one of their songs on the Sound Station Piano located on School Lane in Liverpool One and record it for entry into the competition. To book a place on the piano simply email

The piano is part of Open Culture’s TICKLE THE IVORIES project which has once again scattered pianos across Liverpool One shopping centre for enthusiastic piano player to provide tunes to accompany shoppers experience.

Last year’s Tickle the Ivories had over 400 musicians taking to the keys to play everything from jazz to blues, classical to experimental. We hope to encourage a similar cross section of performer to take part in this years Merseyrail Sound Station prize.

The piano will be present until 6th September and there will be special upload days organised for 21st August and 4th September.

Click here for more information on the Sound Station Prize.