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Was the same piano used to record "Hey Jude" and "Bohemian Rhapsody?"

Question #147884. Asked by serpa.
Last updated Jul 21 2020.
Originally posted Jul 06 2020 11:49 PM.

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Supposedly, yes. Among other songs/albums.
Freddie Mercury apparently used the same century-old Bechstein Grand Piano for "Bohemian Rhapsody" as Paul McCartney did seven year earlier for "Hey Jude." Both songs were recorded at Trident Studios in London's Soho district. The studio actually rented the piano from Samuel's, a well-known piano store from the mid-60s, and only purchased the instrument fully in 1986.

link https://alt1037dfw.radio.com/blogs/luckey/freddie-mercury-used-same-piano-record-bohemian-rhapsody-paul-mccartney-hey-jude


Response last updated by gtho4 on Jul 21 2020.
Jul 07 2020, 5:31 AM
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