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Sunday 16 June 2019

Singer, Laura Wright joins regular St. Pancras Pianist, Denis Robinson for BBC Songs of Praise

BBC Songs of Praise singer, Laura Wright joined 91 year-old piano player Denis Robinson at St. Pancras International for a Father’s Day special, to talk about their love of hymns and perform together for passers-by.

Denis has been playing the piano since he was seven and says his love of church music and the reaction he gets from playing hymns keeps him coming back.

Passers-by express their delight at listening to Denis play the piano as they pass on thanks for the joy he brings to the station every week.

St Pancras continues to be a hub for musical talent as the free-to-play pianos are enjoyed by visitors from across the globe. The station has also welcomed famous musicians including Sara Bareilles, Sir Elton John and John Legend.

You can view Denis’ interview at 24 minutes 47 seconds into the BBC Songs of Praise episode, which is available on BBC iPlayer until 16th July.

Songs of Praise Father's Day Special.

📸: Laura Wright via Instagram