'I'm interested in what gives me goosebumps': Chilly Gonzales breaks down why the piano affects listeners

Chilly Gonzales dropped by the q studio to perform and talk about his new record Solo Piano III.
Grammy-winning Canadian musician Chilly Gonzales. (Alexandre Isard)

Originally published on October 17, 2018

Chilly Gonzales stopped by the q studio to talk to host Tom Power about his love of the piano and how for his new record, he hid himself away for a year so he could connect with the artist in him, rather than the entertainer. Gonzales also performs songs from Solo Piano III and talks about his latest passion, his own music school called The Gonservatory.

You can listen to the interview above or watch Gonzales perform three songs on piano below. 

Chilly Gonzales performs Be Natural LIVE in the q music studio. 3:39
Chilly Gonzales performs October 3rd LIVE in the q music studio. 3:17
Chilly Gonzales performs Chico LIVE in the q studio. 1:41

Gonzales' new album Solo Piano III is out now.

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