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New Billy Joel Q&A – How Does A Song Go From An Idea In Your Head To A Record In The Store?

What is the anatomy of a song? Billy answers this question with a performance of “The Entertainer” on guitar, recorded during a Q&A session at Harvard University in 1994. He has broken many piano strings on stage, but here he breaks a guitar string as he recounts his inspiration for writing the song. Watch his performance in the clip below and check out more Billy Joel “Questions & Answers” videos!