William Joseph: A Pianist with Cinematic Flair

William Joseph Schwartz, known professionally as William Joseph, is a Phoenix-based pianist renowned for his extraordinary skill and captivating performances. His YouTube channel, featuring creative and cinematic renditions, has attracted hundreds of thousands of followers.

One of his standout videos is an instrumental cover of Metallica’s “Nothing Else Matters,” which has amassed 38 million views, making it his most-watched video. Joseph’s journey with the piano began at the tender age of four, and by five, he was composing his own solo pieces. His talent was recognized early on in Arizona, leading to an invitation to the Boys Club of America at just eight years old. He further honed his skills under the guidance of Russian pianist Stella Saperstein.

Joseph’s teaching career began at Piano Warehouse, and he continues to teach at the Arizona Music Academy, formerly known as Arizona Music Lessons. Throughout his career, Joseph has shared the stage with music legends such as Tim McGraw, Faith Hill, John Mayer, and Beyoncé. He has also performed at private events for VIP clients, including Arnold Schwarzenegger and Eva Longoria.

Watch the video below to experience William Joseph’s stunning rendition of “Nothing Else Matters.”