The statue with music - Oscar Peterson at his piano in Ottawa

The statue with music - Oscar Peterson at his piano in Ottawa

If you're in Ottawa, be sure to check out the statue to Canadian jazz pianist Oscar Peterson

The statue of Oscar Peterson at his piano is located on Elgin Street along the side of the National Arts Centre.

The interesting thing about the statue is that speakers have been installed on the roof of the buliding playing some of "O.P."'s tunes.

Check it out.

Oscar Emmanuel Peterson is considered to be one of the best jazz pianists. He was also a composer and won seven Grammy Awards and also many other awards.

He was once called "Maharaja of the keyboard" by the famous Duke Ellington.

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