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Listen at your own risk. #1906294
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Re: Listen at your own risk. [Re: JoelW] #1906302
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What exactly did I just listen to?


Playing since age 21 (September 2010) and loving it more every day.
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Re: Listen at your own risk. [Re: Sam Rose] #1906303
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Beauty queen contestant doing her "talent" portion. smile

Re: Listen at your own risk. [Re: JoelW] #1906307
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Bad Chopin seems to be its own little niche.


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Re: Listen at your own risk. [Re: Mark_C] #1906311
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Originally Posted by Mark_C
Beauty queen contestant doing her "talent" portion. smile


It seems that in most cases:
Fast and loud
Wins the crowd


UGH frown


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Re: Listen at your own risk. [Re: JoelW] #1906314
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I've heard much worse, but...
maybe Worst MC ever?

"Here to perform show-Pan's Sher-Zo number 1..."

I was more offended by what came Before the piano playing. smile

Re: Listen at your own risk. [Re: Plowboy] #1906315
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Originally Posted by Plowboy
Bad Chopin seems to be its own little niche.



Fake. That's a Lang Lang recording dubbed over a video of her playing. She's not fooling me..

Re: Listen at your own risk. [Re: JoelW] #1906421
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It sounds like a digital keyboard that she was playing on... Maybe it was a cheap non-weighted keyboard that she had to play on? I know my playing sounds like that if I had to play on a keyboard with those small plastic keys... Just giving her the benefit of the doubt. :-P

Re: Listen at your own risk. [Re: Mark_C] #1906482
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Originally Posted by Mark_C
Beauty queen contestant doing her "talent" portion. smile


Sounds like a spoof to me, including the MC. I don't know how someone can play that badly and fast and hit most of the notes.



Re: Listen at your own risk. [Re: JoelW] #1906504
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Deux Arabesques, Debussy


On Queue-

Danse Russe from Petroushka, Stravinsky
Toccata, Ravel




Re: Listen at your own risk. [Re: JoelW] #1906509
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scherzojoe, Mark knows her teacher. wink

Re: Listen at your own risk. [Re: Orange Soda King] #1906511
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Originally Posted by Orange Soda King
scherzojoe, Mark knows her teacher. wink

Well, sort of sort of know.
I've met him a few times, and close friends of mine have worked closely with him. I call that "sort of sort of know." grin

And BTW I don't think he was her actual teacher, but just coached her for that. I figured I'd better mention that, to avoid him getting too smeared by this....

Re: Listen at your own risk. [Re: JoelW] #1906516
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Originally Posted by scherzojoe




When the original video was posted on the Pianist Corner, there was actual filming of the announcement by the emcee and the subsequent "performance" by the contestant and, bad as it was, it was on an acoustic grand and the sound was much better than on this video. I recall that, though much shortened, the excerpt was closer to the original score than this is; it seems this has been "doctored" to make it even worse than it originally was. I am not about to go searching for the original, however.

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Re: Listen at your own risk. [Re: Skorpius] #1906530
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Originally Posted by Skorpius


Dear God.

Re: Listen at your own risk. [Re: JoelW] #1906670
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If you want bad chopin, there's always the 2011 chopin recordings by Yundi Li that I was wasting my time on yesterday....hideous playing..


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Re: Listen at your own risk. [Re: Kuanpiano] #1906735
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Originally Posted by Kuanpiano
If you want bad chopin, there's always the 2011 chopin recordings by Yundi Li that I was wasting my time on yesterday....hideous playing..


What are these "2011 recordings". Various live videos? Or an official set of studio recordings?

Yundi was a good interpreter in '04. He definitely has gone down hill for some reason.

Re: Listen at your own risk. [Re: JoelW] #1906739
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Originally Posted by scherzojoe

Originally Posted by Plowboy
Bad Chopin seems to be its own little niche.



Fake. That's a Lang Lang recording dubbed over a video of her playing. She's not fooling me..

Don't really get the point of your posts.

Re: Listen at your own risk. [Re: JoelW] #1906747
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chopin's cherzo,









barf


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Re: Listen at your own risk. [Re: Quaver Pyjama] #1906750
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It was a joke. Do you know who Lang Lang is? ..

Re: Listen at your own risk. [Re: dolce sfogato] #1906752
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Originally Posted by dolce sfogato
chopin's cherzo,









barf


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