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#1986639 - 11/14/12 01:46 PM Practice room / piano in Honolulu ?  
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Hi
I'm going to Honolulu from 11/28 to 12/9. Does any of you know where I can find a piano to practice?



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#1986704 - 11/14/12 06:13 PM Re: Practice room / piano in Honolulu ? [Re: FarmGirl]  
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Should be easy to find. Apparently they have them sitting out in lush fields surrounded by mountains.

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#1986762 - 11/14/12 08:32 PM Re: Practice room / piano in Honolulu ? [Re: FarmGirl]  
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Hahaha. I wish it was like this. It must feel wonderful to play the piano out in the open. I looked up the membership list for Hawaii residents but found none except for old & inactive ones.



1) Bach c minor fantasy
2) Beethoven sonata g major 14 No. 2 (re do)
3) Chopin a flat major Ballade (schubert Impromptu A flat D935 No2)
4) Scriabin op11 prelude #2 and #14 (Re do #2, new #14)
5) Bartok. 4 old tunes and Scherzo)
#1986788 - 11/14/12 09:41 PM Re: Practice room / piano in Honolulu ? [Re: FarmGirl]  
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#1986806 - 11/14/12 10:35 PM Re: Practice room / piano in Honolulu ? [Re: FarmGirl]  
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You may wish to take that time to get away from the piano completely for a bit.

Sometimes that can give you a heightened sense of enjoyment for playing when you return to it.

Just a thought.



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#1986935 - 11/15/12 03:19 AM Re: Practice room / piano in Honolulu ? [Re: FarmGirl]  
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could always take the opportunity to take a break as suggested, or even better, try something like this: http://timtopham.com/2011/07/26/how-to-practice-away-from-the-piano/


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#1988275 - 11/18/12 08:08 PM Re: Practice room / piano in Honolulu ? [Re: FarmGirl]  
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Another addition to the piano addicts thread perhaps?

wink

#1988360 - 11/19/12 03:01 AM Re: Practice room / piano in Honolulu ? [Re: FarmGirl]  
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Apparently waikiki community center let me use their piano in exchange for fee ($50.00). I wish there is a better option but this is it. So far. Thank you for your help.
http://www.waikikicommunitycenter.org/



1) Bach c minor fantasy
2) Beethoven sonata g major 14 No. 2 (re do)
3) Chopin a flat major Ballade (schubert Impromptu A flat D935 No2)
4) Scriabin op11 prelude #2 and #14 (Re do #2, new #14)
5) Bartok. 4 old tunes and Scherzo)

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