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#2300082 - 07/09/14 03:21 AM The Greatest Piano Virtuoso on the Planet!  
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Seriously.... Koko can understand every word you say. She talks back using Sign Language.
She wanted to play more than one note at a time. Keyboard wouldn't do it. Maybe we can send her one that will?


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#2300102 - 07/09/14 04:33 AM Re: The Greatest Piano Virtuoso on the Planet! [Re: rnaple]  
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"Still, some 34 years later, Koko has a vocabulary of over 1000 signs, and can understand more than 2000 English words."

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http://www.bbc.co.uk/dna/place-lancashire/plain/A15826386





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#2300456 - 07/09/14 09:44 PM Re: The Greatest Piano Virtuoso on the Planet! [Re: rnaple]  
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That looks like me playing... only difference is I have to get my own treats.


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#2300614 - 07/10/14 08:31 AM Re: The Greatest Piano Virtuoso on the Planet! [Re: rnaple]  
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She needs one of those wide key units so she could walk on it or play with fingers.


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