2017 was our 20th year online!

Welcome to the Piano World Piano Forums
Over 3 million posts about pianos, digital pianos, and all types of keyboard instruments.
Over 100,000 members from around the world.
Join the World's Largest Community of Piano Lovers (it's free)
It's Fun to Play the Piano ... Please Pass It On!

Shop our online store for music lovers
SEARCH
Piano Forums & Piano World
(ad)
Best of Piano Buyer
 Best of Piano Buyer
(ad)
Faust Harrison Pianos
Faust Harrison 100+ Steinway pianos
(ad)
Wessell Nickel & Gross
PianoForAll
Who's Online Now
54 members (cfhosford, butchkoch, 36251, Animar, brdwyguy, AndrewJCW, chen, 13 invisible), 527 guests, and 531 robots.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
(ad)
Estonia Pianos
Estonia Pianos
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Hop To
Frank the Piano Tuner meets Emmett the Cow
#2550195 06/17/16 07:21 PM
Joined: May 2001
Posts: 6,442
Founder - Owner - Host
6000 Post Club Member
OP Offline
Founder - Owner - Host
6000 Post Club Member
Joined: May 2001
Posts: 6,442
In our front yard today.


Keep in mind that up until recently I had a bit of a fear of cows. When I was young I was cutting across a field when I decided to pick some flowers for my mother.
I gathered a bunch of pretty wildflowers, and that's when I realized a group of cows was staring at me.

They started to head toward me (as a group), luckily there was a tree in the middle of the field.

I shot up the tree like a rocket still holding my mother's flowers. The cows gathered under the tree looking up at me. I thought "great, now what do I do?".
I figured if I was going to make a run for it I'd need to lose the flowers, so I dropped them.
The cows bent their heads and ate the flowers, then walked away.
They could care less about me, they wanted the flowers. Still I wasn't taking any chances, especially after I spied the bull!

Needless to say I covered the distance from the tree to the fence in seconds. Sorry Mom, no flowers today.

So, back to Emmett...

We had a nice (if one sided) conversation.

I finally convinced him to head back up the hill toward his home, we met his owner half way up, finally between the two of us we coaxed him back into his pasture (after about 20 minutes).







- Frank B.
Founder / Owner / Host
PianoWorld.com
www.PianoSupplies.com
Maple Street Music Shop
Find Us On:
Facebook.com/PianoWorldDotCom
www.youtube.com/PianoWorldDotCom
www.linkedin.com/in/pianoworld
Skype: PianoWorldDotCom
My Keyboards:
Estonia L-190, Yamaha P-80, Hammond D (think B3 in a cabinet) & Leslie, Harpsichord (kit), Bilhorn Telescope Organ c 1880, 2 - Antique Pump Organs & others
-------------------------
It's Fun To Play the Piano ... PLEASE Pass It On!
Please invite every piano enthusiast you know to join our piano forums!


(ad)
Piano & Music Accessories
piano accessories music gifts tuning and moving equipment
Re: Frank the Piano Tuner meets Emmett the Cow
Piano World #2550243 06/18/16 01:18 AM
Joined: Jan 2015
Posts: 1,864
1000 Post Club Member
Offline
1000 Post Club Member
Joined: Jan 2015
Posts: 1,864
Is Emmett a cow or a bull? At any rate perhaps he/she came to hear you play some Moosic ... grin


We are the music makers,
And we are the dreamers of dreams.

Moderated by  Piano World 

Link Copied to Clipboard
What's Hot!!
News from the Piano World
100,000!
---------------------
NEW! Sell Your Piano on our world famous Piano Forums!
---------------------
Posting Pictures on the Forums
-------------------
Forums RULES & HELP
-------------------
ADVERTISE on Piano World
(ad)
Pianoteq
Steinway Spiro Layering
(ad)
PianoDisc

PianoDisc
(ad)
Piano Life Saver - Dampp Chaser
Dampp Chaser Piano Life Saver
(ad)
Mason & Hamlin Pianos
New Topics - Multiple Forums
Pedal distance - Roland models
by littlemega - 01/20/21 08:14 AM
Building Stamina
by IntermedPianist - 01/20/21 06:36 AM
Yamaha S6X wheel caster size
by Zylch - 01/20/21 05:17 AM
Steinway B openbox set up advise
by danx16 - 01/19/21 11:01 PM
Download Sheet Music
Virtual Sheet Music - Classical Sheet Music Downloads
Forum Statistics
Forums42
Topics204,404
Posts3,049,245
Members100,141
Most Online15,252
Mar 21st, 2010
Please Support Our Advertisers


Faust Harrison 100+ Steinways

Dampp Chaser Piano Life Saver

 Best of Piano Buyer

PianoTeq Bechstein
Visit our online store for gifts for music lovers

Virtual Sheet Music - Classical Sheet Music Downloads



 
Help keep the forums up and running with a donation, any amount is appreciated!
Or by becoming a Subscribing member! Thank-you.
Donate   Subscribe
 
Our Piano Related Classified Ads
| Dealers | Tuners | Lessons | Movers | Restorations | Pianos For Sale | Sell Your Piano |

Advertise on Piano World
| Subscribe | Piano World | PianoSupplies.com | Advertise on Piano World |
| |Contact | Privacy | Legal | About Us | Site Map | Free Newsletter |


© copyright 1997 - 2021 Piano World ® all rights reserved
No part of this site may be reproduced without prior written permission
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.4