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Classical Pianist Lola Astanova in Rolling Stones magazine
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Of course Donald is a Lola fan! wink

Amazing that she is linked as well to the infamous Trump Tower maeeting.....small world.


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He grabbed her by the Toscanini

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He grabbed her by the Toscanini

Please tell me this isn't a metaphor. ha


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People, please stay away from political comments....



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garbage goes to garbage.

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Tyrone, thanks for posting this. Regardless of how one views Lola A., it is positively good for classical music.



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garbage goes to garbage.

wow...


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This tread quickly turned into garbage. (As is that publication.)

Now, back to a discussion on pianos .



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Originally Posted by TomLC

This tread quickly turned into garbage. (As is that publication.)

Now, back to a discussion on pianos .


I thought this thread was about pianists, not pianos per say.



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It's about one particular pianist who's making a living as an entertainer. As such, whatever she does with wardrobe, makeup, and hair is all fair game. It all adds to the show.


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Originally Posted by NobleHouse


I thought this thread was about pianists, not pianos per say.


It quickly morphed into politics.



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Re: Classical Pianist Lola Astanova in Rolling Stones magazine
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I find it extraordinary, with so many brilliant pianists struggling to find a career, that someone so unremarkable can find an audience. eek

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Jeez how do you think she compensates for that?

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Originally Posted by johnstaf
I find it extraordinary, with so many brilliant pianists struggling to find a career, that someone so unremarkable can find an audience. eek

For some folks, her music apparently improves when they turn the video off! smile


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Originally Posted by Dfrankjazz
Jeez how do you think she compensates for that?



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Originally Posted by Tyrone Slothrop
Originally Posted by johnstaf
I find it extraordinary, with so many brilliant pianists struggling to find a career, that someone so unremarkable can find an audience. eek

For some folks, her music apparently improves when they turn the video off! smile


It probably does.

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Originally Posted by johnstaf
I find it extraordinary, with so many brilliant pianists struggling to find a career, that someone so unremarkable can find an audience. eek



Maybe if those brilliant pianists worked on their presentation, they would.

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Ah yes, Lola's costumes should be made available to all those entering the first round of the Van Cliburn Competition.

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