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The piano I REALLY want
#2868143 07/10/19 09:17 PM
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I think this is my next one, LOL.

I need this


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"I tell my piano the things I used to tell you." - Frederic Chopin
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ebonykawai #2868158 07/10/19 10:11 PM
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I love this! So much music out of that tiny little keyboard. smile

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ebonykawai #2868317 07/11/19 09:38 AM
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I just adore this little sound, it's so satisfying somehow.


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"I tell my piano the things I used to tell you." - Frederic Chopin
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Nice!

I wonder how the bigger piano underneath sounds; and it's a white one too... smile

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ebonykawai #2868338 07/11/19 10:42 AM
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You can buy it from Amazon


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I want it!

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John305 #2868358 07/11/19 11:29 AM
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Originally Posted by John305
You can buy it from Amazon


Does it come in ebony satin?

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You can buy it from Amazon


Does it come in ebony satin?

Regards,



Alas, ebony polish.


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ebonykawai #2868395 07/11/19 01:30 PM
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Does Kawai actually make that? It's surprisingly expensive.


Now learning: Chopin C# minor Nocturne (posth) and C minor Prelude (big chords), Mozart Sonata in C K. 545
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Chrispy #2868750 07/12/19 01:06 PM
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Originally Posted by Chrispy
Does Kawai actually make that? It's surprisingly expensive.


They seem to come right from Japan, so I'm assuming it's a distinct possibility. I'll have to dig a little more.....


Lisa

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"I tell my piano the things I used to tell you." - Frederic Chopin
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ebonykawai #2868784 07/12/19 02:05 PM
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They are on ebay. For some reason, I like the light wood finish.

https://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_fr...S0&_nkw=kawai+toy+piano&_sacat=0

Alternatively, there are candidates for rebuilding from the golden era of the toy pianoforte. 😁



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ebonykawai #2869626 07/15/19 07:24 PM
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Remember when you were little and if you were good at the doctor or the dentist you got a treat or you got to pick a prize from the prize box?

I was good at the doctor.


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ebonykawai #2869639 07/15/19 08:19 PM
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I like the light wood finish, too. It's too bad these don't come in Cracker Jack, lol. 😊❤️


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ebonykawai #2869644 07/15/19 08:39 PM
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I’m holding out for the working LEGO piano model. There should be an update in the fall about possible production
BTW; it takes 1800 Legos 🙀


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ebonykawai #2869688 07/15/19 11:56 PM
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I'm trying to remember, on the B-52s first album, which song was it that used a toy piano? Credited on the cover, too--- the only time I've ever seen that. Was it "Dance This Mess Around?"


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Jeff Clef #2869778 07/16/19 09:06 AM
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Originally Posted by Jeff Clef
I'm trying to remember, on the B-52s first album, which song was it that used a toy piano? Credited on the cover, too--- the only time I've ever seen that. Was it "Dance This Mess Around?"


Yes.
This article describes the toy piano as "surprisingly haunting."
https://www.popmatters.com/183604-d...s-dance-this-mess-around-2495641049.html


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ebonykawai #2869779 07/16/19 09:12 AM
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Yann Tiersen uses toy pianos a lot on his albums.

Here is an example:


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ebonykawai #2870032 07/17/19 09:10 AM
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I'm going to have to work out space on a table. Kneeling like Yann does in that video isn't going to work for me.


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Hmmm. Shipping is from Poste Italiane which doesn't sound exactly Japanese to me.


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Does a real size instrument like this exist?

I think it doesn't, but.. why not? Some kind of xylophone instead of strings, put dampers in it like a piano, and you would have a unique instrument!

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