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#2875002 08/01/19 06:28 PM
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you met Beethoven and he became irate and exploded in your face? I would punch him in the mouth.

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I would time travel to talk to Chopin or Liszt.


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I bet you wouldn't punch Chopin even if kicked you in the a**.

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Originally Posted by pianoloverus
I bet you wouldn't punch Chopin even if kicked you in the a**.


Nope, a romantic wouldn’t kick you in the a**. Chopin and Liszt were beloved by their students, which is the reason they were chosen. Surely, Beethoven exploded because he couldn’t hear what you said; you should be forgiving


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I would show him a Dudley Moore vid. He'd laugh.



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I bet you wouldn't punch Chopin even if kicked you in the a**.

If I punched Chopin he would die.

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I would time travel to talk to Chopin or Liszt.

I have the footage. Working on a release deal which I can't talk about just yet. Get ready though.

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Originally Posted by JoelW
you met Beethoven and he became irate and exploded in your face? I would punch him in the mouth.



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Originally Posted by JoelW
you met Beethoven and he became irate and exploded in your face? I would punch him in the mouth.
The man was a tormented genius - a giant among composers . Have you no respect, compassion or self control? ha


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Originally Posted by Carey
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you met Beethoven and he became irate and exploded in your face? I would punch him in the mouth.
The man was a tormented genius - a giant among composers . Have you no respect, compassion or self control? ha



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He was also a lot smaller than I am, so I suspect that he would have kept it to himself.


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Originally Posted by Carey
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you met Beethoven and he became irate and exploded in your face? I would punch him in the mouth.
The man was a tormented genius - a giant among composers .

5'4'' isn't exactly giant.

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Why do you people want to 'punch' anyone, especially in the 'mouth'??? What sense does it make?

Keep away from me! :-)

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you met Beethoven and he became irate and exploded in your face? I would punch him in the mouth.
The man was a tormented genius - a giant among composers .

5'4'' isn't exactly giant.
Heck, he wasn't even that tall. Grieg, Schubert, Ravel, Beethoven, Mozart, Wagner, Chopin and Brahms were all short guys (under 5'6"). In comparison, Liszt was a giant at 6 feet - and Prokofiev and Rachmaninov were gargantuan at 6'3" and 6'6" respectively. I'm sure the latter two could knock you to the ground, so be careful who you mess with in your time travels.. grin


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I had hoped during the seven years since he joined that the OP would mature enough to stop these meaningless, often puerile posts wherein he contributes nothing.

I guess I can go on hoping.


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