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Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds

Posted By: thalbergmad

Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/28/11 04:47 PM

Volodos?
Posted By: Cherub Rocker

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/28/11 04:50 PM

I thought he did.
Posted By: pno

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/28/11 04:52 PM

Next: Successful pianists who never played a piano.
Posted By: thalbergmad

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/28/11 04:52 PM

HAHAHA
Posted By: Orange Soda King

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/28/11 05:57 PM

crazy
Posted By: WinsomeAllegretto

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/28/11 06:09 PM

I know a successful pianist who got food poisoning from going to mcdonalds...
Posted By: thalbergmad

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/28/11 06:19 PM

That is a little off topic.

Thal
Posted By: pianoloverus

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/28/11 06:51 PM

Liszt, A.Rubinstein, Rachmaninov, Gilels, Hofmann, Busoni, Clara Schumann.
Posted By: Mark_C

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/28/11 07:16 PM

EIEIO
Posted By: jeffreyjones

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/28/11 10:07 PM

Originally Posted by WinsomeAllegretto
I know a successful pianist who got food poisoning from going to mcdonalds...


You mean all of them?
Posted By: Quaver Pyjama

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/28/11 10:12 PM

Originally Posted by pianoloverus
Liszt, A.Rubinstein, Rachmaninov, Gilels, Hofmann, Busoni, Clara Schumann.
That list is wrong! One of these pianists ate at a McDonalds while touring.
Posted By: jeffreyjones

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/29/11 01:14 AM

Well, out of that liszt, only Gilels lived that long, so it would have to be him!
Posted By: Orange Soda King

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/29/11 02:58 AM

Originally Posted by jeffreyjones
Well, out of that liszt, only Gilels lived that long, so it would have to be him!


grin

(You do that, too?)
Posted By: SamOnThePiano

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/29/11 03:02 AM

This thread is hilarious!
Posted By: BDB

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/29/11 03:05 AM

As a student, Chopin picked up extra cash by working at the Paris McDonalds.
Posted By: jeffreyjones

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/29/11 03:06 AM

Originally Posted by Orange Soda King
Originally Posted by jeffreyjones
Well, out of that liszt, only Gilels lived that long, so it would have to be him!


grin

(You do that, too?)


laugh I had no idea I did that.
Posted By: Pogorelich.

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/29/11 02:11 PM

Originally Posted by BDB
As a student, Chopin picked up extra cash by working at the Paris McDonalds.


best reply ever! ahahhhahahahah!
Posted By: Hank Drake

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/29/11 03:38 PM

Originally Posted by thalbergmad
Volodos?


He looks like he's spent quite a bit of time at the Moscow Mickey D's.
Posted By: musica71

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/29/11 04:37 PM

Somehow it seems some people don't have enough to do??
Posted By: pianoloverus

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/29/11 05:49 PM

Originally Posted by Quaver Pyjama
Originally Posted by pianoloverus
Liszt, A.Rubinstein, Rachmaninov, Gilels, Hofmann, Busoni, Clara Schumann.
That list is wrong! One of these pianists ate at a McDonalds while touring.
A pianist with such a beautiful tone would never eat a hamburger.
Posted By: thalbergmad

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/29/11 06:44 PM

Originally Posted by BDB
As a student, Chopin picked up extra cash by working at the Paris McDonalds.


That might be so, but he sure as heck didn't eat any.

Perhaps he served Rossini a few times.

Thal
Posted By: Hank Drake

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonald's - 08/29/11 07:47 PM

Originally Posted by pianoloverus
Originally Posted by Quaver Pyjama
Originally Posted by pianoloverus
Liszt, A.Rubinstein, Rachmaninov, Gilels, Hofmann, Busoni, Clara Schumann.
That list is wrong! One of these pianists ate at a McDonalds while touring.
A pianist with such a beautiful tone would never eat a hamburger.


Horszowski ate hamburgers for lunch every day.
Posted By: Mark_C

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonald's - 08/30/11 01:46 AM

Originally Posted by Hank Drake
Horszowski ate hamburgers for lunch every day.

Might explain why his hands felt like butter. ha

(They did -- even when he was 98.)
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