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WIT and WISDOM / 88 Pianos Sing for Hope

The 88 pianos ………SING for Hope……..were scattered throughout all  New York neighboorhoods.  88 artists were involved…….each painting their own version of art.  All were creative.  I enjoyed those with poems…..whimsy……famous quotes .

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MOLLY MORGAN WEISS…..and her poem dedicated to her father….”THE ROOM”.

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SCOTT ADAMS painted for days to get his own philosophy down…….on the piano.

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EMILY LYNCH FRIES………and her fabric design from the “House of Worth”.

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STEFAN SIERHEJ.…..and his talented with a blue pencil.  Soooooo clever.

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Arielle Trenk is the artist.

 

 

“It’s Like a Heatwave” / 88 PIANOS Sing for Hope

Mr. “personality” himself……tinkling those ivories again at Lincoln Center.  Last Sunday all 88 PIANOSPlay for Hope“……….. were placed all around the fountain at Lincoln Center.

 It was an exhilarating New York event.

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His performance had all of us rocking.

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Swing it Mama!  And she was so cute.

88 PIANOS Sing for Hope

88 spots to tickle your fancy………the SING FOR HOPE PIANOS are back.  It is a non-profit organization founded in 2006……..making art accessible to all New Yorkers.  The piano are scattered all around the 5 boroughs.

The DAIRY in the middle of Central Park has one of the pianos.

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The DAIRY in the middle of Central Park has one of the pianos.

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This piano was painted by the artist Izabel Lam.

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“I am OPUS the Octopus….and I LOVE music” !

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I spoke with the pianist……..CHIN YAO TIAN………she is so talented.

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I make a video of her performance……….downloaded it……..and can’t find it.  Sorry Chin…….will add it later when it shows up.

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The next performer was Alexandra Pera.……..playing Chopin and Beethoven’s Pathetique Sonata………and she played it beautifully.

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Sorry Alexandra…….the video is lost somewhere in my computer.  I will try to post it later.

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Anyone can play……….just drop by……….sit down and………

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an audience is always there to enjoy your performance.

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Mike…………a passing tourist…..stayed and listened for about an hour.

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BIG BIRD happened by.  He did NOT play the piano.

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On Monday I will post the video of Stephanie Awad……….playing the piano at Lincoln Center………..decorated by John Varvatos.  Lovers of Rachmaninoff will enjoy her performance.