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'Casablanca' Piano Sold at Auction at Bonhams - CNBC

2014-11-24
CNBC'Casablanca' Piano Sold at Auction at BonhamsCNBCThe transit papers were stuffed under the lid of the piano—Humphrey Bogart's fingerprints would have been on them. But Dr. Gary Milan said he never found out whose fingerprints were on the chewing gum that was under the keyboard. The piano in question ...NY / Region|'Casablanca' Piano Sells for $3.4 Million at BonhamsNew York TimesSell it Again, Sam: Why the Casablanca Piano Netted $3.4 Million at AuctionInc.comThe Piano That Was Used in Casablanca Has Been Sold for $3.4 MillionTIMEFortune -moviepilot.comall 68 news articles »

Dallas Jazz Piano Society stays on key for a cause - Dallas Morning News

2014-11-28
Dallas Morning NewsDallas Jazz Piano Society stays on key for a causeDallas Morning NewsPiano player Brian Piper, bass player James Driscoll, and drummer Steve Barnes during a performance of The Dallas Jazz Piano Society presenting the music of Harold Arlen, on Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014 at the Sammons Center for the Arts in Dallas.

Billy Joel's Biographer Compiles an Ultimate Piano Man Playlist - RollingStone.com

2014-11-28
RollingStone.comBilly Joel's Biographer Compiles an Ultimate Piano Man PlaylistRollingStone.comMy slate of a dozen personal favorites kicks off only after the early, bittersweet show business tales of "Piano Man" (1974) and "The Entertainer" (1975). I was a bit surprised to see that just six of his 13 albums (that excludes compilations and his ...and more »

The Piano Guys At Oakdale - CTNow

2014-11-28
The Piano Guys At OakdaleCTNowCall it New Age, classical lite, camp or whatever, but tip your hat to the Piano Guys — Utah dads Al van der Beek, Jon Schmidt, Paul Anderson and Steven Sharp Nelson — who've amassed tens of millions of views for their self-produced YouTube videos.and more »

Thinking of Refinishing Your Own Piano? Don't. - New York Times

2014-11-12
New York TimesThinking of Refinishing Your Own Piano? Don't.New York TimesEven these days, when cheap secondhand pianos are in plentiful supply, having been tossed aside to make way for compact, sophisticated keyboards, not many people can brag about owning a Steinway. Fewer own one that's not worth bragging about.

City offers guitar, piano classes - Dayton Daily News

2014-11-26
City offers guitar, piano classesDayton Daily NewsThe city of Beavercreek Parks, Recreation & Culture Department, in cooperation with the Piano Preparatory School, is offering guitar and piano classes for children, teenagers and adults. Classes meet at the Piano Preparatory School, 3899 Indian Ripple ...

Cowardly Lion Costume, Piano from Casablanca Fetch over $3 Million at Auction - People Magazine

2014-11-25
People MagazineCowardly Lion Costume, Piano from Casablanca Fetch over $3 Million at AuctionPeople MagazineCasablanca's piano fetched $3,413,000, including a buyer's premium of $513,000. Likely built in 1927 and then memorably played by Dooley Wilson in the beloved wartime romance (as well as in a few other films), the piano was owned for years by an ...'Wizard of Oz' Cowardly Lion suit, Casablanca piano go for millionsReuters'Wizard of Oz' Cowardly Lion costume, 'Casablanca' piano each sell for over $3MToday.comWizard of Oz lion costume sells for $3mBBC NewsHollywood Reporter -Toronto Starall 392 news articles »

Visualizing the Notes Played in Songs on a Piano-Turned-Histogram - Gizmodo

2014-11-25
Visualizing the Notes Played in Songs on a Piano-Turned-HistogramGizmodoEver wondered how many times a certain note gets played during the course of a song? Well this tool developed by Joey Cloud lets you visualize the number of times each note is played on a histogram—that happens to look exactly like the piano keyboard ...and more »

Author chats about 'A Piano in Every Room' - NewHampshire.com

2014-11-28
Author chats about 'A Piano in Every Room'NewHampshire.comTAMWORTH — Rosamond van der Linde will be reading excerpts of her book, “A Piano In Every Room,” at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 2, at the Cook Memorial Library, 93 Main St. The program highlights the story behind a family living in a 42-room house with 34 ...

David Archuleta, Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Piano Guys and other famous ... - Deseret News

2014-11-26
Deseret NewsDavid Archuleta, Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Piano Guys and other famous ...Deseret NewsThe live Nativity will feature hundreds of volunteers along with YouTube celebrities and performers such as David Archuleta, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and The Piano Guys. Singer-songwriter Peter Hollens, who has almost 80 million views on YouTube, ...