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#1375321 - 02/16/10 07:15 AM Met an interesting gentleman yesterday..
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Registered: 04/18/06
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A friend has taken on the Lowrey line of organs and a part of the program is free music lessons. I was invited to the training session for music instructors and had a great time. The training was done by a gentleman named Dennis Awe. He's a really nice guy with an interesting background. I looked him up on the web when I got home last night Link . His bio page is pretty neat. Today I get to go back for day 2 of the training.

Ken
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#1375599 - 02/16/10 01:44 PM Re: Met an interesting gentleman yesterday.. [Re: Ken Knapp]
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Dennis has been around for a long time.
Dennis is a talented entertainer.

I remember him from when I sold Lowrey organs in the late 60's/early 70's.
Hey, come to think of it, that means I've been around a long time too :-)

I believe he did some concerts for us when I worked for Curtis Music Stores in Massachusetts (North Shore area).
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#1377662 - 02/18/10 09:42 PM Re: Met an interesting gentleman yesterday.. [Re: Piano World]
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Ken and Frank,

I know Dennis and when I last visited with him in June, I told him that he has not changed a bit or aged since the first occasion I had to meet him in 1973. He is a talented guy and a very popular entertainer among the home organ buffs.
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#1382722 - 02/25/10 01:27 PM Re: Met an interesting gentleman yesterday.. [Re: Piano Peddler]
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Loc: Kansas
he looks like an organ Liberace.. i love his 'font'/logo on his page with the keyboards entertwined in the letters.
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