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#1791250 - 11/18/11 12:53 PM An Honor
Steve Cohen Offline
Yikes! 10000 Post Club Member

Registered: 05/26/01
Posts: 10617
Loc: Maryland/DC/No. VA
I was notified by the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM), the music industry'e trade organization, that I am going to be honored at their annual NAMM Show breakfast in January for our acheiving 75 years in business.

No. I'm not THAT old. My grandfather went into the business way befor I cam along. I've only been at it officially for about 45 years.
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Since 1937.

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#1791288 - 11/18/11 01:45 PM Re: An Honor [Re: Steve Cohen]
the nosy ape Offline
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Registered: 06/10/08
Posts: 747
Loc: Westford, MA
Congratulations! You have my best wishes for the next 75 years.

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#1791313 - 11/18/11 02:14 PM Re: An Honor [Re: Steve Cohen]
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Registered: 04/15/07
Posts: 931
Loc: San Francisco Bay Area
As we say in Swahili- you should live until 120.

MAZEL TOV!!
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#1791480 - 11/18/11 05:49 PM Re: An Honor [Re: Steve Cohen]
Rickster Online   content


Registered: 03/25/06
Posts: 8779
Loc: Georgia, USA
Congratulations, Steve!

That is an honor indeed!

I still find it odd that you don't actually play the piano after selling pianos all those years... not that playing a piano is a prerequisite for selling pianos. smile

Rick
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#1791569 - 11/18/11 08:12 PM Re: An Honor [Re: Rickster]
Steve Cohen Offline
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Registered: 05/26/01
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Loc: Maryland/DC/No. VA
Originally Posted By: Rickster
Congratulations, Steve!

That is an honor indeed!

I still find it odd that you don't actually play the piano after selling pianos all those years... not that playing a piano is a prerequisite for selling pianos. smile

Rick


I spent my youth rebuilding pianos, then my father began to train me to wear the yoke!!

Would you rather buy a race car from the driver or his mechanic???
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Since 1937.

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#1791581 - 11/18/11 08:26 PM Re: An Honor [Re: Steve Cohen]
Dave B Offline
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Registered: 08/01/11
Posts: 2146
Loc: Philadelphia area
Hope the yoke isn't too heavy. Congratulations!!!

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#1791588 - 11/18/11 08:33 PM Re: An Honor [Re: Steve Cohen]
Monica K. Offline

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Registered: 08/10/05
Posts: 17878
Loc: Lexington, Kentucky
Originally Posted By: Steve Cohen


Would you rather buy a race car from the driver or his mechanic???


Brilliant! thumb Congratulations, Steve!
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#1791740 - 11/19/11 12:26 AM Re: An Honor [Re: Monica K.]
Ric Overton Offline
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Registered: 06/12/07
Posts: 254
Loc: Burbank, Ca
Congrats Steve, you deserve it.
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#1791854 - 11/19/11 06:59 AM Re: An Honor [Re: Steve Cohen]
lilylady Offline
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Registered: 03/17/05
Posts: 4983
Loc: boston north
Congratulations to you and Jasons!

Do you have 'old' pics of the store to share?
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#1791886 - 11/19/11 09:11 AM Re: An Honor [Re: Steve Cohen]
pianoloverus Online   content
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Registered: 05/29/01
Posts: 20300
Loc: New York City
Bravo!

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#1791933 - 11/19/11 10:55 AM Re: An Honor [Re: Steve Cohen]
Rich Galassini Offline
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Registered: 05/28/01
Posts: 9737
Loc: Philadelphia/South Jersey
Congrats Steve!
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#1792160 - 11/19/11 04:35 PM Re: An Honor [Re: Monica K.]
turandot Offline
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Registered: 01/27/07
Posts: 7421
Loc: torrance, CA
Originally Posted By: Monica K.
Originally Posted By: Steve Cohen


Would you rather buy a race car from the driver or his mechanic???


Brilliant! thumb Congratulations, Steve!

It's a snappy report.....maybe. But considering the driver and the mechanic are both private parties, I'd want a thorough technical inspection by at least one top-flite independent racing mechanic before even considering who was selling it.

Factoring in the life-threatening implications of competitive racing, I'd probably rule out the purchase of used equipment just based on common sense. Better to do business with an authorized dealer with good warranty service. smile

As to Steve's 'honor', is Steinway presenting an 'Award"? grin
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