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#1969975 - 10/07/12 06:55 PM Can you rewrite the lyrics for " I Love A Piano"?
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Original Lyrics by Irving Berlin:
I Know A Fine Way
To Treat A Steinway

Lyrics on Micheal Feinstein's version that inspired this thread:
I Just Appalled When
It's Not a Baldwin
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dGIb5mC02cM

Can you rewrite the lyrics for the piano of your choice?


Edited by pianoloverus (10/07/12 06:58 PM)

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#1969999 - 10/07/12 07:53 PM Re: Can you rewrite the lyrics for " I Love A Piano"? [Re: pianoloverus]
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After all the dickering, I settled for a Chickering

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#1970036 - 10/07/12 09:33 PM Re: Can you rewrite the lyrics for " I Love A Piano"? [Re: pianoloverus]
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After one dealer's bolognia, I chose an Estonia.

Or,

Having talked to Mauel, I went with Laul. (Our last names do rhyme)
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#1970304 - 10/08/12 12:59 PM Re: Can you rewrite the lyrics for " I Love A Piano"? [Re: pianoloverus]
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You'll never falter... when it's a Walter...
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#1970325 - 10/08/12 01:53 PM Re: Can you rewrite the lyrics for " I Love A Piano"? [Re: pianoloverus]
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#1970389 - 10/08/12 04:29 PM Re: Can you rewrite the lyrics for " I Love A Piano"? [Re: pianoloverus]
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I know it seems a little snobby, but my new love is a Knabe.
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#1970417 - 10/08/12 05:34 PM Re: Can you rewrite the lyrics for " I Love A Piano"? [Re: pianoloverus]
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"Ah!", quoth the player,
"Irish Schiedmayer"
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#1970426 - 10/08/12 05:47 PM Re: Can you rewrite the lyrics for " I Love A Piano"? [Re: pianoloverus]
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My Hailun has really got me smilin',
My Austin-Weight is really, really great,
Soon I'll have an Erard in my back yard,
And I'm enjoying a Sandwich with my Fandrich.
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#1970462 - 10/08/12 07:29 PM Re: Can you rewrite the lyrics for " I Love A Piano"? [Re: Pianolance]
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Scratch your Ibach, and
tickle your Blüthner?

Flügel Doo Zeitter
as Winkelmann said.
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#1970732 - 10/09/12 10:40 AM Re: Can you rewrite the lyrics for " I Love A Piano"? [Re: pianoloverus]
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Why oh why didn't I choose a Kawai
Instead I chose a Samick
And now I'm in a panick
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#1970743 - 10/09/12 11:04 AM Re: Can you rewrite the lyrics for " I Love A Piano"? [Re: pianoloverus]
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The best examples IMO are the ones that fit the original music in the spot the original lyrics come from. Some of the above work fine and the others...? See the Pianist Corner for some more clever examples.

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#1970782 - 10/09/12 12:46 PM Re: Can you rewrite the lyrics for " I Love A Piano"? [Re: pianoloverus]
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I plundered my coffer
For My Bösendorfer


Edited by Thrill Science (10/09/12 12:47 PM)
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