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#2004504 - 12/26/12 08:36 AM First Post
HisKidd Offline
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Registered: 03/31/11
Posts: 198
Loc: AL/USA
Hello Everyone...
This is my first post for Piano World. I have looked up topics and read them from time to time, but have now decided to become a participating member.
I have been playing for 22 months, and I am a member of Pianomagic. My desire at the time I joined was to learn to play by ear. At some point in time, I will tackle learning to read music (limited ability), and developing the skills necessary for sightreading. I believe both approaches have value.
My instrument is the Kawai MP6 (I've played it daily since March of 2010); and, yes I've read many of the post about the MP6. In my opinion, it's the best buy for the money on the market for a stage piano. I'm looking forward to participation here in the forums!
Play On!
H.K. cool
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#2004513 - 12/26/12 08:57 AM Re: First Post [Re: HisKidd]
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Registered: 04/30/11
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welcome dude, your on the best internet site for all things piano related.
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#2004595 - 12/26/12 01:06 PM Re: First Post [Re: HisKidd]
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Registered: 08/03/05
Posts: 1020
Loc: Brighton Colorado
Welcome HisKidd. We'll look forward to hearing from you...it's a great place to talk piano, share our successes, and lament our failures. Just where IS Hoover AL?
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#2004691 - 12/26/12 05:52 PM Re: First Post [Re: HisKidd]
Johan B Offline
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Registered: 04/13/07
Posts: 2226
Loc: The Netherlands, Grootegast-Gr...
Welcome on board.......this is a fine forum......

Best regards
Johan B
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#2004748 - 12/26/12 11:23 PM Re: First Post [Re: HisKidd]
JerryG Offline
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Registered: 01/25/06
Posts: 170
Loc: Long Island, NY
Welcome HisKidd.

Join the a great bunch of pianists here.

There are a lot of talented people ready to share their knowledge with you
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#2004982 - 12/27/12 02:24 PM Re: First Post [Re: HisKidd]
Brian Lucas Offline
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Registered: 09/04/11
Posts: 1139
Loc: Nashville, TN
Welcome! You'll hear good things about the Kawai DPs too. I used to see more of them years ago, but recently they seem to not be around as much in the US.

Keyboards, and even acoustic pianos, are so much of a personal choice. They vary widely in so many areas. Everyone has their favorites and they're all different. Hard to get the same opinion out of 2 people. smile Bottom line, if it works for you, and you like it, that's all that matters.
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#2005066 - 12/27/12 04:53 PM Re: First Post [Re: WiseBuff]
HisKidd Offline
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Registered: 03/31/11
Posts: 198
Loc: AL/USA
WiseBuff...
Thanks for the welcome! Hoover is just outside Birmingham!
H.K.
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Keyboards are the best therapy I know of...
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DCM CX-17 Monitors
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#2005068 - 12/27/12 04:54 PM Re: First Post [Re: JerryG]
HisKidd Offline
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Registered: 03/31/11
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Loc: AL/USA
JerryG... are you the JerryG who is also a member of Pianomagic?

Thanks to all of you for the warm welcome!
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Keyboards are the best therapy I know of...
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Kawai MP6 stage piano
DCM CX-17 Monitors
Sennheiser HD 205, DJ series, headset

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#2005197 - 12/27/12 09:32 PM Re: First Post [Re: HisKidd]
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Registered: 06/16/11
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Welcome, HisKidd!

As you surely know by now, there are lots of great people here. Best wishes in your pursuits!

James
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#2005199 - 12/27/12 09:35 PM Re: First Post [Re: HisKidd]
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Registered: 12/12/10
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Loc: Minneapolis, MN

Welcome Hiskidd! You'll find a. Great group of folks to get to know!
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#2005364 - 12/28/12 08:29 AM Re: First Post [Re: Brian Lucas]
HisKidd Offline
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Registered: 03/31/11
Posts: 198
Loc: AL/USA
Originally Posted By: Brian Lucas


Keyboards, and even acoustic pianos, are so much of a personal choice. They vary widely in so many areas. Everyone has their favorites and they're all different. Hard to get the same opinion out of 2 people. smile Bottom line, if it works for you, and you like it, that's all that matters.


Brian.. couldn't agree more. When I began looking two years ago, I really wanted the Yamaha S90es. Still find that those in mint condition are going for about $1,600! I've found that good players sound good on whatever they play! Thanks for the warm welcome!
Play On!
H.K.
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Keyboards are the best therapy I know of...
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Kawai MP6 stage piano
DCM CX-17 Monitors
Sennheiser HD 205, DJ series, headset

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#2006284 - 12/29/12 11:22 PM Re: First Post [Re: HisKidd]
JerryG Offline
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Registered: 01/25/06
Posts: 170
Loc: Long Island, NY
HisKidd I am the same person
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