Welcome to the Piano World Piano Forums
Over 2 million posts about pianos, digital pianos, and all types of keyboard instruments
Join the World's Largest Community of Piano Lovers (it's free)
It's Fun to Play the Piano ... Please Pass It On!

Gifts and supplies for the musician
SEARCH
the Forums & Piano World

This custom search works much better than the built in one and allows searching older posts.
(ad 125) Sweetwater - Digital Keyboards & Other Gear
Digital Pianos at Sweetwater
(ad) Spectral Analysis of Musical Sounds
Spectral Analysis of Musical Sounds with Emphasis on the Piano
Learn More

or
Buy This Book on Amazon.com
(ad) Pearl River
Pearl River Pianos
(ad) P B Guide
Acoustic & Digital Piano Guide
(ad) Pianoteq
Who's Online
113 registered (36251, Al LaPorte, Allar A, anamnesis, 29 invisible), 1243 Guests and 9 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Quick Links to Useful Piano & Music Resources
Our Classified Ads
Find Piano Professionals-

*Piano Dealers - Piano Stores
*Piano Tuners
*Piano Teachers
*Piano Movers
*Piano Restorations
*Piano Manufacturers
*Organs

Quick Links:
*Advertise On Piano World
*Free Piano Newsletter
*Online Piano Recitals
*Piano Recitals Index
*Piano & Music Accessories
*Music School Listings
* Buying a Piano
*Buying A Acoustic Piano
*Buying a Digital Piano
*Pianos for Sale
*Sell Your Piano
*How Old is My Piano?
*Piano Books
*Piano Art, Pictures, & Posters
*Directory/Site Map
*Contest
*Links
*Virtual Piano
*Music Word Search
*Piano Screen Saver
*Piano Videos
*Virtual Piano Chords
(ad) Estonia Piano
Estonia Pianos
Topic Options
#2187989 - 11/25/13 10:19 AM Schubert Impromptu D899 No. 2 in E Flat Major
RichterForever Offline
Full Member

Registered: 02/06/07
Posts: 152
Loc: Singapore
My son performed this recently at a local music festival. He still has difficulty spanning an octave accurately because of his small hands.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DopaDVnXxC4
_________________________
RichterForever
Yamaha C3, Yamaha CVP 405

Top
#2193713 - 12/06/13 11:10 PM Re: Schubert Impromptu D899 No. 2 in E Flat Major [Re: RichterForever]
Hamburg-D Offline
500 Post Club Member

Registered: 06/04/13
Posts: 513
What can we say? No matter how good or bad the playing is, you always have to give credit to an 8 year old memorizing an entire impromptu and performing it live.

So 10 for courage!!!

As far as his playing, even if it wasn't good I would say good job for such a young pianist. But he actually is good!!!

Can this impromptu be polished more? Sure! But that's not the important part for me. He displayed musicality and understanding of what he is playing. He also has some strength and bite in the middle section which you often don't even see in adults!

80 views not a single response on this forum. A simple "good job" can go a long way. Your silence is a bit insulting.

Top
#2246124 - 03/13/14 07:11 PM Re: Schubert Impromptu D899 No. 2 in E Flat Major [Re: RichterForever]
riley80 Offline
Full Member

Registered: 08/03/08
Posts: 399
Loc: Florida
Damn!! Good!! Job!!

Top
#2246130 - 03/13/14 07:26 PM Re: Schubert Impromptu D899 No. 2 in E Flat Major [Re: RichterForever]
dynamobt Offline
500 Post Club Member

Registered: 04/07/13
Posts: 763
Loc: NH
Wow!! This kid plays quite well. Not just for his age. Quite well, period!
_________________________
1918 Mason & Hamlin BB





Top
#2246133 - 03/13/14 07:31 PM Re: Schubert Impromptu D899 No. 2 in E Flat Major [Re: RichterForever]
Polyphonist Offline
7000 Post Club Member

Registered: 03/03/13
Posts: 7943
Loc: New York City
This thread is from more than three months ago.
_________________________
Regards,

Polyphonist

Top
#2246210 - 03/13/14 09:39 PM Re: Schubert Impromptu D899 No. 2 in E Flat Major [Re: Polyphonist]
Damon Online   happy
6000 Post Club Member

Registered: 09/22/06
Posts: 6292
Loc: St. Louis area
Originally Posted By: Polyphonist
This thread is from more than three months ago.


Your math skills are astonishing!
_________________________
It's been scientifically proven that Horowitz sucks.

Top
#2246213 - 03/13/14 09:43 PM Re: Schubert Impromptu D899 No. 2 in E Flat Major [Re: Damon]
Polyphonist Offline
7000 Post Club Member

Registered: 03/03/13
Posts: 7943
Loc: New York City
Originally Posted By: Damon
Originally Posted By: Polyphonist
This thread is from more than three months ago.


Your math skills are astonishing!

My intent was not to demonstrate my math skills.
_________________________
Regards,

Polyphonist

Top
#2250171 - 03/21/14 09:07 PM Re: Schubert Impromptu D899 No. 2 in E Flat Major [Re: Polyphonist]
riley80 Offline
Full Member

Registered: 08/03/08
Posts: 399
Loc: Florida
I happened upon this thread, merely because I wanted to see what had been said about this particular impromptu. Thank you, search ability.

Top

Moderator:  Kreisler 
What's Hot!!
Posting Pictures on the Forums
-------------------
Forums Rules & Help
-------------------
ADVERTISE
on Piano World

The world's most popular piano web site.
-------------------
PIANO BOOKS
Ad (Seiler/Knabe)
Seiler Pianos
(ad) HAILUN Pianos
Hailun Pianos - Click for More
(125ad) Dampp Chaser
Dampp Chaser Piano Life Saver
(ad) Lindeblad Piano
Lindeblad Piano Restoration
Sheet Music Plus (125)
Sheet Music Plus Featured Sale
New Topics - Multiple Forums
Rennovation of an older upright
by Sketches
01/29/15 06:04 AM
Beethoven Sonata 30
by George Miller155
01/29/15 01:18 AM
The Right Words At The Right Time
by Cinnamonbear
01/29/15 12:09 AM
Having goals to aim for
by Arghhh
01/28/15 11:01 PM
Noise from line in on MP7?
by acoxcae
01/28/15 08:55 PM
Forum Stats
77904 Members
42 Forums
161011 Topics
2365378 Posts

Max Online: 15252 @ 03/21/10 11:39 PM
Gift Ideas for Music Lovers!
Find the Perfect Gift for the Music Lovers on your List!
Visit our online store today.

Visit our online store for gifts for music lovers

 
Help keep the forums up and running with a donation, any amount is appreciated!
Or by becoming a Subscribing member! Thank-you.
Donate   Subscribe
 
Our Piano Related Classified Ads
|
Dealers | Tuners | Lessons | Movers | Restorations | Pianos For Sale | Sell Your Piano |

Advertise on Piano World
| Subscribe | Piano World | PianoSupplies.com | Advertise on Piano World | Donate | Link to Us | Classifieds |
| |Contact | Privacy | Legal | About Us | Site Map | Free Newsletter | Press Room |


copyright 1997 - 2015 Piano World ® all rights reserved
No part of this site may be reproduced without prior written permission