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#487764 - 07/27/01 04:00 PM what to play at a block party
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There is a block party coming up in a few weeks in my neighborhood, and I promised to play a few classical pieces for it. I was thinking Beethoven's Minuet in G (It sounds like a very happy and festive song) and something by Chopin. Are there any suggestions? (Does not have to be a Chopin piece but would prefer).
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#487765 - 07/27/01 05:41 PM Re: what to play at a block party
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If you're going to be playing towards dusk or evening, a Chopin waltz or two would be very nice I think. If earlier in the day, perhaps a Pollonaise. These are both based on dances and can have a festive air about them. Perhaps?
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#487766 - 07/27/01 07:07 PM Re: what to play at a block party
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Jgoo:

How about a little block party boogie?
Maybe even a roughty rag?

Unless they are all Charles Emerson Winchestor III, they should like it.

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