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#550956 - 12/19/07 07:11 PM Famous Pianists Game
Sergeidave Offline
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Registered: 10/09/07
Posts: 11
Loc: Washington State
I guys,

I don't know if some of you have visited this website, but it's very cool. It hosts tons of games to learn stuff about any subject out there. Anyway, here's this game, to see who can recognize these famous pianists the fastest. If you are a registered user, you get to have your best scores saved in the scoreboard of the game. Ok, here's the game, have some fun:
Famous Pianists Game
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#550957 - 12/19/07 09:21 PM Re: Famous Pianists Game
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Registered: 09/06/07
Posts: 702
Loc: Pennsylvania
that was fun haha
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#550958 - 12/20/07 02:13 AM Re: Famous Pianists Game
Antonius Hamus Offline
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100% in 1:13.

How did you get your time, Sergeidave? Many tries? Or some sort of preparation?

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#550959 - 12/20/07 02:21 AM Re: Famous Pianists Game
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Originally posted by Antonius Hamus:
100% in 1:13.
Yeah Antonius, those were easy! \:D Myra Hess and Joseph Hofmann took just a moment, but otherwise it was a walk-through.

Fun. Nice to see Martha there.
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#550960 - 12/20/07 02:43 AM Re: Famous Pianists Game
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So how fast did you get through it? I could have got through a bit faster if I had cleaned my mouse before trying, but 15 seconds??

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#550961 - 12/20/07 03:07 AM Re: Famous Pianists Game
Sergeidave Offline
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Registered: 10/09/07
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Loc: Washington State
Yep, many tries. I had played that game before many times, but never ocurred to me to share it here until yesterday, \:\) .

Glad that you guys liked it!
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#550962 - 12/20/07 03:12 AM Re: Famous Pianists Game
Sergeidave Offline
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Registered: 10/09/07
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Loc: Washington State
Register, it's free and your best times are automatically saved on the score board. There are also tons of other fun games.
Try these other two games:
http://www.purposegames.com/game/2398

and this other one:
http://www.purposegames.com/game/2462
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#550963 - 12/20/07 03:19 AM Re: Famous Pianists Game
Sergeidave Offline
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Registered: 10/09/07
Posts: 11
Loc: Washington State
I'm sorry, I forgot to explain how to replay the game. For those who don't know, you just hit the F5 key on your keyboard to refresh the game and play it over and over, \:\)
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#550964 - 12/21/07 03:36 AM Re: Famous Pianists Game
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Registered: 04/20/06
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Loc: Belgium
I was wondering why I couldn't get it right, until I scrolled down and saw the last line of pictures...
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#550965 - 12/22/07 04:51 PM Re: Famous Pianists Game
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Registered: 12/22/07
Posts: 31
Bombed it.. product of the mp3 age :|
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#550966 - 12/22/07 07:59 PM Re: Famous Pianists Game
LiszThalberg Offline
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Registered: 03/13/06
Posts: 3288
100%... took me 3 minutes though \:D

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#550967 - 12/23/07 05:37 AM Re: Famous Pianists Game
fnork Offline
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Registered: 10/01/04
Posts: 1801
Loc: Helsinki, Finland
100% in 1:02 \:D

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#550968 - 12/23/07 05:48 AM Re: Famous Pianists Game
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Registered: 08/07/07
Posts: 5556
Loc: Orange County, CA
100% in 1:04.8

I guessed on Cortot. That Horowitz picture is not the (much older) Horowitz I recognize.
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