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#918824 - 06/16/07 10:58 PM Re: How tall are you?
catluver Offline
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Registered: 06/16/07
Posts: 9
Loc: los angeles
i'm about 5'7" but i feel like im shrinking, is that possible \:\)

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#918825 - 06/18/07 10:03 PM Re: How tall are you?
playadom Offline
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Registered: 10/21/06
Posts: 1366
Loc: New Jersey
About 6', and can reach an augmented 11th, with a little bit of effort, but I'm still growing.
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#918826 - 06/22/07 03:07 PM Re: How tall are you?
JBiegel Offline
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Registered: 02/16/07
Posts: 851
Pianonoob--yikes--playing 12s in pieces? So learn Rach 3rd Concerto! (I better be careful--I'm only 5'11"--shouldn't get started up with a 6'9" pianist!)
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#918827 - 07/04/07 05:14 AM Re: How tall are you?
Cheung Offline
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Registered: 05/17/07
Posts: 28
Loc: Holland
167 cm
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I'm kinda new with the classical music.

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#918828 - 07/04/07 07:48 AM Re: How tall are you?
Muzzzz Offline
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Registered: 06/24/07
Posts: 80
Loc: Australia
6'1-and-a-half. I can play a 10th easily, 11th with a very light stretch and just just just a 12th if i stretch a lot, Which is more than my piano teacher, who is 6'7"

But I'm 15 and still growing!

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#918829 - 07/13/07 06:34 AM Re: How tall are you?
JBiegel Offline
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Registered: 02/16/07
Posts: 851
I had a private student who was probably 5'6" who got 11ths--go figure.
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#918830 - 07/14/07 05:05 PM Re: How tall are you?
193866 Offline
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Registered: 08/02/06
Posts: 777
Loc: Manassas,Va
Hello Sandy here... What an impressibe hand span... I read Rachmaninoff had a wide hand span too...No certain but a 10th for him? Sandy B
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#918831 - 07/14/07 05:06 PM Re: How tall are you?
193866 Offline
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Registered: 08/02/06
Posts: 777
Loc: Manassas,Va
Sorry the spelling mistakes I should edit...I will next time...Sandy B
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#918832 - 07/29/07 10:34 PM Re: How tall are you?
hotkeys Offline
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Registered: 01/12/07
Posts: 788
Loc: Massapequa, NY
5'10"
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#918833 - 12/10/07 05:55 PM Re: How tall are you?
Michael Steen Offline
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Registered: 03/26/07
Posts: 366
Loc: Sciota, Pennsylvania
5'10.5" When you're a guy under 6', every half inch takes on an added dimension.
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#918834 - 12/10/07 05:59 PM Re: How tall are you?
U S A P T Offline
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Registered: 10/20/06
Posts: 1645
Loc: An Indiana University
6'5" I've probably posted this already.
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#918835 - 12/12/07 12:48 AM Re: How tall are you?
asoalin Offline
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Registered: 12/10/07
Posts: 11
Loc: Florida
5'2" and 1/2"...every little bit counts!
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#918836 - 12/13/07 01:06 PM Re: How tall are you?
PianoTeacherKim Offline
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Registered: 02/09/07
Posts: 255
Loc: Kailua-Kona, HI
5' 6".
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#918837 - 12/14/07 03:39 PM Re: How tall are you?
C H O P I N Offline
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Registered: 04/13/07
Posts: 310
Loc: England
6'2
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#918838 - 12/14/07 10:32 PM Re: How tall are you?
lizzy's dad Offline
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Registered: 12/10/07
Posts: 256
Loc: Suburb of Seattle
5'8" barefoot

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#918839 - 12/18/07 11:01 PM Re: How tall are you?
MissT Offline
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Registered: 10/20/07
Posts: 100
Loc: Quebec, Quebec
A bit over 5'8"
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#918840 - 12/18/07 11:27 PM Re: How tall are you?
Kawaigirl1 Offline
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Registered: 02/27/06
Posts: 989
Loc: Toronto
5'5
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#918841 - 12/19/07 02:56 AM Re: How tall are you?
Lisztener Offline
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Registered: 10/12/06
Posts: 921
6'1" - 10th comfortably.
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#918842 - 12/19/07 03:06 AM Re: How tall are you?
Ragnhild Offline
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Registered: 08/22/06
Posts: 1117
Loc: Norway
5'5"
(hopefully right since it was a job converting from centimeters ;\) )
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#918843 - 12/21/07 02:22 PM Re: How tall are you?
Linds Offline
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Registered: 12/16/07
Posts: 14
Loc: USA
Heehee 5'3" but it's okay to be little bitty..
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#918844 - 12/23/07 05:04 PM Re: How tall are you?
Shari D. Offline
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Registered: 12/10/07
Posts: 15
Loc: Northern California
5'8" tall and easily stretch to a 9th. My glove size is Medium (ladies).

-shari

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#918845 - 12/23/07 05:25 PM Re: How tall are you?
Johan B Online   content
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Registered: 04/13/07
Posts: 1566
Loc: The Netherlands, Grootegast-Gr...
5'6"

1 march 2007: 100 kg
1 september 2007: 68 kg What??? Yes 68 kg

I feel great now.....

Johan B
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#918846 - 12/28/07 11:13 PM Re: How tall are you?
vayapues Offline
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Registered: 11/27/07
Posts: 103
Loc: Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
6'1" can reach out to 11th
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#918847 - 12/29/07 03:24 PM Re: How tall are you?
robjones Offline
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Registered: 12/26/07
Posts: 16
6'3" and 16 years old \:\) .

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#918848 - 12/29/07 03:40 PM Re: How tall are you?
pianojerome Offline
9000 Post Club Member

Registered: 01/01/05
Posts: 9868
0.001105 miles tall

and I weigh 566,990.4625 decigrams.

and I can play a 10th easily
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#918849 - 01/12/08 04:46 AM Re: How tall are you?
Boira Offline
Full Member

Registered: 07/09/07
Posts: 472
Loc: Barcelona
5'4" (160 cm) and 99 pounds (45 Kg). I hope I made the conversion right.
I just can play a 8th.
Definitely not a heavyweight...

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#918850 - 01/21/08 05:06 PM Re: How tall are you?
pianistchik91 Offline
Junior Member

Registered: 01/14/08
Posts: 9
Loc: Colorado
5'2". The good thing about piano is, you don't have to be tall to play!! \:D
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#918851 - 04/12/08 08:41 PM Re: How tall are you?
Abi Offline
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Registered: 03/17/08
Posts: 22
Loc: Indiana
I think I'm about 5'1"
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