Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds

Posted by: thalbergmad

Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/28/11 12:47 PM

Volodos?
Posted by: Cherub Rocker

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/28/11 12:50 PM

I thought he did.
Posted by: pno

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/28/11 12:52 PM

Next: Successful pianists who never played a piano.
Posted by: thalbergmad

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/28/11 12:52 PM

HAHAHA
Posted by: Orange Soda King

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/28/11 01:57 PM

crazy
Posted by: WinsomeAllegretto

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/28/11 02:09 PM

I know a successful pianist who got food poisoning from going to mcdonalds...
Posted by: thalbergmad

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/28/11 02:19 PM

That is a little off topic.

Thal
Posted by: pianoloverus

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/28/11 02:51 PM

Liszt, A.Rubinstein, Rachmaninov, Gilels, Hofmann, Busoni, Clara Schumann.
Posted by: Mark_C

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/28/11 03:16 PM

EIEIO
Posted by: jeffreyjones

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/28/11 06:07 PM

Originally Posted By: WinsomeAllegretto
I know a successful pianist who got food poisoning from going to mcdonalds...


You mean all of them?
Posted by: Quaver Pyjama

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/28/11 06:12 PM

Originally Posted By: pianoloverus
Liszt, A.Rubinstein, Rachmaninov, Gilels, Hofmann, Busoni, Clara Schumann.
That list is wrong! One of these pianists ate at a McDonalds while touring.
Posted by: jeffreyjones

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/28/11 09:14 PM

Well, out of that liszt, only Gilels lived that long, so it would have to be him!
Posted by: Orange Soda King

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/28/11 10:58 PM

Originally Posted By: jeffreyjones
Well, out of that liszt, only Gilels lived that long, so it would have to be him!


grin

(You do that, too?)
Posted by: SamOnThePiano

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/28/11 11:02 PM

This thread is hilarious!
Posted by: BDB

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/28/11 11:05 PM

As a student, Chopin picked up extra cash by working at the Paris McDonalds.
Posted by: jeffreyjones

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/28/11 11:06 PM

Originally Posted By: Orange Soda King
Originally Posted By: jeffreyjones
Well, out of that liszt, only Gilels lived that long, so it would have to be him!


grin

(You do that, too?)


laugh I had no idea I did that.
Posted by: Pogorelich.

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/29/11 10:11 AM

Originally Posted By: BDB
As a student, Chopin picked up extra cash by working at the Paris McDonalds.


best reply ever! ahahhhahahahah!
Posted by: Hank Drake

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/29/11 11:38 AM

Originally Posted By: thalbergmad
Volodos?


He looks like he's spent quite a bit of time at the Moscow Mickey D's.
Posted by: musica71

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/29/11 12:37 PM

Somehow it seems some people don't have enough to do??
Posted by: pianoloverus

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/29/11 01:49 PM

Originally Posted By: Quaver Pyjama
Originally Posted By: pianoloverus
Liszt, A.Rubinstein, Rachmaninov, Gilels, Hofmann, Busoni, Clara Schumann.
That list is wrong! One of these pianists ate at a McDonalds while touring.
A pianist with such a beautiful tone would never eat a hamburger.
Posted by: thalbergmad

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonalds - 08/29/11 02:44 PM

Originally Posted By: BDB
As a student, Chopin picked up extra cash by working at the Paris McDonalds.


That might be so, but he sure as heck didn't eat any.

Perhaps he served Rossini a few times.

Thal
Posted by: Hank Drake

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonald's - 08/29/11 03:47 PM

Originally Posted By: pianoloverus
Originally Posted By: Quaver Pyjama
Originally Posted By: pianoloverus
Liszt, A.Rubinstein, Rachmaninov, Gilels, Hofmann, Busoni, Clara Schumann.
That list is wrong! One of these pianists ate at a McDonalds while touring.
A pianist with such a beautiful tone would never eat a hamburger.


Horszowski ate hamburgers for lunch every day.
Posted by: Mark_C

Re: Successful pianists who never visited McDonald's - 08/29/11 09:46 PM

Originally Posted By: Hank Drake
Horszowski ate hamburgers for lunch every day.

Might explain why his hands felt like butter. ha

(They did -- even when he was 98.)