•  
  •  
Farewell FAO Schwarz: Last day of business at NYC toy store

...where Tom Hanks danced on its floor piano (signage called it The Big Piano.)Nick Jonas stopped by and hopped around the piano in December while singing "Jealous."Toys R Us of Wayne, New Jersey, has been privately held since 2005. It bought...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-07-15/farewell-fao-schwarz-last-
16th century harpsichord has history worth noting

...Vicens, who lives in Switzerland and spearheaded the effort.Harpsichords were pop u lar for centuries until overtaken by the piano, which they resemble. Museum officials believe the Neapolitan harpsichord that Vicens played was built in 1530, or...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-07-11/16th-century-harpsichord-has-histor
Cathie Malone

...was a native and lifelong resident of the Augusta area. She was a 1970 graduate of Harlem High School and loved to play the piano and sing. She loved Jesus, her husband and family and helping other people. Family members include husband Keith Malone...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175197095
Best & Brightest: Antonia Adams, Strom Thurmond High School

...Lynchburg, Va., with a major in biblical studies and a minor in expositional preachingOF NOTE: Antonia enjoys playing the piano and flute, singing, Christian journaling and exercising in her yard.NOMINATOR'S NOTE: "Antonia has shown her passion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-18/best-brightest-antonia-adams-
Ramblin' Rhodes: Bufford brings big city cabaret show to Evans crowd

...Bufford, is a retired insurance agent."My mother plays the piano, and both sides of my family are extremely musical," Bufford said. "My grandfather, Gwinn Ware, plays the piano and many other instruments."Bufford graduated as valedictorian...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-06-10/ramblin-rhodes-buffor
Best & Brightest: Stefan Zotovic, South Aiken High School

...and maybe physics for a career in medicine or law. He also plans to study in Spain.OF NOTE: Stefan enjoys playing the piano and travelingNOMINATOR'S NOTE: "I anticipate that with Stefan's charismatic manner and mental aptitude he will be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-22/best-and-brightest-stefan-zot
Best & Brightest: Russell Noah, John S. Davidson Fine Arts School

...Attend Vanderbilt University to study mathematicsOF NOTE: Russell enjoys weightlifting, fantasy sports and playing the piano.NOMINATOR'S NOTE: "Russell is one of the most transcendent thinkers I have ever encountered. He is not afraid to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-19/best-and-brightest-russell-no
Frances Ford

...Street Mission, and Crawford Avenue Baptist Church were an important part of her life. She faithfully attended and played the piano for each church until the mid-1950's. She had a vivacious enjoyment of music, traveling, reading, gardening...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174826817
Jim Brickman keeps the music coming; this time, to Evans

...types of things, but in a quality way, all based around the piano, but with beautiful sounds and not fakey, you know...has been so much fun to do, where it's just me and the piano," he said. "That's been fantastic. I just love...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-03-18/jim-brickman-keeps-mu
Madge Wise

...greatest reward in teaching was improving the lives of the children she taught. Mrs. Wise loved to play bridge, play the piano, grow flowers. Mrs. Wise loved to travel, especially to the British Isles. She was an accomplished cook and had a...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174760121