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« on: March 26, 2009, 02:31:00 AM »

I have my own studio where I teach.  The piano is black, and I have some black bookshelves and a black couch.  The walls are white.  I have this picture of Beethoven hanging up:

http://www.allposters.com/gallery.asp?startat=/getposter.asp&APNum=382980&CID=4BAFE5948ED343599A0511652CED4718&PPID=1&search=beethoven&f=t&FindID=0&P=1&PP=8&sortby=PD&cname=&SearchID=

Now I have another wall that needs a painting or something.  I'm thinking something from the abstract art section:

http://www.allposters.com/gallery.asp?startat=/getthumb.asp&cid=4BAFE5948ED343599A0511652CED4718&sortby=&c=c&page=1&Search=956&parentpath=0-1013-956

Would anyone here be willing to offer me some suggestions for posters where the colors would coordinate with the Beethoven poster?  They will be on opposite ends of the room, but the colors should coordinate because it is a very small room!  Thanks in advance for your help.
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« Reply #1 on: April 11, 2009, 02:19:43 AM »

I have my own studio where I teach.  The piano is black, and I have some black bookshelves and a black couch.  The walls are white.  I have this picture of Beethoven hanging up:

http://www.allposters.com/gallery.asp?startat=/getposter.asp&APNum=382980&CID=4BAFE5948ED343599A0511652CED4718&PPID=1&search=beethoven&f=t&FindID=0&P=1&PP=8&sortby=PD&cname=&SearchID=

Now I have another wall that needs a painting or something.  I'm thinking something from the abstract art section:

http://www.allposters.com/gallery.asp?startat=/getthumb.asp&cid=4BAFE5948ED343599A0511652CED4718&sortby=&c=c&page=1&Search=956&parentpath=0-1013-956

Would anyone here be willing to offer me some suggestions for posters where the colors would coordinate with the Beethoven poster?  They will be on opposite ends of the room, but the colors should coordinate because it is a very small room!  Thanks in advance for your help.

id suggest getting some wall decals...get uummm maybe more decorations like statues..you know the like 5 inch ones that come in all different colors...also try going onto Music Treasures...They have some cute stuff...And try searching Vases...theres a music clef vase there...good luck
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« Reply #2 on: April 11, 2009, 02:27:18 PM »

Thanks!
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« Reply #3 on: April 11, 2009, 08:53:11 PM »

Thanks!

Sure! Anytime! I love music stuff...and i love 2 decorate!
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« Reply #4 on: April 12, 2009, 01:57:42 PM »

Place a big poster of your favorite pianist to motivate practicing...  Grin Myself has many posters and small photos near my piano.
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OMG, it's spa time!!! Grin
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« Reply #5 on: April 12, 2009, 02:13:07 PM »

Myself has many posters and small photos near my piano.

Me too.

I have Liszt on one side of my piano and Thalberg on the other.

I keep them at least 3 feet apart.

Thal
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« Reply #6 on: April 12, 2009, 03:47:54 PM »

Me too.

I have Liszt on one side of my piano and Thalberg on the other.

I keep them at least 3 feet apart.

Thal


i have beethoven,brahms,vivaldi,debussy, Chopin, Schubert, Mozart, Saint Saens, and Bach. they stare at me a lot...it feels like there like staring straight into my soul....spooky!
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« Reply #7 on: April 12, 2009, 04:03:57 PM »

You have either got small photos or a big piano.

Thal
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« Reply #8 on: April 14, 2009, 05:31:04 AM »

In the Dillard's department store at the mall here they have a bust of Liszt, and Beethoven too, I believe.  They are quite large and have a copper-like finish.  Stately.  Someday I want to have busts like that in my sumptuous piano room. Smiley
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« Reply #9 on: April 14, 2009, 02:26:52 PM »

You have either got small photos or a big piano.

Thal

big piano....its in one room all by itself so i have a buncha pics Grin
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