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Howard Jones participates in Elton John fundraiser

Elton John Misses His Own Tribute

http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,301064,00.html#1

Excerpt:

He also didn’t get to see Howard Jones, the '80s balladeer whose own hit was “No One Is to Blame.” Jones started playing “Tiny Dancer” on an electronic keyboard. But when a cable kept causing static, he stopped, retreated to the grand piano on stage right, and played the song the old-fashioned way. It was beautiful, and he got a standing ovation, too.

I’d like to see some of today’s pop performers react with such aplomb. Of course, they’d have to know how to play a real instrument!



While I'm posting here anyway, if you're interested in seeing "Someone You Need" as a waltz,
here's a 2-minute clip from my wedding though it takes a minute to download because it's 15MB. (Also you may need Quicktime to see it.) All my dancing friends joined in halfway through, it was beautiful.
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