Nathan Gesner, Broker / Property Manager (American West Realty and Management)

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I used to play the flute and piano.  Today I play drums on my steering wheel when I am rocking out in my car. 

Oct 02, 2017 08:10 AM
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Does the radio count? I have no musical ability. I even go to the 7:30 am mass so I do not have to sing. 

Oct 02, 2017 06:58 AM
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Yes. I sing, and I can play keyboards. I also play rattles and cowbell. Oh, plus I was a DJ for 25 years + and I can play turntables. And control boards. Rock and roll

Oct 02, 2017 08:24 PM
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I play a keyboard, but it only produces music when I bring up Youtube.

Oct 02, 2017 04:24 PM
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Air guitar is about it.  10+ years ago when I worked at Guitar Center's corporate office one of the VPs lead a guitar class.  I bought a guitar and started learning, but fell behind due to an extensive travel schedule.  That's as far as I got.  Probably should sell/donate/give away the guitar at this point.

Oct 02, 2017 11:29 AM
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Nope. You should pick it up again.

Oct 02, 2017 07:06 AM
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Same... I used to play a bunch o' instruments.

Guitar, Banjo, Piano, Violin... I still have a guitar in my closet, seriously neglected... I haven't played it for years.  I gave one of my guitars away to a colleague's daughter who was learning guitar.

I also have my father's clarinet in my closet... but I don't play clarinet, never have.

Oct 02, 2017 06:55 AM
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Barbara Todaro
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from 4th grade to 9th grade.... clarinet.... I still have it...and I remember how to play it....

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I do not, but I would love to learn how to play the piano...

Oct 02, 2017 04:00 PM
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I wish I could say yes...

My ex used to say I play good on his nerves, but even that is over. 

Oct 02, 2017 02:50 PM
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Clarinet, piano and guitar in my early days. All well enough to get by if I really have to, but practicing a song for proficiency would take me a long time. I don't play any of them now, though we own all three, and really don't care enough to even worry about it. The only reason I keep the piano around is for sentimental value and one day maybe to have my kids take lessons. -Kasey

Oct 02, 2017 11:51 AM
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Joe Pryor
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I played the piano with verve and no ability.

Oct 02, 2017 08:05 AM
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I don't but admire those who have any musical ability.    

Oct 02, 2017 07:52 AM
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No... I'm tone deaf!

Oct 02, 2017 07:15 AM
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Nathan Gesner Yes, I've played a guitar for many years. I am now concentrating on learning and playing jazz improvisation.

Oct 02, 2017 06:59 AM
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Debbie Reynolds
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I never learned to play but wanted for years to take piano lessons and play well. That is one reason I encouraged my son to play, take lessons and practice. He took lessons on many instruments. Now he plays trombone in the Navy band and says he loves doing it every day.

Oct 02, 2017 06:24 AM
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No, I do not play an instrument.

Those who have mastered an instrument have an asymmetrical way of thinking that is very conducive to inspired suggestions. At the master level they are creators and exceptionally competent imitators.

Life often takes us away from music. The finger tips turn to jelly, the stroke more hesitant, the satisfaction not full. 

The sage words from long ago to 'reutn to your first love' may have more dimension that first thought.

Oct 02, 2017 06:14 AM
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I used to, but then no one wanted to listen...go figure!

Oct 04, 2017 02:20 PM
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Will Hamm
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Used to be a drummer

 

Oct 04, 2017 10:28 AM
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William Feela
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Radio

Oct 03, 2017 07:18 PM
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My parents had me take accordian lessons when I was about 6 years old.  I was pretty good and loved it. Then we had to learn how to read music and it was like math to me. I couldn't get it and never played again :(

Oct 03, 2017 01:56 PM
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I have tried many: guitar, harmonica, coronet, drums. My most recent and favorite was piano. However, I have more of a physical feel for music, and thus consider myself a dancer rather than a musician.

Oct 03, 2017 10:05 AM
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Jennifer Mackay
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I don't but my husband used to play guitar as well, was in a band for like 30 years? Since he was 12 until he was 40!

Did a lot of shows all over NJ then move to Los Angles and did more. I only got to see his last live show.

I thought he was really good... still do actually

Oct 03, 2017 09:48 AM
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not since high school and well... that was a LOOOOOONG time ago

Oct 03, 2017 08:20 AM
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Michael J. Perry
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Oct 03, 2017 06:26 AM
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Gabe Sanders
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Only if you count the kazoo. 

Oct 03, 2017 05:28 AM
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Steven Nickens
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Been playing guitar for years, love jamming with my friends once in a while.

Oct 03, 2017 05:21 AM
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Brenda Mayette
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Used to... Piano & clarinet.   Haven't touched either in decades. 

Oct 03, 2017 04:31 AM
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Piano and violin in the dim and distant past...

Oct 03, 2017 03:48 AM
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Kat Palmiotti
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I now play piano/keyboard, but have also played flute and acoustic guitar in the past - and still have both. If you're not motivated, then that guitar will continue to gather dust! 

Oct 03, 2017 03:31 AM
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Nathan Gesner - I just like humming. I tried to learn one way back - and neighbors almost kicked me out....lol!

Oct 02, 2017 11:06 PM
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Mike Cooper, GRI
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I played the drums as a young person and guitar since 1972. I played in a lot of metal bands through the 80s and 90s, but I rarely pick it up today. I do love to play, but it's not a priority. My wife is a wonderful musician. 

Oct 02, 2017 08:20 PM
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Drums--Ludwig Standards with all new hardware and "Ghost" pedal plus Zildjian cymbals. One floor top, one on bass, wood snare. Beebop, Jazz, rock, Dixie. "It don't mean a thing unless its got that swing!"

 

Oct 02, 2017 07:58 PM
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Susie Kay
Ultima Real Estate - Plano, TX
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An organ but it's a long time ago Nathan Gesner .   I've forgotten how to play many of the songs that I used to play, especially the more advanced one. Now I feel miserable 

Oct 02, 2017 07:11 PM
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No.

Oct 02, 2017 06:32 PM
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Lise Howe
Keller Williams Capital Properties - Washington, DC
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I used to play the piano - same thing - not any more

 

Oct 02, 2017 04:43 PM
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Sybil Campbell
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I used to play the flute and the piano. I haven't picked up a flute in years but could still pick out a tune on the piano.

Oct 02, 2017 04:36 PM
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Guitar, and still learning piano/keyboard

Oct 02, 2017 01:14 PM
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Play a video camera. You should see me on air guitar. Van Halen has nothing on moi. Piano lessons as a kid and should find a baby grand to get a hernia getting slid into a formal living room. Real estate is a jealous master with anyone wearing the blue and gold "R" though, no?

Oct 02, 2017 12:05 PM
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 You wll be glad you did.

I play piano- love the bluesy jazzy stuff.

 

Oct 02, 2017 11:17 AM
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No, but i Dream about making it big and onstage thanking everyone...hahhhahah

Oct 02, 2017 10:46 AM
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I tried to play the flute when I was in grade school, unsuccessfully!

Oct 02, 2017 10:22 AM
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Allie Angeloni
Long Realty - Oro Valley, AZ

I know of a realtor who takes his guitar to Open Houses, and folks passing through seem to always comment and love it Nathan Gesner.  He gets to have fun, practice, and entertain, all at the same time.  I had taken piano lessons as a kiddo, as my Mom had musical ability (piano, organ, and violin), though that gene did not filter down to me, sad to say!  So, 'no', I do not play an instrument. 

Oct 02, 2017 08:41 AM
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Jeff Dowler, CRS
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Piano as a kid, and also clarinet in Jr. and Sr. High

Oct 02, 2017 07:31 AM
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Nathan,

NO.  Ron can play the clarinet and the guitar...he has not played the clarinet in years, and strummed a few chords in Alaska with friends.  A

Oct 02, 2017 07:17 AM
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Richard Weeks
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No; however, I wish my parents had encouraged me to take lessons when I was young.

Oct 02, 2017 07:12 AM
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Debbie Gartner
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I used to play clarinet.  I also learned violin a bit (via my grandfather), but I only played in the orchestra for a year or two.  In middle school, we were required to play guitar...I think for maybe 6 weeks or something. They wanted us to cut our nails, but I refused and figured out a way to work around them.

Oct 02, 2017 06:05 AM
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Wayne Martin
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Never learned! Did take piano lessons when I was young but did not continue.

Oct 02, 2017 06:04 AM
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Gary L. Waters Broker Associate, Bucci Realty
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Started guitar when 8 years old...still pick it up although not as enthusiastically since I missed stardom!

Oct 02, 2017 06:03 AM
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As a matter of fact I play three and two of those I play very well.

Jan 06, 2018 08:01 PM
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Joan Cox
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My mom was a piano teacher, hated taking lessons, but now have her piano, and is out of tune, or would play it.

Oct 05, 2017 07:04 AM