Thursday, July 25, 2002

CONCERT PIANIST TAUGHT CHIMPANZEE HOW TO PLAY

BEER HOVEN Jul 25 2002
Concert pianist Hayley Elton taught a chimpanzee to play the piano ... so we challenged her to do the same for our Bob
Bob Shields

CONCERT pianist Hayley Elton taught Posh Spice to play the piano in just five minutes.

Her pupils have ranged from old codgers, such as star-gazer Patrick Moore, to toddlers of 18 months.

For a bet, she was once challenged to get a simple tune out of a chimpanzee. She succeeded.

My knowledge of music doesn't amount to much....

She said: "Well, you're better than Timmy the Chimp...."