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Billy Joel piano to be auctioned for charity
A Steinway piano bearing the autograph of Billy Joel is to be auctioned for charity.
The baby grand is going under the hammer to raise money for a Ten O'Clock Classics music programme being run in New York.
The Piano Man will sign his name above the instrument's keyboard on the right-hand side and personalise the message for the winning bidder.
May 6th will see the auction come to close, with the piano expected to fetch in the region of $60,000 overall.
It is one of a number of celebrity instruments to be auctioned off for charity in recent weeks.
Earlier this month, U2's lead guitarist The Edge pledged a custom Epiphone Les Paul for a fundraiser benefiting several good causes.Posted on 22 Apr 2009 16:02 to category : Band / Celebrity News
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