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#1 EBLeearne

Posted 28 March 2012 - 11:29 AM



To celebrate the launch of JAY LAGA'AIA: I CAN PLAY ANYTHING Music DVD on April 5, we are giving you the opportunity to win one of 5 copies of the DVD.

'I can play anything' is a music DVD which consists of songs that are fun and entertaining and also reflect the inspiration that Jay draws on from his family. A father of seven, Jay has a genuine understanding of what kids like and has a natural warmth and ease with children.

Prize:
5 JAY LAGA'AIA: I CAN PLAY ANYTHING Music DVD valued at $19.95 Each.
Total prize being: $99.75.

How to enter:
For your chance to win, just reply below with the answer to the following question in 25 words or less:
ďIf  you could play any musical instrument what would you play and why? ď

T &Cs pinned in competition forum.
Competition commences Wednesday 28 March 2012 until Wednesday 25 April 2012.

#2 danni m

Posted 28 March 2012 - 11:35 AM

I would play the piano - I love the sound of the piano - so relaxing when you want it to be and so upbeat and fun when you want it to be.  Unfortunatley I can't even read music.

#3 Alacritous~Andy

Posted 28 March 2012 - 11:45 AM

Penny whistle! They sound so sweet and are small enough to take anywhere! Unfortunately, school days playing recorder have turned most people off any whistles.

#4 ~Mintie~

Posted 28 March 2012 - 11:51 AM

I'd love to play the bagpipes. It's the only instrument I can think of that might drown out the noise of the kids biggrin.gif

#5 cas1e

Posted 28 March 2012 - 03:48 PM

Violin as I love the sound when it's played properly. I tried to learn for a few months when I was young but gave it up to learn piano and flute instead.

#6 Bel Rowley

Posted 28 March 2012 - 04:01 PM

I grew up listening to Peter and the Wolf, and always wished I could play the grandfather part on the bassoon.

#7 mmuc

Posted 28 March 2012 - 04:05 PM

Guitar - you can travel the world with a guitar as it enables you to make music from all cultures!

#8 kirsty129

Posted 28 March 2012 - 07:27 PM

I would rekindle my love of the piano as I never surpassed "London's Burning"!

#9 bubblebear

Posted 28 March 2012 - 07:34 PM

Guitar - I would love to be able to play it and sing songs with my kids!

Edited for auto correct.

Edited by bubblebear, 09 April 2012 - 01:56 PM.


#10 Immyxx

Posted 28 March 2012 - 08:16 PM

Harp- It makes the sound of an angel and brings joy to all

#11 FeralBeez

Posted 28 March 2012 - 08:33 PM

The bass guitar - in all of my favourite songs the bass line is just amazing and so distinctive. It's a very soulful instrument for me.

#12 ALEJA

Posted 28 March 2012 - 08:40 PM

The drums for sure. I'd love to release some energy belting out a tune.

#13 sjesudason

Posted 28 March 2012 - 08:43 PM

I'd learn to play guitar as my son loves to dance and sing he's only three i'd like to be able to help foster his interest more in music and dance.


Edited by sjesudason, 28 March 2012 - 08:46 PM.


#14 Ramacon

Posted 28 March 2012 - 08:43 PM

I believe the cost of a harp is equal to purchasing a house,
so my wish; I would love the talent to play the harp.

#15 Ramacon

Posted 28 March 2012 - 08:43 PM

I believe the cost of a harp is equal to purchasing a house,
so my wish; I would love the talent to play the harp.

#16 livesarah

Posted 28 March 2012 - 08:49 PM

Voice. I grew up playing piano and swore my children would play something more portable. A voice is the ultimate portable instrument!

#17 Barefoot

Posted 28 March 2012 - 08:57 PM

Piano, it might seem a bit boring, but I love to tinkle the ivories, and would love if it sounded halfway decent.

#18 babycat

Posted 29 March 2012 - 05:07 AM

I would love to play the Ukulele so that I could teach my son how to play his.

#19 LouwithTwo

Posted 29 March 2012 - 07:41 AM

The harmonica - *swoon* I can't help but be transported to a world of 'coolness' when I hear this sound! I hope my daughter isn't relying on my genes for her musical talent, though I do try!!

#20 Tall Poppy

Posted 29 March 2012 - 08:16 AM

I would love to learn to sing. I've always wanted to be famous! Singing is the sure fire way to see my dream come true.

#21 *twinks*

Posted 29 March 2012 - 11:08 AM

i loved to play the steelpans (steel drums) so i would think im in the carribean on holiday everyday

#22 Chris20

Posted 29 March 2012 - 08:30 PM

The guitar as it is light enough to carry and you can play just about any music.  It would be great to have family nights in together strumming songs on the guitar and singing along.

#23 cathyaitken

Posted 30 March 2012 - 12:15 PM

I used to be able to play the flute (when at school), I'd love to re-learn to show my daughter how beautiful it can be

#24 Annex

Posted 30 March 2012 - 04:09 PM

[/size]Didgeridoo, I love the history behind them and the veryunique sound they produce. I would love to play one

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#25 Velvetta

Posted 30 March 2012 - 04:16 PM

Complicated clapping,as flamenco dancers and musicians do, called "palmas", it's amazing and would be the ultimate party trick, and very cool to teach kids.






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