Music Gear News

At Gear4music.com we update our news channel daily to ensure you always get the latest and most important music news.

Alex Ferguson 'wants to learn piano'

Sir Alex Ferguson is reportedly trying to learn how to play the piano, a newspaper has revealed.
Great deals on musical instruments

Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson is trying to learn how to play the piano, it has been reported.

A club insider told the Daily Star that Sir Alex has been aiming to teach himself how to play since his wife bought him a piano as a Christmas present two years ago.

However, the source said he does not have enough patience or time in the day to learn to play as well as he would like.

As a result, Sir Alex is looking for a tutor who can give him proper lessons.

"He wants to be Elton John before he can walk," the insider commented.

However, the source added that Sir Alex is having problems finding a suitable tutor, because he cannot commit to definite times for lessons.

The insider also suggested that some piano teachers are wary of taking on the job because they are afraid of being given the infamous "hairdryer" treatment by the football manager.

Sir Alex Ferguson led Manchester United to second in the Premier League last season, narrowly missing out on securing four consecutive league titles in the process.

Buy a Digital Piano nowADNFCR-2133-ID-19810167-ADNFCR

Posted on 1 Jun 2010 17:00 to category : Instruments News

Related Music News

thumbnail

A premium belt-drive turntable that features wireless streaming, the BT-500 has been designed to extract every musical detail of your record collection

5 Dec 2016 15:00
thumbnail

Bursting with a number of great features, the Celviano Grand Hybrid offers the player unparalleled performance and unprecedented tone

28 Nov 2016 15:06
thumbnail

Recent studies have shown that music can improve mental abilities whilst also helping to heal victims of brain damage

25 Nov 2016 15:39
thumbnail

A luxurious digital piano designed to faithfully recreate the sound of a grand acoustic piano, the Casio Celviano GP-300 is the perfect tool of expression for the discerning pianist

24 Nov 2016 11:44
thumbnail

Offering up to £80 off on the Kontrol Series whilst slashing the price of Komplete Audio 6 to £149, get your chance to use the worlds leading hardware at an incredibly discounted price

24 Nov 2016 11:02
thumbnail

Featuring a newly refurbished look and design, KRK deliver the goods once again

30 Sep 2016 16:23

Recent Music News

thumbnail

With new windows drivers installed and great savings to be made on selected models, Focusrite are giving you more and more reasons to be merry this Christmas

1 Dec 2016 14:51
thumbnail

Straight from the 90's, the legendary synth has been given a modern makeover to make it more versatile than ever

1 Dec 2016 12:48
thumbnail

Those who purchase a Zen Tour, Zen Studio, Orion Studio, Orion 32, Orion 32 or Goliath interface will be eligible to receive a free copy of PreSonus' Studio One

30 Nov 2016 10:42
thumbnail

With thousands of new presets and a vast array of functions, the Predator 2 brings next level sound quality and user defined audio manipulation to the players immediate disposal

29 Nov 2016 15:53
thumbnail

With a new arpeggiator and synthesizer at the users disposal, several user requested updates provide the player with more versatility than ever before

29 Nov 2016 14:51
thumbnail

A limited time edition of the Akai MPK Mini MK 2, the white equivalent operates as an eye catching alternative that looks as good as it sounds.

28 Nov 2016 15:37