Ivory irony

One of the local highlights of the Woodstock Film Festival this year is the world premiere of Gillian Farrell’s 9 Pianos, which got its start when she and fellow Woodstock filmmaker Burrill Crohn read a story in these pages about Adam’s Piano owner Adam Markowitz’s 2005 plans to take a truckload of used upright pianos down to musicians, schools and just plain folk in post-Katrina New Orleans.

Markowitz has kept giving pianos since that 2006 start, not only to people . . .


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