Mackay tip: Get ready

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stop in the re­gional tour of Queens­land.

“You re­ally felt like you were in the pres­ence of some­one who’s in­cred­i­bly tal­ented,” she said.

“It was re­ally im­pres­sive. You re­ally felt like it was a once in a life­time op­por­tu­nity to see some­one like El­ton.”

She said the larger-than-life star lived up to every ex­pec­ta­tion and more.

“At the heart of it is an amaz­ing mu­si­cian and a clas­si­cally trained pi­anist. He’s a one of a kind,” she said.

El­ton John’s nine-foot Yamaha con­cert grand pi­ano named Kay, which was used in the Mackay con­cert last Fri­day, ar­rived in Cairns yes­ter­day.

“It’s about a five-hour event. Sir El­ton per­forms for a solid two-and-a-half hours, you’re

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