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date: 25 November 2020

Piano [pianoforte]. 

Source:
The Grove Dictionary of Musical Instruments
Author(s):
Edwin M. RipinEdwin M. Ripin, Stewart PollensStewart Pollens, Edwin M. RipinEdwin M. Ripin, Stewart PollensStewart Pollens, Michael LatchamMichael Latcham, Philip R. BeltPhilip R. Belt, Maribel MeiselMaribel Meisel, Alfons HuberAlfons Huber, Michael ColeMichael Cole, Philip R. BeltPhilip R. Belt, Maribel MeiselMaribel Meisel, Gert HecherGert Hecher, Anne Beetem AckerAnne Beetem Acker, Michael ColeMichael Cole, Beryl Kenyon de PascualBeryl Kenyon de Pascual, Michael LatchamMichael Latcham, Cynthia Adams HooverCynthia Adams Hoover, Cyril EhrlichCyril Ehrlich, Edwin M. GoodEdwin M. Good, Cyril EhrlichCyril Ehrlich, Edwin M. GoodEdwin M. Good, Anne Beetem AckerAnne Beetem Acker, Robert WinterRobert Winter, Robert WinterRobert Winter, Anne Beetem AckerAnne Beetem Acker, J. Bradford RobinsonJ. Bradford Robinson

Keyboard instrument with strings struck by rebounding hammers rather than plucked (as in the harpsichord) or struck by tangents that ...

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