The piano is a musical instrument played using a keyboard. It is widely employed
in classical, jazz, traditional and popular music for solo ...
Many other stringed and keyboard instruments preceded the piano and led to the
... We are living in perhaps the most exciting time in history to buy, own or play ...
We are attempting to give you a very brief overview of the development of the
piano and a few pictures of some of the important pianos in history. The pictures ...
The first true piano was invented almost entirely by one man—Bartolomeo
Cristofori of Padua. ... Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History ... The Importance of the
In 1722, the piano
’s first tone-modifying mechanism came in the form of a hand stop, and was created by Father Piano
himself: Bartolomeo Cristifori. This early sustain pedal had an advantage over most modern sustains: treble and bass notes could be controlled separatel... More »
The first piano was invented in Florence, Italy in 1700 by Bartolomeo Cristofori (
1655 – 1732), a craftsman who repaired harpsichords for Italy's royal court.
As a concert instrument and the primary musical instrument in private homes, the
piano enjoys a long and colorful history as an important source of inspiration ...
The piano first known as the pianoforte was invented by Bartolomeo Cristofori.
The history of the piano. An in-depth look at piano history.
The History of the Piano and events that lead to the piano from 1157 to 2015 a
time line of the history of the piano.