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The piano is an acoustic, stringed musical instrument, in which the strings are struck by ...... The pedalier piano, or pedal piano, is a rare type of piano that includes a pedalboard so players can...

What kind of instrument is the piano? | Reference.com

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The piano belongs to the chordophone family according to the Hornbostel-Sachs system of classifying musical instruments. This system defines chordophones ...

The Piano Education Page - Piano Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

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Sep 28, 2004 ... A: The piano is really a "hybrid"--a combination of two types. It's a string instrument because the musical tones originate in the strings; and it's ...

Types of Pianos & Keyboard Instruments - About.com

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Learn about the upright piano; the difference between a grand and a baby grand, and read about ... 10 Articles in: Types of Pianos & Keyboard Instruments.

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But not every instrument fits neatly into a group. For example, the piano has strings that vibrate, and hammers that strike. Is it a string instrument or a percussion ...

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The psaltery was an ancient box-type instrument with strings that were plucked with a pick. Keys were added to stringed instruments to make the family of ...

Different Types of Pianos - Shine Music School

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Grand pianos are the largest piano type, and frequently the most majestic (as well as ... sound continues to improve for the high-end and mid-range instruments.

Identify Instrument | The Antique Piano Shop

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During the 19th and early 20th centuries, pianos and organs went through an ... that can help you determine the type and approximate age of your instrument.

Music for Kids: Piano - Ducksters

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Kids learn about the musical instrument the piano. Styles of music ... There are two main types of pianos: the grand piano and the upright piano. Grand piano - in  ...

Buying Guide: How to Choose Pianos and Keyboards | The HUB

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Jul 13, 2016 ... Understanding what each type of keyboard and piano is intended for and ... MIDI compatibility » MIDI (Musical Instrument Digital Interface) is a ...

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How is piano both a string instrument and a percussion instrument ...

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Jan 20, 2015 ... The piano is most correctly classified as a percussion instrument. Even though it has ... However, I will mention one more type of classification, which is by position in the orchestra. The core Western orchestra, with its ...

Instruments of the Orchestra - Piano

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The Piano. People disagree about whether the piano is a percussion or a string instrument. You play it by hitting its 88 black and white keys with your fingers, ...

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Introducing Yamaha Pianos & Keyboards. ... Digital Pianos offer more than just a maintenance-free instrument. Exclusive Yamaha technologies deliver an ...