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The piano is a musical instrument played using a keyboard, which is a row of keys (small ...... 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 ...

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, ...

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.

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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 ...

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.

History of the Piano | Pianonet

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Many other stringed and keyboard instruments preceded the piano and led to .... a classic style from the past, or an instrument made of a particular kind of wood ...

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  ...

keyboard instrument | music | Britannica.com

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The octave span on the modern piano is about 6 <sup>1</sup>/2 inches (16.5 ... All three types of instruments were described and illustrated about 1440 by Henri Arnaut of ...

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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 ...

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 other keyboard instruments such as the organ and ...

Pianos & Keyboards - Musical Instruments - Products - Yamaha ...

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