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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 musical instrument is the piano-stringed or percussion ...

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Jul 27, 2010 ... I have read an article saying that the piano is actually a percussion instrument because sound is produced by hammering the strings inside it ...

What kind of instrument is the piano? - Ask.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 ...

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.

piano | musical instrument | Britannica.com

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Dec 3, 2014 ... Piano, also called pianoforte, French piano or pianoforte, German Klavier, a keyboard musical instrument having wire strings that sound when ...

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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 ...

Families of Musical Instruments - Fact Monster

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In an orchestra, musicians sit together in these family groupings. But not every instrument fits neatly into a group. For example, the piano has strings that vibrate,  ...

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  ...

Medieval Musical Instruments - Medieval Life and Times

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This type of instrument included the vielle, rebec and other bowed strings, the lute ... Clavichord - an early stringed instrument like a piano but with more delicate ...

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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 ...

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. ... However, I will mention one more type of classification, which is by position ...

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.