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Definition of Piano
Piano Pi*a"no, a. & adv. [It., even, smooth, soft, fr. L.
planus even, level.] (Mus.)
Soft; -- a direction to the performer to execute a certain
passage softly, and with diminished volume of tone. (Abbrev.
PianoPiano Pi*an"o, Pianoforte Pi*an"o*for`te, n. [It. piano soft
(fr. L. planus even, smooth; see Plain, a.) + It. forte
strong, fr. L. fortis (see Fort).] (Mus.)
A well-known musical instrument somewhat resembling the
harpsichord, and consisting of a series of wires of graduated
length, thickness, and tension, struck by hammers moved by
Dumb piano. See Digitorium.
Grand piano. See under Grand.
Square piano, one with a horizontal frame and an oblong
Upright piano, one with an upright frame and vertical
Meaning of Piano from wikipedia
- The piano
is an acoustic, stringed musical instrument invented
by Bartolomeo Cristofori around
the year 1700 (the exact
year is uncertain), in...
- The Piano
is a 1993 period drama
by Jane Campion
and starring Holly
Keitel, Sam Neill, and Anna Paquin
- Piano Piano
Kid (Turkish: Piano Piano
Bacaksız) is a 1991 Turkish drama
by Tunç Başaran. The film was selected
as the Turkish entry
is an independent
and distribution company based
in 2011 by Julio Chavezmontes
and Sebastián Hofmann
- Piano player
to: Pianist, who plays
the piano Piano Player
(album), 1998 album featuring
The Piano Player
- to the Grove Dictionary
and Musicians, there
are two kinds
duet: "those for two players
at one instrument, and those
- The term Chicago piano
has been used as a nickname
for a number
of weapons: Thompson submachine
gun 1.1-inch anti-aircraft gun Multiple
2-pdr pom pom...
- The Piano Lesson
is a 1987 play by American playwright August
Wilson. It is the fourth
play in Wilson's The Pittsburgh
Cycle. Wilson began writing
- Piano Songs
is a studio album
by pianists Bruce Brubaker
and Ursula Oppens performing music composed
24, 2014 by ECM...
- Piano pedals
are foot-operated levers
at the base of a piano
the instrument's sound
ways. Modern pianos usually
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