Definition of Piano. Meaning of Piano. Synonyms of Piano
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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
- An electronic piano
is a keyboard instrument designed
of a piano
or an organ) using analog
- The Siena Piano
, also called
the Immortal Piano
and the Harp of King David, is a piano constructed
at the beginning
of the 19th century
- A tack piano
as a harpsipiano, jangle piano
, and junk piano
) is an altered version
of an ordinary piano
, in which objects
such as thumbtacks...
" (Slowly, slowly) was the Swiss entry
in the Eurovision
Farré & Pino Gasparini. The song...
- The Rhodes piano
as the Fender Rhodes piano
or simply Fender Rhodes
or Rhodes) is an electric piano invented
- player piano
as a pianola) is a self-playing piano
or electro-mechanical mechanism
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