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December 22, 2016

The World’s Oldest Piano Still Sounds Pretty Good

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Many times we take the grand piano for granted, thinking that it’s been around forever in musical history. The fact of the matter is that it’s a somewhat new instrument in the grand scheme of things, being invented in the early 1700s by expert harpsichord maker┬áBartolomeo Cristofori. The harpsichord predated the piano by about 300 […]

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