History of the Pianoforte (1879)

By: Brinsmead, Edgar

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201pp, illustrations. A mid-19th century overview of the development of the piano and earlier forms of keyboard instruments from the Ancients until the 1870s. Examines the forerunners of the piano, including the clavicytherium, virginals, spinet and harpsichord, and the fundamental acoustic properties they have in common, to the invention and development of the modern instrument and the work of significant European and British makers. Facsimile reprint.

Title: History of the Pianoforte (1879)

Author Name: Brinsmead, Edgar

Categories: Keyboard Instruments, History of Music,

Publisher: Frits Knuf: 1986

ISBN Number: 9060275004

ISBN Number 13: 9789060275009

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 7562

Keywords: MUSICAL Instruments Keyboard Piano History Of Music,