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The pianoforte, commonly abbreviatit tae piano,[1] is a muisical instrument played uisin a keybuird.

Two pianos - grand piano and upright piano.jpg
A grand piano (left) an an upricht piano (richt)
Keybuird instrument
Hornbostel–Sachs classification 314.122-4-8
(Simple chordophone wi keyboard soondit bi hammers)
Inventor(s) Bartolomeo Cristofori
Developed Early 18t century
Playin range

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