How to play:A piano is played by pressing the keys with both hands. Nowadays, the standard piano has 88 keys, the 3 foot pedals too has specific functions.
First Known Pianos:During 1709 in Florence, Bartolomeo C. created the gravecembalo col piano e forte, and by 1726 the changes of Bartolomeo C. became the basis of the modern piano.
The piano became very popular in the mid-18th century and was used in concerti, chamber music, salon music & in song accompaniments.
Types of Pianos:There are 2 types of pianos anc each vary in size and form: