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Pianos and Their Makers

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An internationally renowned manufacturer, designer, and inventor of piano-making machinery presents a history of the development of the 19th-century piano. Photographs of instruments, working diagrams, and portraits of important personalities accompany the text. Covers automatic instruments, including player pianos. "Invaluable data about American piano making." — Grove's.

Synopsis:

Leading inventor offers full history of piano technology, earliest models to 1910. Types, makers, components, mechanisms, musical aspects. 300 illustrations.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486228563
Author:
Dolge, Alfred
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
New York
Subject:
History & Criticism *
Subject:
Music
Subject:
Musical Instruments - Piano
Subject:
Piano
Subject:
Piano makers
Subject:
General Music
Subject:
General Music
Subject:
books on music
Subject:
dover music
Subject:
Music - History
Subject:
Music-Books on Piano and Harpsichord
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Books on Music
Series Volume:
204
Publication Date:
20120231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
300 illustrations
Pages:
512
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 1.17 lb

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Leading inventor offers full history of piano technology, earliest models to 1910. Types, makers, components, mechanisms, musical aspects. 300 illustrations.

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