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pianoforte (2) The invention of the modern piano (or pianoforte) is credited to Bartolomeo Cristofori (1655–1731) of Padua, Italy, who was the Keeper of Instruments for Ferdinando de Medici. It is not known exactly when Cristofori built his first piano, … Continue reading

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