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 Who Made the First Grand Piano?

Answer Bartolomeo Cristofori made the first practical piano in 1700, the first piano capable of being played soft and loudly with an escapement mechanism for the hammers. Cristofori's originally named th... Read More »
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What company made the Apollo baby grand piano?

In 1921 the Apollo Piano Company in De Kalb, Illinois, introduced the Apollo baby grand piano, known as the Apollo style "K." These pianos were 4 feet 8 inches long and originally sold for $795.So... Read More »
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How long is a grand piano?

There are several different sizes of grand piano. The smallest is the baby grand, which is five feet eight inches long. The largest of the grand pianos is the concert grand, which measures in at ei... Read More »
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How big is a baby grand piano?

A grand piano's length is measured from the front of the keyboard to the back of the instrument. A baby grand piano is 6 feet long. The largest grand piano, the concert grand, measures between 7 an... Read More »
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How many keys are on a grand piano?

Most baby grand pianos have 88 keys, the same as a standard piano. Some concert grand pianos are custom made with nine extra keys, for a total of 97. There are usually 230 strings inside a grand pi... Read More »
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