Did You Know.....
1) The total
string tension in a Concert Grand is close to thirty
2) There are
about 7500 working parts in the working section of a
piano (called the ‘action’)?
3) A new piano
should be tuned four times in the first twelve
months, and then every six months thereafter?
4) ‘Piano et
forte‘ was the original name for the piano, given by
5) Thousands of
pieces of wood are glued together to make each
piano, and other materials used include felt, steel,
paper, iron and copper?