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PIANO TIMELINE

History Of The Piano

Tracing the roots of the piano to the very beginning of consciousness, when man first became aware of sound.

LIST
1728, Stein
1732, Haydn

1730, Kirkman

Detail of a Kirkman piano, photographed by Rob Hannay in 2012.
Kirkman Piano. 1

Kirkman established by German born Jacob Kirchmann (1710 – 1792) (Changed his name to Kirkman) in London – Builder of harpsichords and pianos.

Page Sources

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[1]
Hannay, Rob.  "Kirkman!"  Photograph.  Flickr.  Flickr, a Yahoo Company, 7 Jan. 2012.  Web.  13 Oct. 2015.  CC BY-SA 2.0.
Additional References:
  • "Kirkman."  Antique Piano Shop.  Antique Piano Shop, n.d.  Web.  14 Sept 2015.
  • Palmieri, Robert, ed.  The Piano: An Encyclopedia.  2nd Edition.  New York: Routledge, June 1, 2004.  Google Books.  Web. 14 Sept. 2015.
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