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Why Are Piano Lamps So Expensive? It’s Nuts Actually

We have our fair share of lamps in the house. Some floor lamps. Table lamps.  No piano lamp though. As an aside, piano lamps are often also referred to as banker’s lamps.  They’re very similar in design (and price). Before we answer the question why piano lamps are so expensive, it helps to set out …

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11 Different Types of Pianos (with Pictures)

Quicklist: Types of Pianos Upright Grand Electronic Digital Children’s Spinet Console Studio Baby Grand Medium Grand Parlor Grand Concert Grand The piano was invented in 1709 in Italy by harpsichord-maker Bartolomeo di Francesco Cristofori. He named the keyboard instrument gravicèmbalo col piano e forte which means “harpsichord with loud and soft.” It was later shortened …

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70 Beautiful Living Rooms with a Piano (Photos)

My mom is a very good piano player. We always had the piano she inherited in our living room. She played regularly and it’s a sound I’ll forever associate with growing up. While I don’t play (sadly I refused to pursue piano lessons as a kid despite my mom’s efforts), we also have an electronic …

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Parts of a Piano (Grand and Upright Piano Diagrams)

One big regret I have is I never followed through with piano lessons as a kid. My mom plays beautifully and started teaching us kids when really young, but I hated it and over time the effort stopped. It’s a real shame because I love piano music and I’d love to be able to sit …

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