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History of the square piano or table piano of the 1740s, which was popular in England. The piano maker Broadwood improved this instrument (invented the sustain pedal and increased the range). Details of the shape and mechanisms of the instrument are given.

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  • Keyboard Instruments; Square Piano
  • History of the square piano or table piano of the 1740s, which was popular in England. The piano maker Broadwood improved this instrument (invented the sustain pedal and increased the range). Details of the shape and mechanisms of the instrument are given.
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  • August 6, 2010
  • broadwood, mechanisms of square piano, sustain pedal
  • August 24, 2010
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