Definition of square piano in English:
An early type of piano, small and oblong in shape.
- The earliest concertos composed for square piano are slight works, diverting but light weight.
- The place was London, and the piano in question was the tiny square piano manufactured by Zumpe and Buntebart.
- As with the square piano, this meant foreshortening the bass strings and a resulting loss of tone-quality.
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia