piano

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(music) low loudness

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used chiefly as a direction or description in music

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used as a direction in music

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YOU may have heard recently that Daniel Barenboim the famous conductor and pianist has redesigned, or more to the point reinvented the concert grand pianoforte.
Weston also plays the piano, and surely has a good one at Randalls (perhaps a wedding present); and the Coles, who though "in trade, and only moderately genteel" (207) are rising in society, have a "'new grand pianoforte in the drawing room'" (215) for their little girls and occasional guests to play upon.
Campbell, she wondered why the Campbells had not lent Jane their own instrument; to which Frank swiftly replied (betraying his intimate knowledge of the situation, had Emma only been listening), "'That is a grand pianoforte, and he might think it too large for Mrs.