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Men, women and pianos

a social history.

by Arthur Loesser

  • 8 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Simon and Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Piano -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 614-624.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML650 .L64
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 654 p.
    Number of Pages654
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6155954M
    LC Control Number54009801

    MEN, WOMEN, AND PIANOS (Arthur Loesser) Thoroughly enjoy - able social history of piano design, manufacture, and music, from clavi - chord to concert grand. pg. #BKSP-2 Men, Women, Pianos PIANOS AND THEIR MAKERS (Alfred Dolge) History of piano industry prior to pages. #BKSP-3 Pianos & Their Makers THE EDUCATED PIANO (Ed McMorrow. So how do men and women approach the piano? For argument’s sake, let’s say that men will tend to have larger hands and arms, while women will tend to have smaller hands and arms. Men will typically be able to play larger chords almost effortlessly just utilizing their forearms.

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