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Encyclopedia of the Piano (Garland Reference Library of the Humanities) Paperback – August 1, 1996

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"A comprehensive, informative, and indispensable work." -- Billy Joel

"A user-friendly compendium, very well indexed, devoted to the piano." -- Early Music News

"Interesting, informative and well-written articles on numerous piano firms and on the piano trade in all of the major countries." -- Galpin Society Journal

Performers, teachers, scholars and general readers will appreciate this in-depth review of the piano, which includes over 600 alphabetically-arranged articles written by international contributors who comment on piano history, composition problems, and key piano developments. -- Midwest Book Review

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Robert Palmieri, Professor of Music at Kent State University, resides in Kent, Ohio.
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