mechanical piano


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Noun1.mechanical piano - a mechanically operated piano that uses a roll of perforated paper to activate the keysmechanical piano - a mechanically operated piano that uses a roll of perforated paper to activate the keys
forte-piano, piano, pianoforte - a keyboard instrument that is played by depressing keys that cause hammers to strike tuned strings and produce sounds
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Nikita Mikhalkov's film Unfinished Play for Mechanical Piano (or An Unfinished Piece for a Piano Player) was produced at Mosfilm Studio in 1977, and gained recognition not only in the Soviet Union, but also abroad.
The fourteenth etude, in fact, is so difficult that it is also published in a version for mechanical piano or Yamaha Disklavier.

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