From Ancient Origins to Musical Diversity. Tracing back to the sheng and reed instruments, explore its evolution from reed organs to the handheld piano-like instrument, finding its niche in reggae, jazz, and global music.
Keyboard instruments, with their array of precisely arranged keys, unlock a world of musical possibilities.
Keyboard instruments, boasting an array of precisely arranged keys, hold the key to a boundless realm of musical exploration, empowering performers to effortlessly navigate through an expansive spectrum of tones, melodies, and harmonies. Discover the wide range of Keyboard instruments today.
Uncover the origins of the glass harmonica, born from the glass harp, enhanced by Benjamin Franklin, embraced by composers, and modern revivals.
From Chinese sheng to European innovation. Explore its evolution from simple pipes to the intricate design of the 1842 Harmonium, shaping music across continents.
Explore the captivating journey of the stylophone: invented by Brian Jarvis, from toy inspiration to music icon, influencing artists like Bowie.
The Clavichord is a keyboard instrument with tangents striking strings to produce sound. It offers dynamic variation through key depression and is prominent in Renaissance and Baroque music.
The guitar synthesizer combines guitar-like controllers with a synthesizer module, popular in the 1970s and 80s for generating electronic sounds.
The clavinet, a percussive keyboard instrument, uses short strings to create a sharp sound. With a 60-key range, it gained popularity in rock ‘n’ roll and funk music.