Recent Examples of fortepiano from the Web
A pianist at a fortepiano fills in during the titles with excerpts from Mozart’s Fantasias in C Minor and D Minor.
During the text plates, the fortepiano's sound was puny in the large theater.
Characters in these sections are mute while excerpts from Mozart piano fantasies are played at an unseen fortepiano by Renate Rohlfing.
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Origin and Etymology of fortepiano
First Known Use: 1771See Words from the same year
First Known Use of forte-piano
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