Profile Photo


  • Sebastianwest
  • Profile picture of Sebastian

    Sebastian wrote a new post

    History of the Piano

    Who invented the piano and why: The piano was invented by Bartolomeo Cristofori (1655-1731) of Italy. Cristofori was dissatisfied by the attention to the control that musicians had over the volume level of the harpsichord. He is credited with changing...

    Read More
    1 Comment
    • I found the creation of the Piano very interesting. I found it interesting how Cristofori was dissatisfied with the way volume was managed in instruments. I also just found the extensive history of the piano fascinating.



Recent Posts

History of the Piano

Youth Voices is an open publishing and social networking platform for youth. The site is organized by teachers with support from the National Writing Project. Opinions expressed by writers are their own.  See more About Youth VoicesTerms of ServicePrivacy Policy.All work on Youth Voices is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License


Email Call or Text 917-612-3006

Missions on Youth Voices

Log in with your credentials


Forgot your details?

Create Account