Keyboard revamp could take terror out of piano practice

November 1991
New Scientist;11/9/91, Vol. 132 Issue 1794, p28
Describes a keyboard design from Graham Apley, an orthopedic surgeon in London, England, which facilitates piano playing. Comparison of Apley's keyboard with the conventional ones; Compact size of the keyboard which makes it easier for people with small hands to span octaves and beyond; Reason behind Apley's speculation that his invention might not be adopted by piano makers.


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