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synonyms for clavichord

  • grand piano
  • instrument
  • keyboard
  • clavier
  • pianoforte
  • pianola
  • player
  • spinet
  • concert grand
  • player piano
  • upright piano
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How to use clavichord in a sentence

Reischach led the newcomer to the clavichord in the panelled room, and the company gathered near the garden-door to listen.
A GERMAN POMPADOURMARIE HAY
There is a clavichord in the panelled room, and we will leave the garden door open in order to hear the music.
A GERMAN POMPADOURMARIE HAY
From Austria the "clavichord" as it was usually called in those days (because it had "craves" or keys) went to Italy.
THE STORY OF MANKINDHENDRIK VAN LOON
The Italians called an instrument with a 'jack' action like the virginal by the name clavichord.
SHAKESPEARE AND MUSICEDWARD W. NAYLOR
The clavichord followed in due course, and by a rapid process of development regals, organs, and virginals evolved.
CHATS ON HOUSEHOLD CURIOSFRED W. BURGESS
These were followed in the seventeenth century by the clavichord, the favourite instrument of Bach.
INVENTIONS IN THE CENTURYWILLIAM HENRY DOOLITTLE
He sat down at the clavichord and sang what he had composed in honour of the Princess.
ORPHEUS IN MAYFAIR AND OTHER STORIES AND SKETCHESMAURICE BARING
The talk often turned to grand old Bach and his "Well-tempered Clavichord," to which in those early days, he gave ardent study.
THE WORLD'S GREAT MEN OF MUSICHARRIETTE BROWER
It is not a matter of wonder that the lovers of the harpsichord and clavichord did not take kindly to the piano-forte at first.
GREAT VIOLINISTS AND PIANISTSGEORGE T. FERRIS
The best known among the group of instruments to which the clavichord belongs are the spinet and the harpsichord.
SPRINGTIME AND OTHER ESSAYSFRANCIS DARWIN
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CLAVICHORD

  • clavichord
  • clavier
  • concert grand
  • grand piano
  • instrument
  • keyboard
  • pianoforte
  • pianola
  • player
  • player piano
  • spinet
  • upright piano
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.