Why Are Piano Keys Arranged a Certain Way?

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Investing in a new piano may provide years of joy as well as the ability to pass on a legacy for musical expression to the next generation. However, those new to the piano may notice something intriguing about the keys. Regardless of piano type, the keys always follow a specific pattern of white and black. Before you start “tickling the ivories” – or getting piano lessons for your children – take time to understand this curious pattern.

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