Guess what! A piano is a keyboard (instrument).

Larry Sheldon LarrySheldon at COX.NET
Sun Mar 18 05:52:53 UTC 2012

On 3/18/2012 12:48 AM, Larry Sheldon wrote:
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> On 3/18/2012 12:40 AM, Benjamin Barrett wrote:
>> Have you tried n-grams? There might be an interesting increase in use =
>> for keyboard with respect to classical music, for example. =
> Another gaping hole in my toolbag.  No I have not, I'll have a look.

Fascinating.  Seems to support my poorly formed hypothesis.

I didn't NEED something else to stay up all night playing with!

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