Who invented the piano? The first modern piano was supposedly invented around 1700 in Florence, Italy by Bartolomeo Cristofori of Padua who lived between 1655 and 1732. He was a craftsman, as well as an expert harpsichord maker who was employed by Ferdinando de’ Medici, Grand Prince of Tuscany as instrument keeper. He also repaired [ ] The post Who Invented the Piano? appeared first on Laowai Career.