pianism

[ pee-uh-niz-uhm, pee-an-iz-, pyan- ]
/ ˈpi əˌnɪz əm, piˈæn ɪz-, ˈpyæn- /

noun

the artistry and technique of a pianist.
performance by a pianist: an evening of first-rate pianism.

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Origin of pianism

First recorded in 1835–45; pian(o)1 + -ism
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British Dictionary definitions for pianism

pianism
/ (ˈpiːəˌnɪzəm) /

noun

technique, skill, or artistry in playing the piano

Derived forms of pianism

pianistic, adjective
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