The Piano keys
Since piano has been invented
as a musical instrument, it had a
different look from that of our
time. It had only white keys and
everybody used to play using
One day, an unsuccessful musician,
fameless as he was, tried to add a better
tone, more melody, so he added some
black keys to the piano.
The white keys seeing that the black
ones were getting more and more,
started to get irritated and agreed to
get them out of the piano.
So a quarrel started among them:
-“Go away” they said
“what do you want in here?”
“We were the first ones.”
-We have come here to be united and
help you, not take your position.
The white keys answered:
- Why should we accept help from some
keys, which look like chocolate? We
don’t want you. Go Away!!!
While the white keys were pushing the
black ones away, they all got mixed up.
Seeing all the keys together, the
musician thought of composing a
melody using both of them.
The melody he
composed was so
nice, that he decided
to go on playing. At
that time the white
keys realized that a
all kinds of keys. So
they decided to each
live next to the
So, the musician became famous, as he
had created new kinds of melody, which
Never again would
music be boring,
since white and
black keys existed
1. Why do you believe that the white keys
2. Do you believe that music of different
civilizations can help global peace?
3. Do you think that it’s good to combine
civilizations? Does this promote global