the piano


A hackable toy piano to play muzzak on rainy days.

Features 6 synth & 1 drum instruments, 5 octaves, automated arpgeggios, volume controls and external keyboard support. Connect to a speaker and play, or connect a keyboard to have access to a few more octaves and shortcuts. Read the full guide on Github.


Begin by setting up the Raspberry Pi, see the Setup Guide.

Connect the PianoHat and download Pimoroni's tools, and learn more about the PianoHat.

  • curl | bash
  • Download our Framboisedorf sources, and launch the piano.

  • git clone
  • cd framboisedorf
  • python
  • Enjoy!