He alone could play on the clavichord that ecossaise (his only piece) to which, as he said, all possible dances could be danced, and they felt sure he had brought presents for them all.
Mishka had opened the clavichord and was strumming on it with one finger.
The young people, at the countess' instigation, gathered round the clavichord and harp.
Mavra Kuzminichna flicked the dust off the clavichord and closed it, and with a deep sigh left the drawing room and locked its main door.
Before they reached the room from which the sounds of the clavichord came, the pretty, fair haired Frenchwoman, Mademoiselle Bourienne, rushed out apparently beside herself with delight.
I will tell him myself, and you'll listen at the door, and Natasha ran across the drawing room to the dancing hall, where Denisov was sitting on the same chair by the clavichord with his face in his hands.
Where am I to go? thought Nicholas, and went again into the dancing room where the clavichord stood.
After dinner Natasha, at Prince Andrew's request, went to the clavichord and began singing.