There are quite a number of software, application or flash that will enable you to play piano with your computer keyboard. If you want to have a taste of playing the piano but don’t want to spend any money to buy yourself a music keyboard, please try out the MidiPiano.
Up to date, the latest MidiPiano version 1.8.3 is released on December 18, 2006. You can download it here.
If you like the software, you can donate whatever amount your feel comfortable by Paypal International donate(USD): firstname.lastname@example.org. Note that we won’t get any money from your donation. It is all given to the creator of MidiPiano.
Image: MidiPiano screenshot
This tool might be helpful if you just want a simple midi keyboard. I am going to download it to my laptop. When I am doing sequencing and just need a simple musical input, this will be extra useful instead of clicking all the way with your mouse.
Image: MidiPiano Keyboard Layout
There are other similar software covered here before:
Play piano with your PC keyboard
Play Piano with Computer Keyboard using Freeware: Electronic Piano 2.5