articulation, hum, beat out, baton, accompany, drum, blast away, bang out, thrum, pick, play, pluck, arrange, back, atmospherics, beat, blast.
When the idea's come tae me I'll sit doon at the piano and strum
it ower and ower again, till I maun mak' everyone else i' the hoose tired.
Angel, full of music as a bird, could strum
some sort of accompaniment to any song on the piano.
Would she drink tea from the Indian Tree cups and be allowed to strum
on the piano?