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  • 1920 Steinway Vertigrand

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    1920 Steinway Vertigrand, 48″ tall. An upright with the deep magnificent tone of an “A” grand. It has been completely rebuilt, with new strings, keys, hammers, springs, and dampers. They don’t make ’em like this anymore. The case has had the benefit of a really classy, closed pore hand-rubbed ebony lacquer finish. It is absolutely […]

  • 1949 “Piannino” Steinway 45″ Upright

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    This is a “Piannino”, the rare early version of the famous 45″ upright which is still in manufacture today (and costs $30,000). Structurally it’s exactly the same piano, but in a Deco case, as befits its 1949 build date. I have just reconditioned the case and cleaned, repaired, and polished the original ivory keys. I […]

  • 1965 Steinway Console

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     1965 Steinway Console in immaculate original condition. It’s a one owner piano, with a French polished case and the original Steinway matching bench. I have carefully regulated the keybed and action, which is zippy quick, especially for this type of piano. In spite of its pretty furniture, this little piano has a surprising bigtime […]