Online Piano Atlas
January 14, 2019
Playing the piano is becoming an increasingly popular pastime for Chinese people young and old, but while their passion is indubitable, the same cannot be said about the local manufacturers that make more of them than anywhere else in the world.
January 10, 2019
A musician set the world record for the highest ever classical music concert after she played a grand piano up a 5,000m Himalayan mountain pass.
Evelina De Lain, 41, performed Chopin’s Nocturnes No 2 in E flat major and No 20 in C sharp minor during the 90 minute performance.
December 31, 2018
When I first heard of the existence of a dual piano, I wasn’t sure what to expect. Would it be two pianos spliced together like some of those homemade bicycles built for two? And why? Why even make a dual piano?
Steinway & Sons Legal Counsel Issues a "Policy Letter" on December 11, 2018 regarding Used and Pre-Owned Steinway Pianos replete with threats. These threats are targeted toward any seller of a Used Steinway Piano, including private individuals and musicians attempting to sell their piano.
December 30, 2018
The piano, an S & P Erard, was first purchased by Queen Victoria in 1856.
It is made of mahogany, satinwood and pine, with brass and gilt bronze mounts, gilded and varnished. It is decorated with elaborate oil scenes on the lids and sides and finished off with a varnish.