Where are Steinbach pianos made?
Steinbach pianos are made by one of the world’s most influential piano companies, Samick Musical Instruments Co Ltd. Based in South Korea, Samick owns and operates piano manufacturing companies around the world including the prestigious Seiler Pianofortefabrik GmbH in Germany. Alex.
What are the best brands of upright pianos?
We are going to look at the top 10 Best Upright Piano Brands today (alphabetical order):
- Bösendorfer Pianos.
- AUGUST FORSTER Pianos. AUGUST FORSTER 134K.
- Grotrian Pianos. Concertino.
- Sauter Pianos. 130 Master Class.
- Schimmel Pianos. Model K132.
- Steinway & Sons Pianos. Model K52.
- Steingraeber & Söhne Pianos. Model 130.
- YAMAHA Pianos.
How much is a standard piano worth?
An upright piano costs between $3000 – $6500 on average. High-end upright pianos average around $10,000 – $25,000. Entry level grand pianos costs between $7000 – 30,000. High-end grand pianos such as Steinway, Bosendorfer, and Yamaha can cost between $65,000 – $190,000.
What does the serial number on a piano mean?
Piano serial numbers identify the (1) age of your piano, the (2) piano’s year of manufacture, as well as (3) the circumstances surrounding the production of your piano, including factory history, manufacturing processes, and company ownership and oversight.
What is the quality of a Steinbach piano?
No part of a Alex.Steinbach piano is standard in its quality or detail. Every feature of the Alex.Steinbach, no matter how small, has been built to ensure the entire piece of equipment is at its most magnificent!
Who is Alex Steinbach?
Alex Steinbach is a name that Samick uses for marketing pianos in Australia. Samick is a multi-line manufacturer and I don’t know where Steinbach fits into their lineup. Ron Overs occasionally posts here. He’s a tech who manufactures/rebuilds pianos. I think that he used a Steinbach as the basis for one of his first pianos.
What makes the Steinbach so special?
The Alex.Steinbach has longer strings than other pianos: not only is the quality of strings used in the Alex.Steinbach top notch, but the length of the strings are also longer than other grand pianos. The length of the string directly effects the quality of sound.
What kind of felt is used in Steinbach pianos?
Alex.Steinbach pianos use Japanese felt in the majority of their upright pianos, with German felt used in the professional Millennia model and all their grand pianos. In addition, top grade hammers should have two layers of wool felt.