This is a custom piano made by Steinway of New York and it features VERY RARE one piece German Kluge Ivory Keys and Renner Blue Hammers. Only a limited number of these pianos were manufactured by Steinway. Replaced knuckles, key end felt, restrung & repined piano, replaced damper felt, action regulation and tuning by Bob Dillinger, Steinway trained technician.
This is the piano you always dreamed about. (274 cm) in length, this majestic musical instrument -- the pinnacle of concert grands -- is the overwhelming choice of the world's greatest pianists and for anyone who demands the highest level of musical expression.The firm action puts you in control of the keys and allows you great expression and dynamics. Strong powerful bass and clear "bell tone" in the higher register allow all genres of music to be interpreted and performed effortlessly.
Built by Steinway of New York in 1988. Serial #511545. Owned and purchased new by Julian Musafia, Concert Pianist and Professor Emeritus of Music at California State University, Long Beach.
According to a family member, Vladimir Ashkenazy (world renowned Concert Pianist) tried to persuade the Steinway dealer to let him buy this piano after Julian had purchased it! Julian, of course, declined.
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This piano comes with Northwest Pianos 5 year parts and labor warranty.