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Grotrian (worldwide Grotrian-Steinweg) Concertino 52 inch polished ebony black with matching bench, 2005 year. Grotrian 52 Model 132 Concertino. The Grotrian Concertino upright is the finest upright made. The sound and performance is exquisite, superior to all but the largest grand pianos. Ardly ever used– in pristine like-new triple mint condition, no scratches, no blemishes. Barely used, but always tuned, just two days ago. This Concertino is a unique and wondrously sounding upright piano engineered and designed to play like a grand. Grotrian has garnered respect in the industry after centuries of tradition and constant refinement in the piano-making craft. At the top of their game, this Grotrian upright has magnificent acoustic properties, making it a coveted instrument. The Grotrian piano has a long and storied history and an almost mythical attraction for serious piano enthusiasts who are looking for that extra something beyond the ordinary. Germany is one of the most celebrated countries in the world for piano building and the award winning Grotrian is among the most prestigious pianos from that country. Friedrich Grotrian, the patriarch of the family, began building pianos 175 years ago and the company is currently in its sixth generation family of owner/operators. It makes a difference when your name is on your instrument. In the 1880s, fifty years after the establishment of their successful company and in order to expand their knowledge base, the family decided to send grandson Wili Grotrian to study piano building techniques and innovation with other great piano builders of the world. Willi studied piano making with Wm. In Baltimore, Maryland, and Pleyel, Wolff et Cie in Paris along with other world-class builders. The results were even greater prestige and advancement of the piano building craft for the Grotrian. The company has always been built on the pillars of innovation, sound and extraordinary craftsmanship. The piano was preferred by. Ignacy Paderewski and Clara Schumann and was famously know as purveyor to some 30 Kaisers, Kings and royal houses. The modern Grotrian now has a strong advocate in piano technician and authority Larry Fine. In his highly regarded reference. Grotrian among the highest quality, on par with Hamburg-built Steinways, Faziolis and Bösendorfers and interesting ranked higher than New York-built Steinways. Has what can best be described as a true singing tone with a wonderful sustaining treble, darker tenor and a powerful bass that is without stridency or harshness. The sound is unique and expressive and the piano is a joy to play. Finally, it is interesting to note that throughout the world with the exception of the US the piano is known as the Grotrian-Steinweg. The factory was named for two original partners: Grotrian and Henrich Steinweg. The later partner moved to America, changed his name to Henry Steinway and founded the Steinway and Sons company. In a legal agreement between the two companies the Grotrian-Steinweg is known only as the Grotrian in the US. The item “Grotrian 52 Model 132 Concertino” is in sale since Saturday, July 25, 2020. This item is in the category “Musical Instruments & Gear\Pianos, Keyboards & Organs\Pianos\Upright Pianos”. The seller is “marathon130w” and is located in Poughkeepsie, New York. This item can’t be shipped, the buyer must pick up the item.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Germany
- MPN: 132
- Number of Keys: 88
- Brand: Grotrian
- Number of Pedals: 3
From Braunschweig Germany, the Grotrian-Steinweg 185 is a grand built in 1961. This Piano Has Been Reconditioned, Serviced, Cleaned, and Tuned. You may visit this piano at Hollywood Piano Company. 2084 E Foothill Blvd. The item “Grotrian Steinweg” is in sale since Saturday, February 22, 2020. This item is in the category “Musical Instruments & Gear\Pianos, Keyboards & Organs\Pianos\Upright Pianos”. The seller is “hollywood_piano” and is located in Burbank, California. This item can be shipped to United States.
- MPN: Does Not Apply
- Brand: Grotrian