The name of Steinway & Sons is associated to excellence since 1853. Each piano manufactured in New York or Hamburg is distinguished due to the skilled labour, the attention assigned to the smallest details and also to the use of exceptionally high-quality materials.
Did you know that a Steinway grand piano contains 12 000 pieces and takes almost a year to be completely built? Throughout the world, more than 1400 professional pianists choose a Steinway as their favourite. Moreover, the acquisition of a Steinway represents, for a passionate amateur or a professional pianist, the dream of his life.
Introducing the Boston – Designed by Steinway & Sons in 1992, this new piano allowed Steinway to substantially grow the offer for quality grands and uprights. For the first time, the company introduced a middle range piano of superior quality containing many patents and displaying Steinway classical characteristics and, of course, showing the expertise of Steinway.
By following a strict approach and using demanding techniques, Steinway developed grand and upright pianos which offer to the music lover excellent performance at a reasonable price and also allows future pianists to reach the Steinway world.
Let yourself be inspired by a Boston, a piano appreciated by so many since its launch.
In 2006, the new Essex – designed by Steinway & Sons - now completes the Steinway family pianos. The use of materials selected with attention for their quality plus the use of modern techniques of production have developed a grand and an upright piano showing excellent musical features at an affordable price. Facing the challenges, the specialists from Steinway have introduced an entry level piano with exceptional qualities corresponding to modern specifications and endowed with the Steinway certificate.
Essex pianos – designed by Steinway & Sons - are available in a variety of colours and finishes. They are the perfect instrument for the beginner and intermediate. The Essex also suits specially the piano teachers.