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The Stein-Was Myth

The "Stein-Was" Myth

Steinway pianos have long been admired and prized for the depth, range, and precision of sound and expression that can be created out of a percussive instrument. The lengthy and rigorous hand crafted process put into producing a Steinway piano is what makes it such a high quality instrument that retains its value over generations.  In fact, at the peak of its craftsmanship in the 1900s-1950s, Steinway pianos were dubbed as "Golden Age Steinways," highlighting the excellence and quality of the pianos as well as its prestige as the centerpiece of entertainment in the era. These older Steinway pianos are still...