Category: Grand Pianos

Antique Victorian Piano Restoration

Antique Victorian Piano Restoration of Weber Grand from 1874 Charm, beauty and fascination of bringing a treasured piano back to life is a true rewarding experience. The craftsmanship and dedication that originally went into making this instrument is unmistakable and

Posted in Antique Pianos, Grand Pianos Tagged with: , , , , ,

Identify and Care for your piano parts and wood types

Seeing the woods for the trees: identify and care for your piano parts We posted a blog earlier last year about the numerous different wood types used in various aspects and stages of piano making, including the pinblock, soundboard and

Posted in Antique Pianos, Buying Guide, Grand Pianos, Piano Care, Piano parts, Upright Pianos Tagged with: ,

Give Your Child the Gift of Music

Music heals the mind, body and soul. In our current, broken world, the need for music may never have been so important. Scientific study after study have shown that the power of music stretches far past just generating the impulse

Posted in Grand Pianos, Upright Pianos Tagged with: , , ,

7 Undeniable Reasons People Love the Piano

In the world of musical instruments, the piano is king. No instrument (with maybe the exception of the human voice) has had more impact on western music than the piano. Invented early in the 18th century by Bartolomeo Christofori, the piano

Posted in Grand Pianos, Upright Pianos Tagged with: , ,

Yamaha and the Pursuit of Perfection

Yamaha and the Pursuit of Perfection For nearly a century and a half, Yamaha has been perfecting their craft.  Founded as a reed organ manufacturer by Torakusu Yamaha in 1887, the Yamaha Corporation quickly shifted their focus to producing pianos

Posted in Buying Guide, Grand Pianos, Special Offers Tagged with:

Yamaha TransAcoustic Pianos

Yamaha TransAcoustic Piano First and foremost, all TransAcoustic pianos are acoustic pianos.  TransAcoustic pianos have resonance and resounding reverberation produced by the superbly-crafted, high-quality soundboard. By incorporating the touch and tone of a Yamaha acoustic piano with the all new

Posted in Buying Guide, Grand Pianos, Special Offers, Upright Pianos Tagged with:

Wood quality and types used in piano manufacturing

Wood quality and types used in piano manufacturing One of the many factors in evaluating a piano and a primary one at that is the quality of the wood in which it is built. Many different types of wood are

Posted in Grand Pianos, Piano parts, Upright Pianos Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , ,

Rare A.H. Gale Square Grand Piano, Completely Restored – Customer Review

Rare A.H. Gale Square Grand Piano, Completely Restored – A Piano Emporium Customer Review by Larry & Rebecca Brisendine We stand by our mission and promise to provide our customers with quality pianos, service and support. Treating each customer like an

Posted in Antique Pianos, Customer Testimonials, Grand Pianos Tagged with: , , , , , , ,

“My Grandmother’s Piano” – Customer Review

“My Grandmother’s Piano” Restoration – by Kate Condon, Piano Emporium Customer MEADOWS OF DAN, VIRGINIA: My Grandmother, a concert pianist at 17, left me her Vintage 1901 Steinway Grand Piano over 50 years ago. Shane Owenby took perfect care of it

Posted in Antique Pianos, Customer Testimonials, Grand Pianos Tagged with: , , , ,

The Garage Apartment

Harvey Chronicles: The Garage Apartment If you are familiar with garage apartments, especially those from decades ago, you know that available space is at a premium. Depending on the size, often they consist of only a stairwell, kitchenette, bath, and one

Posted in Grand Pianos, Harvey Chronicles Tagged with: , ,