caps,6'2.5" Model AA (1926) Restored, 7' Model BB (1913) Restored

2 Items Found For caps

Results Per Page 
Viewing 1 - 2 of 2 Page of 1   

Mason & Hamlin remains today as one of Americas few premium piano makers.  The Pre-Aeolian Era (Pre-Great Depression Era) Mason & Hamlins are often considered to be the best, and the Golden Era for this storied piano maker.This Mason & Hamlin model AA was originally built in Boston in 1926.  At 6'2.5", this Mason & Hamlin is a great size for a studio, living room, choir room, etc.  The sound is full and warm, the dynamic range is rarely matched by instruments today.  If New, MSRP for Mason & Hamlin AA is $78,737 (The Piano Buyer, Fall 2015 - Larry Fine).This Mason & Hamlin model AA has been fully restored by PianoWorks at our facility in Duluth, GA.  The restoration includes many more steps than can be listed here, but here are some highlights: New handcrafted Eastern White Spruce Soundboard New Maple bridge caps New fully-fit Maple pinblock New strings New Renner (German) repetitions New Abel (German) hammers & shanks New Steinway backchecks & damper felts Refinished cabinet in hand-rubbed satin ebony Plate re-guilded New agraffes, plate felts, hardware polished or replated New keytops Reconditioned ebony sharps New key bushings, key felts and key frame felts Includes 5-year parts & labor warranty and choice of new matching artist bench.0.08989956

$32,995.00
(0 reviews)

Make an appointment to see this wonderful, fully restored 7' Mason & Hamlin model BB.  Mason & Hamlin is one of the most storied American piano makers and one of just a few surviving piano makers in the USA.Shortly after the turn of the 19th century, Mason & Hamlin changed the trajectory of their pianos from good to the very best among some amazing competition.  They enjoyed a "Golden Era" of piano making and design before the fall of the Great Depression.  In 1932, the factory moved from Boston to Rochester, New York under new ownership.  For piano connoisseurs, these Golden Era Mason & Hamlin pianos are the most desirable.This 1913 Mason & Hamlin model BB represents the peak of American made pianos and American piano design for so many musicians, piano technicians, and experts in their design.  These pianos are massively built using fine hardwoods, thick cast iron plates and the patented "tension resonator" system of turnbuckles designed to reinforce the already massive rim...and retain soundboard crown.After many decades, Mason & Hamlin returned the manufacturing to Boston under new ownership.  This lasting legacy serves to bring more attention to their Golden Era pianos, aw well.  Then and now, the Mason & Hamlin model BB is a truly impressive musical instrument.If new, MSRP is $89,232 (The Piano Buyer, Spring 2016 - Larry Fine).This Mason & Hamlin model BB has been fully restored by PianoWorks at our facility in Duluth, GA.  The restoration includes many more steps than can be listed here, but here are some highlights: New handcrafted Eastern White Spruce Soundboard New Maple bridge caps New fully-fit Maple pinblock New strings including custom bass strings New Renner (German) repetitions New Abel (German) hammers & shanks New custom key set New Steinway backchecks & damper felts Refinished cabinet in hand-rubbed satin ebony Plate re-guilded New agraffes, plate felts All hardware freshly replated in nickel Includes 5-year parts & labor warranty and choice of new matching artist bench.0.07191965

$44,995.00
(0 reviews)

Viewing 1 - 2 of 2 Page of 1