This traditional, hand-built German Seiler SE 242 Semi-concert grand piano represents the highest skill in manufacturing and design. This German Seiler grand piano is a professional quality instrument of the highest standards.
Handmade in Germany, the Seiler SE 278 Konzert is everything you want in a concert grand piano. Power, presence, huge dynamic range and a masterful action welcome any pianist who sits at this Seiler piano. This piano is a concerto instrument, with the clarity and focus to lead an orchestra.
Here at PianoWorks, we love to bring you some of the best and finest pianos in the world. Here we have a Pre-Owned Bösendorfer model 290 Imperial for sale. Made by hand in Vienna, Austria in 2002, this piano is 9’6″ long and famously has the extended compass, 9 additional bass notes give this piano a total of 97 keys.
The Bösendorfer model 290 Imperial is the largest production piano in the world when you consider both its length and added width. While this size gives it tremendous dynamic range, it is better to understand that the size was needed to achieve the musical goals of this rare and wonderful instrument. This piano is at home in a large hall or in a living room, and offers more tonal variety than other fine pianos. Clarity with warmth, power with subtlety, unbelievable resonance and ideal responsiveness are the hallmarks of this design, and this is an amazing example. Make an appointment to see this rare piano before it is gone.
This piano has had just one previous owner, played and lovingly cared for in a home. It is in “like-new” condition.
If New, the suggested retail price of a Bösendorfer model 290 Imperial is $306,999.
Includes original matching artist bench, 5 year PianoWorks parts & labor warranty
Originally manufactured by Steinway & Sons in New York in 1974, this 9′ model D concert grand piano is now fully restored and ready for the stage again. This instrument was originally selected for concert use at a university here in the Southeast, but after a full life of use, it was ready to be renewed. Every aspect of this piano was meticulously crafted to be faithful to Steinway’s design, using the best possible methods and materials throughout.
If New, NY List Price for a new Steinway model D is $187,100.
Of all our grand pianos, model 290, the Imperial, carries the Bösendorfer DNA, our heritage in its most pronounced form. Historically, this grand piano epitomizes the Bösendorfer grand piano of the 19th century. Originally built following a suggestion by composer Ferruccio Busoni, the Imperial has 97 keys, i.e. eight full octaves.