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by rsfk79
17 Nov 2008, 17:33
Forum: Piano Advice
Topic: Good word to say about Weinbachs?
Replies: 20
Views: 16781

It's a good question. I don't think I expected anything extra from Steinway. I went to them for convenience, and perhaps because I assumed it would guarantee a certain level of service (presumptious of me, I know)? I don't deny that there are many competent, trained, experienced tuners around, but w...
by rsfk79
17 Nov 2008, 16:02
Forum: Piano Advice
Topic: Good word to say about Weinbachs?
Replies: 20
Views: 16781

I agree that I probably was buying a Peter Salisbury to some extent. Still, no objections to that! So what pianos would people recommend to someone looking for a small grand (say 5'8 to 6'2 ish) in the 12 grand price area? Can be second hand. Are Yamahas generally considered to be good, or not so go...
by rsfk79
10 Nov 2008, 15:00
Forum: Piano Advice
Topic: Good word to say about Weinbachs?
Replies: 20
Views: 16781

This is obviously far too late to be useful, but I thought I should write something in defence of Weinbach! I purchased a brand new Weinbach baby grand in 2003, it was sold to me by Peter Salisbury, who is one of the foremost piano technicians in the country (he used to regularly tune pianos at the ...