RAC Pianos

RAC Pianos

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  • Longfield Nursery
    Epping Road
    Harlow, Essex CM19 5DW
    England
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I am Richard Clark and together with the help of my wife Tracey we run one of the best piano showrooms in the South East. We understand the difference between a piano that leaves the factory in an acceptable state and one which feels truly superb to play. Many pianos are sold today through internet shops with little or no pre delivery attention.  All of our pianos are carefully toned and regulated so that they will give the best possible pleasure for years to come. Many piano technicians cannot play the piano and therefore find it difficult to explain the technical differences to a musician. Taught piano to a high level by Virginia Black and having supplied a Concert Grand for John Lill, as well as having tuned for Iain Farrington, Sarah Nichols and a number of schools and recording studios I have also restored many instruments to a very high standard, and therefore have the unique combination of abilities to assist you in choosing the right piano for your needs. Whether for a beginner or advanced student many of our customers have been delighted to find such a good selection of well prepared instruments with clear explanations and answers to all of their questions in a friendly and informal environment.

RAC Pianos is a family business offering professional service. We supply new pianos from YAMAHA, KEMBLE, KAWAI, STEINMAYER, & BECHSTEIN.  A KEMBLE CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE AWARD was given to us for high levels of technical service and support.

 

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Did You Know Piano Facts



How big are upright pianos

Moden Upright pianos are usually between 110cm – 135cm in height, around 155cm wide and 60cm deep, the height being the major difference between models. You also have the old Mine piano at 70cm these are no longer made.

Upright pianos are popular because of their small footprint compared to a grand piano. While grand pianos may look more attractive, tall upright pianos are capable of producing a strong tone, wide dynamic range and better control in the keys and action than a small upright, Tall Uprights are usually only a few cms deeper and wider than shorter upright piano but will give you a much richer sound a good as most than a small Grands A small modern upright will have weight of 185kg a large one can exceed 235kg