piano

4 May, 2008 § Leave a comment

chanced upon this yesterday. even from a distance, I had the feeling that this was no ordinary piano.

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a replica of the Steinway No. 1 – the first Steinway piano built in 1836 in a kitchen in Seesen. the replica was constructed in 2006. born of Cuban mahogany veneer, maple inlay, shellac hand polish and 2,000 hours of painstaking work by Chris Maene and his team.

how simply incredible.

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