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Grand vs Upright Piano Actions
Published on: April 01, 2020

 The Grand vs. Upright piano action – deep dive A piano’s action is an orchestra of parts working in concert to give the pianist control of the music. Many things must take place between playing a key and hearing a sound from the piano.  M. Steinert & Sons Patrick Elisha … Read More »


Grand vs Upright Pianos
Published on: April 01, 2020

Grands vs Upright Pianos The physical design (Grand vs Upright) has a profound result on the expressive nuances experienced by the pianist while interacting with each respective mechanism. However, if we keep it simple, the fundamental differences can be described as primarily a difference in feel and a difference in … Read More »


Why I play – by Michael Murphy
Published on: March 30, 2020

Why I Play the Piano by Michael Murphy, Piano Consultant at M. Steinert & Sons.   It was the summer of 72 and a time in my life when music was my preferred method of communication. I wrote my first song back then as a means to express what I was … Read More »


Why I Play – by Len Giatas
Published on: March 30, 2020

Why I Play the Piano by Len Giatas, Piano Consultant at M. Steinert & Sons.   Why I Play….. When first posed with this inquiry, my thoughts instinctively guided me towards satisfying the question by pondering rather on “What I play”. The answers came quickly and were easy. I like to … Read More »


Why I play – by Patrick Elisha
Published on: March 30, 2020

Why I Play the Piano by Patrick Elisha, Education Team Consultant at M. Steinert & Sons.   Among the many journeys that we embark on as an ever evolving and discovering civilization, there exists one constant, one unifying and unmistakably universal language connecting everyone, everywhere. Playing the piano is my vehicle … Read More »


Why I play – by Jonathan Yourtee
Published on: March 30, 2020

Why I Play the Piano by Jonathan Yourtee, Piano Consultant at M. Steinert & Sons.   When I was four years old, growing up in Windham, NH, I wanted to play the violin! Sadly, after looking for a teacher, my parents could not find one that suited them. So, they suggested … Read More »


Cleaning and Disinfecting Piano Keys
Published on: March 30, 2020

  During this pandemic crisis, to protect our health and prevent the spread of the COVID19 virus, it is important to routinely disinfect high-touch areas of our home, in addition to surfaces we encounter outside our home. There has been plenty of research that shows how long the virus can … Read More »


Why I Play – by Phil Schoonmaker
Published on: March 24, 2020

Why I Play the Piano by Phil Schoonmaker, Piano Consultant at M. Steinert & Sons.   Why I play the piano is mystery, miracle, memory, and motivation. My mother had a beautiful soprano voice and often sang solos for church services and other occasions. She also sang popular songs and played … Read More »


A Letter to Teachers and Friends
Published on: March 20, 2020

Dear Teachers and Friends, We hope you are all staying healthy and finding your way in navigating the “new normal”. Piano teachers play a vital role in our students’ and families’ lives. You are a stabilizing factor, and now share a very special opportunity to soothe the anxiety in many … Read More »


Clean and Clear Keys.
Published on: March 16, 2020

Here’s some helpful tips and a flyer regarding cleaning of piano keys: Clean and Clear Keys (download as pdf)


Ms. Ranko Konishi-Houston of Cambridge is Elected to Steinway Piano Teacher Hall of Fame
Published on: December 06, 2019

Ms. Ranko Konishi-Houston of Cambridge is Elected to Steinway Piano Teacher Hall of Fame Boston, MA (December 3, 2019):  Ranko Konishi-Houston, a Cambridge piano teacher, has been inducted into the national Steinway & Sons Teacher Hall of Fame, a prestigious designation recognizing the work of North America’s most committed and … Read More »


Extraordinary Sounds & Spirits
Published on: March 29, 2017

Friday, April 7, 2017 5:00-7:00 pm M. Steinert & Sons – Natick Mall 1245 Worcester Street, Natick, MA 01760 M. Steinert & Sons and Audio Video Design invites you to experience music like never before while socializing with design industry professionals and audiophiles at Steinert’s Natick Mall Showroom. Enjoy wine and refreshments … Read More »


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