About Steinway & Sons
Steinway & Sons was founded in 1853 by German immigrant Henry Engelhard Steinway in a Manhattan loft on Varick Street. Over the next thirty years, Henry and his sons developed the modern piano. Known for their precision and craftsmanship, Steinway instruments have become known for the acoustic superiority and remarkable lasting power. Today, the Steinway has became the choice for 98% of concert pianists. It's unparalleled quality has given it the reputation as a guaranteed investment that can be passed forward generation after generation.