Schools demonstrate a commitment to excellence and an unparalleled educational experience by providing their students with the rich, unrivaled sound, incomparable tone, and pristine touch of STEINWAY & SONS pianos. These pianos inspire students to realize their artistic talents, and best prepare them to compete at the highest level in the professional world.
STEINWAY & SONS is devoted to partnering with you and your educational institution to help you acquire and maintain the best instruments. Our institutional sales team has developed customized resources that have a proven success record for managing piano inventories in colleges, universities and conservatories of all sizes which include:
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• Fundraising Programs for Donor Cultivation
• The All-Steinway School program
• Leasing-to-Own Options
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• Factory Seminars for Technicians
• Selection Room Access at the Steinway Factory
• Tuning, Repair and Restoration Services for pianos
PHILADELPHIA, PA – “It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge” – Albert Einstein No better words could define the impact of Gary Graffman on the life and career of Yuja Wang, illustrious 2008 alumna of the Curtis Institute of Music where Graffman took her under his wing. STEINWAY REKINDLES A LIFELONG BOND FORGED AT CURTIS INSTITUTE “He has been my teacher, mentor and friend for the second half of my life, guiding me personally and professionally through the warmth in his heart. He has made me a better human, not just a better musician,” she says. For the occasion of Graffman’s 90th birthday, student and teacher reunited at the Steinway factory in December 2018 to select Model D 610082 and celebrate his continuing legacy. The Curtis Institute has been an All Steinway school since its founding in 1924.Read More
princeton, nj - From Brahms to Brubeck, Chapel Choir ADDS A NEW VOICE TO THE AGES AT PRINCETON UNIVERSITY Rehearsals and auditions are conducted in the Chapel Crypt, where Ms. Rose relies on a Steinway & Sons-designed Boston grand piano to get the most from her “remarkable, funny and fabulous” assembly of sopranos, altos, tenors and basses.Princeton’s new piano is one of Boston’s latest Performance Edition II models from Jacobs Music Company in Lawrenceville.Read More
Providing the right tools for success is a cornerstone philosophy at Millersville, which acquired a Boston grand piano for a rehearsal hall and Boston upright for a faculty studio. Using Kodály and Solfége approaches to music education which develop a musician’s ear through singing, Dr. Pan says “the Boston (GP-193) is important for that kind of teaching process.”Read More
Annville, pa – Reliable allies in worldclass concert halls, teaching studios, living rooms and open-air festivals like Tanglewood and Aspen, Boston pianos are catching the ears of another market segment – audiophiles.Read More
Princeton, nj – She has been called one of the most successful teachers in America with a penchant for producing exceptional pianists in her home studio
and at Westminster Choir College. She has authored a host of pedagogical books and was the subject of an award-winning documentary film, “Take a Bow.” She has toured throughout North America giving hundreds of lectures and master classes. And she has collected enough industry accolades to equal the number of keyson one of her prized Steinways, perhaps none more welcomed than the Jacobs Music Steinway Al C. Rinaldi LifetimeAchievement Award.
Philadelphia, pa – Together, they have performed on hundreds\ of the finest Steinway concert grand pianos at many of the world’s greatest venues. So when Charles Abramovic and Lambert Orkis met at the fabled Steinway factory in Queens, nothing would be left to chance. The new Model D at Temple University’s Boyer College of Music and Dance is an expert consensus of collective wisdom from thousands of highly-educated keystrokes.Read More
Princeton, nj – Opening its doors in 2017 after what an official called “the largest piano purchase at Princeton in recent history,” the Lewis Arts complex was equipped with more than 40 pianos by Steinway & Sons.Read More
southampton, pa – When a new Boston Performance Edition Grand Piano rolls onto the stage of the 258-seat auditorium at SouthamptonRead More
new holland, pa – Richard Fitz could not believe the email from the Eastern Lancaster County School District, so he asked a colleague to confirm it. Garden Spot High School, his alma ater where he serves as humanities department facilitator, was getting nothing less than a Steinway grand! It would replace an aging instrument that despite valiant efforts by the school’s piano technician was beyond repair.Read More
newtown, pa – Following two multi-million dollar construction projects, Newtown and Holland middle schools were equipped with Boston grand pianos that speak to the next generation of students in the Council Rock School District.Read More
philadelphia, pa – In his colonial vision for planning a “greene countrie towne,” William Penn placed a premium on educating children and Quaker schools forged a foundation for the city’s future growth. A noble experiment from 1689 continues today at Friends Select School, where performing arts help to encourage spiritual, social and intellectual development of nearly 600 students. The highly-ranked pre-k-12 institute boasts a 100 percent graduation rate.Read More
philadelphia, pa – A trip to Jacobs Music on Chestnut Street captivates the imagination as guests cast wandering eyes over four fabulous floors of pianos, each instrument beckoning for a chance to speak to the soul.
James Kimmel was in a contingent facing the enviable task – which one would find a new home in the auditorium at Ephrata High School? The Ephrata Area School District takes its music seriously, being named one of the top 100 communities for Music Education since 2015 by the National Association of Music Merchants. Ephrata’s philosophy aims to cultivate desirable traits in music students through a combination of character, community and creativity.Read More
aston, pa – Taking advantage of a Steinway buyback incentive from Jacobs Music Company, Northley Middle School was able to acquire a beautiful Boston grand piano that absolutely delights Choral Director Liz Hazlett.Read More
ALL-STEINWAY SCHOOLS demonstrate a full commitment to excellence by providing their students and faculties with the best instruments possible for the study of music. That is why the only pianos owned by the institutions listed here — from the practice room to the recital hall — are designed by STEINWAY & SONS.
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