Mason & Hamlin “A” Conservatory Grand #2
Size: 5' 8
Finish: Satin American Walnut
Serial No.: 64856
Series: Handcrafted Grand
(This is #2 of 2 Model A grands currently available.)
Mason & Hamlin is one of the great piano builders that started it all in the American Northeast. Along with Steinway, Chickering, Knabe, Sohmer, and others, they innovated, collaborated, and refined the instrument into what we know as the modern piano.
Considered to be performance-level caliber, Mason & Hamlin pianos were often selected by top-tier music schools, teachers, churches, and advanced pianists.
Their grand pianos are famous for being overbuilt, with extra thick, wide-bodied rims, full-perimeter (heavy!) cast iron plates, and the patented metal tension-resonator Crown Retention System (often referred to as the “Spider”). The CRS is a series of spoke-like turnbuckles under the piano pulling inwards from all sides, keeping the rim from ever spreading, thus retaining the necessary tonal “crown” of the soundboard.
This Model A is a little older than our other choice. It shows some wear and tear but was maintained in good condition by its previous owner. This is a good choice for a dedicated player at any level who wants a handcrafted American classic performance grand at a very affordable price.
- Handmade in USA
- “Overbuilt” for quality and longevity
- Unique Crown Retention System
- Includes original duet-size bench
- 5-year warranty
- Lifetime Full Trade Guarantee
- 1 free in-home tuning after delivery
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