Ritmuller | 1918 | 5'3" Bay Grand Piano | High Polish Ebony | $17,900
This Ritmuller piano bearing the serial number 27362 dating back to 1918 from Steffes and Schulz GmbH is an original German manufactured piano. Today this piano name is owned by Pearl River and is produced in China. This piano is a return to the original German manufacturing. It is a lovely example of the way German pianos used to be built. Steffes and Schulz has done a marvelous job at bringing it back to its original character.
The tone and color of this piano is incredible to be over 100 years old. It just goes to show how fine manufacturing will last for many years. Steffes and Schulz replaced all the necessary action parts, refinished the soundboard, reglazed the plate, replaced all felts throughout. It has brand new hammers, shanks and flanges.
R Kassman’s Master Technician has completely voiced and regulated the piano to concert expectations and returned it to it’s sweet tonal expectations. The touch, both up-weight and down-weight, have been perfectly balanced making this piano a true masterpiece inside and out. This unique piano is perfect for the connoisseur looking for a piano that goes beyond the pedigree.
Steffes and Schulz GmbH of Wiesbaden Germany are responsible for the refurbishments of this piano. Mr. Steffes is the former owner of Wilhelm Steinberg Piano Company in Eisenberg, Germany. Mr. Schulz is a fifth generation piano designer, technician and entrepreneur. Mr. Schulz family stretches back to the mid 1800s in the piano industry.
For over 40 years R. Kassman Piano has represented the finest European Pianos on the planet. Today the philosophy of selling pianos has remained the same: Find the right piano for the customer and offer the lowest price possible for the best instrument possible.