The house of Bechstein

has been making highly prized pianos since 1853 in Berlin. Carl, the founder, was appointed court maker to the King of Prussia. This firm achieved great success on an international scale and was continued on into the 20th century by Carl's sons. Wigmore Hall in London, built in 1901, was originally built as Bechstein's London concert hall. Bechsteins were and are still prized for their responsive action and a sound perfectly suited to the great European music of the 19th and 20th centuries.

Bechsteins are as renowned for their beauty as for their reputation as great musical instruments. The company commissioned a few prized and rare art case instruments great designers throughout history. Lucky indeed is the person who has such a treasure to play and admire!

Bechstein Pianos | Euromaxx

German piano manufacturer C. Bechstein has been around since 1853. The company is based in Berlin but its pianos are manufactured in Seifhennersdorf in ...

Sound of Silver: The C. Bechstein Sterling Grand Piano

The C. Bechstein Sterling Grand Piano was manufactured by the C. Bechstein Pianofortefabrik in cooperation with the silver manufacturer Robbe & Berking.

Manufacturing of Bechstein Pianos 1/12 - Wood

The making of a Bechstein piano - The first episode of the documentary "Manufacturing of Bechstein Pianos Today" is concerned with the different kinds of wood ...

I Just Bought a C. Bechstein - A Dream Come True!

Hi everyone! I want to share with you what i got today 🙂 A completely original C. Bechstein grand piano. Original soundboard, hammers etc. :))) This was my ...

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