Welcome to the Piano World Piano Forums
Over 2 million posts about pianos, digital pianos, and all types of keyboard instruments
Join the World's Largest Community of Piano Lovers (it's free)
It's Fun to Play the Piano ... Please Pass It On!

Gifts and supplies for the musician

SEARCH
the Forums & Piano World

This custom search works much better than the built in one and allows searching older posts.
(ad) Pianoteq
(ad) Pearl River
Pearl River Pianos
(ad) P B Guide
Acoustic & Digital Piano Guide
(ad) Lindeblad Piano
Lindeblad Piano Restoration
Who's Online
114 registered (36251, anamnesis, Amir, Albunea, angga888, APN, 29 invisible), 1235 Guests and 11 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
(ad) Estonia Piano
Estonia Pianos
Quick Links to Useful Piano & Music Resources
Our Classified Ads
Find Piano Professionals-

*Piano Dealers - Piano Stores
*Piano Tuners
*Piano Teachers
*Piano Movers
*Piano Restorations
*Piano Manufacturers
*Organs

Quick Links:
*Advertise On Piano World
*Free Piano Newsletter
*Online Piano Recitals
*Piano Recitals Index
*Piano & Music Accessories
*Music School Listings
* Buying a Piano
*Buying A Acoustic Piano
*Buying a Digital Piano
*Pianos for Sale
*Sell Your Piano
*How Old is My Piano?
*Piano Books
*Piano Art, Pictures, & Posters
*Directory/Site Map
*Contest
*Links
*Virtual Piano
*Music Word Search
*Piano Screen Saver
*Piano Videos
*Virtual Piano Chords
Topic Options
#1609926 - 01/31/11 10:43 PM Mason and Risch Baby Grand serial # 9033
sjfarrell Offline
Junior Member

Registered: 04/01/10
Posts: 3
Loc: Montreal, Canada
I have just bought a Mason and Risch Baby Grand 5'0". The serial that shows is 9033. I have been trying to get an idea of the age of the piano but the only serial numbers I have seen are 5 numbers and I wonder if there is anyone here who has a clue as to the date of manufacture. It has been basically unused for 15 years and seems to be in very good shape, apart from being out of tune. I will tune it up and hopefully have a decent piano to play.
I appreciate any info. Someone in an earlier post mentioned that perhaps Mr Silverwood would be a good source of information about such things.
Thanks in advance.
Steve Farrell

Top
(ad 568) PTG Convention 2015 Denver
PTG Convention July 15 to 18 Denver
#1609958 - 01/31/11 11:44 PM Re: Mason and Risch Baby Grand serial # 9033 [Re: sjfarrell]
Rod Verhnjak Offline
3000 Post Club Member

Registered: 04/09/06
Posts: 3662
Loc: Vancouver B.C. Canada
It may be your serial number is incorrect. That serial number would make you piano
manufactured in 1899. Mason & Risch did not make a 5'0" grand then. I currently have
4 Mason & Risch grands in my shop. They are all 5 digit serial numbers and all 5'8" built between 1907 and 1935.
_________________________
Verhnjak Pianos
Specializing in the Restoration, Refinishing & Maintenance
of Fine Heirloom Pianos

Exclusive Dealer For Charles R. Walter Pianos
www.pianoman.ca
Verhnjak Pianos Facebook


Top

Moderator:  Piano World 
(ad) Yamaha CP4 Rebate
Yamaha CP4 Rebate
Shop our Store for Music Lovers!
PianoSupplies.com is Piano World's Online Store
Please visit our store today.
Composer Statuettes
(ads) PD - WNG - MH
PianoDisc
(ad 125) Sweetwater - Digital Keyboards & Other Gear
Digital Pianos at Sweetwater
Ad (Seiler/Knabe)
Seiler Pianos
(125ad) Dampp Chaser
Dampp Chaser Piano Life Saver
New Topics - Multiple Forums
New Piano
by Ozan
05/30/15 09:53 AM
Steinway Centennial Square Grand?
by Eric Gloo
05/30/15 09:23 AM
First acoustic piano
by Dave Androos
05/30/15 08:46 AM
Use of volume in digital pianos (with and without headphones
by Albunea
05/30/15 08:26 AM
which sound card for using Kontakt with Yamaha YDP-181
by LHC
05/30/15 07:02 AM
What's Hot!!
New Forum for Selling Your Products or Services
--------------------
Historic Piano Documents
--------------------
Posting Pictures on the Forums
-------------------
Forums Rules & Help
-------------------
ADVERTISE
on Piano World

The world's most popular piano web site.
-------------------
PIANO BOOKS
Forum Stats
79,466 Registered Members
44 Forums
164,440 Topics
2,412,451 Posts

Most users ever online: 15,252 @ 03/21/10 11:39 PM
Sheet Music Plus (125)
Sheet Music Plus Featured Sale

Visit our online store for gifts for music lovers

 
Help keep the forums up and running with a donation, any amount is appreciated!
Or by becoming a Subscribing member! Thank-you.
Donate   Subscribe
 
Our Piano Related Classified Ads
|
Dealers | Tuners | Lessons | Movers | Restorations | Pianos For Sale | Sell Your Piano |

Advertise on Piano World
| Subscribe | Piano World | PianoSupplies.com | Advertise on Piano World | Donate | Link to Us | Classifieds |
| |Contact | Privacy | Legal | About Us | Site Map | Free Newsletter | Press Room |


copyright 1997 - 2015 Piano World ® all rights reserved
No part of this site may be reproduced without prior written permission