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#217432 - 06/15/05 12:03 PM please help : choice piano
opsibo Offline
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Hi I've got a choice to make between an upright petrof (125 cm) for about 5500 euros and a Ritmuller (130cm) for about the same price. What shall I do can you advise me please ? Thanks in advance

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#217433 - 06/15/05 02:50 PM Re: please help : choice piano
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Which one of these pianos do you prefer?
Does either of them play or sound better to you?
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#217434 - 09/03/05 03:00 PM Re: please help : choice piano
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curious which one you ended up going with.. is ritmuller the top of the line pearl river? i am looking at a ritmuller 125r..

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#217435 - 09/03/05 03:07 PM Re: please help : choice piano
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No comparison at the same price!! The Petrof is a much better make.
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#217436 - 09/03/05 03:36 PM Re: please help : choice piano
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hi steve, the ritmuller seems like a really nice piano though too. i agree, the petrof is better. curious why they are pricing the ritmullers so high... what about just getting a pearl river? same thing?

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#217437 - 09/03/05 03:52 PM Re: please help : choice piano
Steve Cohen Offline
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You are still comparing a Hyundai to a Beemer!
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#217438 - 09/03/05 04:23 PM Re: please help : choice piano
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understood, thanks for responding! \:\)

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#217439 - 09/05/05 01:36 AM Re: please help : choice piano
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Careful Steve, these days, a Hyundai is better quality than a Beemer ;\)
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#217440 - 09/05/05 03:09 PM Re: please help : choice piano
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Have you tried a Perzina? I think they are an excellent value and compete well with the most expensive pianos.

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