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

Trying Something New with Search
(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
116 registered (AndrewJCW, ando, Adam Schaaf 58265, accordeur, anamnesis, AmateurBob, 37 invisible), 1306 Guests and 10 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
*Live Piano Venues
*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
Sheet Music
(PW is an affiliate)
Sheet Music Plus Featured Sale
Topic Options
#2188976 - 11/26/13 11:34 PM Bechendorff?
JHFlem Offline
Junior Member

Registered: 11/26/13
Posts: 4
Does anyone know anything about the Bechendorff brand? I've seen references that it's made by Young Chang. I've found a 20-30 year old Bechendorff baby grand that I may be able to get for $1000, and it seems to be in excellent shape. I haven't discovered a site where I can look up the serial number and confirm the age yet. Any insight is much appreciated!

Top
Hailun / Pearl River Pianos

 

Pearl River World's Best Selling Piano
#2189065 - 11/27/13 06:29 AM Re: Bechendorff? [Re: JHFlem]
DanS Offline
500 Post Club Member

Registered: 10/28/12
Posts: 665
I've never heard of them, but the fact that their name is a combination of two of the world's best piano brands makes me leery. You might also want to consider driving a Jagualac, watching TV on a Sonasung, and them checking the time on your Patime Phillpex watch. wink
_________________________
"In opera, there is always too much singing" -Debussy

Top
#2189071 - 11/27/13 06:51 AM Re: Bechendorff? [Re: JHFlem]
Nick Mauel Offline
500 Post Club Member

Registered: 12/05/08
Posts: 801
Loc: Sarasota and Naples, FL
It is a Young Chang.

They were sold in Florida by the Fletcher organ chain in the late 80's to early 90's, before they stopped selling pianos.
_________________________
Nick's Piano Showroom
Naples, Fort Myers, & Sarasota, FL
New Estonia, Mason & Hamlin, Baldwin, Brodmann & Ritmuller
239-206-4541 direct line
www.nickspiano.com

Concert Piano Technician, Dealer, and Pianist

Top
#2191020 - 12/01/13 04:00 PM Re: Bechendorff? [Re: JHFlem]
JHFlem Offline
Junior Member

Registered: 11/26/13
Posts: 4
Thanks for the info!

Top

Moderator:  Ken Knapp, Piano World, Rickster 
Shop our Store for Music Lovers!
PianoSupplies.com is Piano World's Online Store
Please visit our store today.
Composer Statuettes
(ad) Teaching Music To Children
Teaching Music to Children
(ad) Yamaha Stage Pianos
Yamaha CP4 & CP40 Stage Pianos
(ads) PD - WNG - MH
Wessell Nickel & Gross
(ad 125) Sweetwater - Digital Keyboards & Other Gear
Digital Pianos at Sweetwater
(125ad) Dampp Chaser
Dampp Chaser Piano Life Saver
New Topics - Multiple Forums
Thank you, RPTs
by Adam Schaaf 58265
07/27/15 08:53 PM
Yamaha C2X vs C3X
by Forevertwentyone
07/27/15 05:55 PM
Fingerprint Oil and such a thing as too clean?
by Markarian
07/27/15 02:10 PM
original composition, opinion?
by pianistforever238
07/27/15 01:57 PM
Do you practice scales and arpeggios staccato?
by Stubbie
07/27/15 12:12 PM
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
80,169 Registered Members
44 Forums
165,785 Topics
2,430,378 Posts

Most users ever online: 15,252 @ 03/21/10 11:39 PM

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