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#625002 - 02/01/02 01:51 PM Stuart & Sons
Christopher Stubbs Offline
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Registered: 12/20/01
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Loc: Wales, UK
Does anyone have information on this piano?

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#625003 - 02/04/02 10:24 PM Re: Stuart & Sons
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My 1997 copy of Pierce Piano Atlas lists the following: STEWART&SO.,Old Upright#113582
This is the only piano and the only serial number it lists. This seems unusual.
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#625004 - 02/15/02 07:42 AM Re: Stuart & Sons
Rich Galassini Offline
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Registered: 05/28/01
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Loc: Philadelphia/South Jersey
Christopher,

Some rate the Stuart & Sons as the world's finest piano.

Unfortunately, not many have been made yet and I don't think they are distributed anywhere to dealers, so many of us may never get to play one, however their specs are amazing.

Stuart & Sons
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#625005 - 02/17/02 02:22 PM Re: Stuart & Sons
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Thanks for the link Rich! Fascinating.

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#625006 - 03/03/02 02:31 PM Re: Stuart & Sons
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Loc: Chicago, IL USA
There's a recording of some Chopin-Godowski etudes by Australian pianist David Stanhope using the Stuart grand. If I can find my copy I'll post the number and record company.
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#625007 - 03/06/02 01:44 AM Re: Stuart & Sons
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Loc: Chicago, IL USA
Found it! The CD is Tall Poppies TP135. Title: David Stanhope Plays.
Bach/Busoni Prelude and Fugue in Eb
Chopin Etude Op. 10 #5
Seven Godowsky etudes based on Op. 10 #5
Chopin Etude Op. 25 #6
Godowsky etude based on Op. 25 #6
Godowsky Passacaglia
Beethoven Symphony #8 (arr. Liszt)

And how does it sound? Well... like a piano. I've never been able to evaluate instruments well through recordings.
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