Welcome to the Piano World Piano Forums
Over 2.5 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

the Forums & Piano World

Trying Something New with Search
Piano Life Saver - Dampp Chaser
Dampp Chaser Piano Life Saver
(ad) Lindeblad Piano
Lindeblad Piano Restoration
Let Your Piano Sing
Let Your Piano Sing
Piano Buyer Guide
Acoustic & Digital Piano Buyers Guide
Who's Online
117 registered (ajames, ambrozy, alwatson, alerique, Almaviva, 29 invisible), 1588 Guests and 6 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

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
*Virtual Piano
*Music Word Search
*Piano Screen Saver
*Piano Videos
*Virtual Piano Chords
Topic Options
#656072 - 12/29/07 05:44 PM C. Kurtzmann & Co player piano
vjp1 Offline
Junior Member

Registered: 12/28/07
Posts: 4
Loc: pittsburgh
I just got a player piano, it is a C. Kurtzmann & Co. It has been painted and the only numbers I could find are 88235. I could not find info on the net other than about the company. I was wondering if anyone has one of these and could tell me what year it was made. The lady I got it from said she thinks it was made in the 1920's. The player works and doesn't sound to far off tune.


#656073 - 12/31/07 05:37 PM Re: C. Kurtzmann & Co player piano
Greg Seagraves Offline
Full Member

Registered: 08/31/07
Posts: 63
Loc: Lawrenceville, GA
The serial # is usually found somewhere around the tuning pins. Assuming that what you have given is the actual serial #, the piano was built in 1925.

#656074 - 01/02/08 11:40 AM Re: C. Kurtzmann & Co player piano
vjp1 Offline
Junior Member

Registered: 12/28/07
Posts: 4
Loc: pittsburgh
Thanks Greg,

I did get the number from inside top left. That is the only number I can find. None on the back.

I see your from Georgia, I have family there, one in Newnan, one in Tyrone, one in Fayetteville, and one in Smyrna.

Happy New Year to you.



What's Hot!!
Some New Piano World STATS

Posting Pictures on the Forums
Forums Rules & Help
on Piano World

Piano Classified Ads
Piano Lamps
Piano Lamp by cocoweb - free shipping
New in Piano World's online store PianoSupplies.com, beautiful piano lamps from cocoweb. Free shipping! (continental U.S.).
Pearl River
Pearl River Pianos
(ad) Pianoteq
Piano Acc. & Gift Items in
Piano World's Online Store
In PianoSupplies.com ,(a division of Piano World) our online store for piano and music gifts and accessories, party goods, tuning equipment, piano moving equipment, benches, lamps Caster Cups and more.

Free Shipping on Jansen Artist Piano Benches
New Topics - Multiple Forums
First Show
by Riolu
10/26/16 09:20 AM
Professional DP store in London
by AndrewGleibman
10/26/16 04:34 AM
What's Korg up to?
by ElmerJFudd
10/25/16 10:52 PM
Ideas? What should new summer adult piano workshop offer?
by ElaineAllegro
10/25/16 10:39 PM
"European style" Dampers
by jdevajames
10/25/16 09:42 PM
Sheet Music Plus
Sheet Music Plus Featured Sale
Forum Stats
85,362 Registered Members
44 Forums
175,975 Topics
2,565,936 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 - 2016 Piano World ® all rights reserved
No part of this site may be reproduced without prior written permission