A Map of the Market for New Pianos

CONSUMER-GRADE PIANOS
ChineseSamickYoung ChangYamaha Kawai
Upper Level

Verticals:

$3,700–$13,000

Grands
5' to 7':
$12,000–$36,000
J.P. Pramberger
    Platinum
Wm. Knabe
Albert Weber
Young Chang
    Platinum
Boston (Japan)
Kawai RX grands
Kawai verticals
    (Japan)
Yamaha C grands
Yamaha verticals
    (Japan)
Brodmann grands
    (PE)
Perzina verticals
Kawai GE grands
Kawai verticals
    (Indonesia)
Yamaha GC
    grands
Yamaha verticals
    (China)
Mid-Range

Verticals:

$3,300–$8,500

Grands
5' to 7':
$7,500–$30,000
Brodmann verticals
    (PE)
Hailun
May Berlin
Palatino
Ritmüller
    (new models)
Wendl & Lung
Kohler & Campbell
    Millennium
Pramberger
    Signature
Sohmer & Co.
    grands
Story &
    Clark Signature
Essex (Steinway/
    Y.C. Korea)
Weber
    Sovereign
Young Chang
    Professional
    Artist
Kawai GM grands
Yamaha GB grands

Carl Ebel
Gerh. Steinberg
Heintzman
Perzina grands
Cable-Nelson
    (Yamaha)
Essex
    (Steinway
    Pearl River)
Everett grands
Hallet, Davis & Co.
    grands
Essex (Steinway/
    Y.C. China)
Entry Level

Verticals:

$2,800–$6,000

Grands
5' to 7':
$7,000–$15,000
Cristofori
Henry F. Miller
Pearl River
Ritmüller
    (old models)
Kohler & Campbell
    New Yorker
Pramberger Legacy
Samick
Story & Clark
    Heritage
Weber Legend
Young Chang
    Traditional
    Gold
Everett verticals
Falcone
Geo. Steck
Gulbransen
Hallet, Davis & Co.
    verticals
Hardman, Peck & Co.
Hobart M. Cable
Suzuki
Wyman




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