A Map of the Market for New Pianos

CONSUMER-GRADE PIANOS
ChineseSamickYoung ChangYamaha Kawai
Upper Level

Verticals:
$3,600–$8,200

Grands
5' to 7':
$11,000–$25,000
Perzina verticalsJ.P. Pramberger
    Platinum
Wm. Knabe
Albert Weber
Young Chang
    Platinum
Brodmann grands (PE)
Hailun
Ritmüller
Kawai GE grands
Kawai verticals
    (Indonesia)
Yamaha GC grands
Yamaha verticals
    (China)
Mid-Range

Verticals:
$2,900–$7,500

Grands
5' to 7':
$7,500–$23,000
Brodmann verticals (PE)
Heintzman
May Berlin
Palatino
Perzina grands*
Kohler & Campbell
    Millennium
Pramberger Signature
Story & Clark
    Signature
Weber Sovereign
Young Chang
    Professional Artist
Kawai GM grands
Yamaha GB grands

Baldwin (China)
Essex
Everett Grands
Hallet, Davis & Co.
    grands (HD)
Pearl River
Cable-Nelson
    (Yamaha)
Entry Level

Verticals:
$2,800–$5,500

Grands
5' to 7':
$6,600–$17,000
Cristofori
Henry F. Miller
Kohler & Campbell
    New Yorker
Pramberger Legacy
Samick
Story & Clark Heritage
Weber Legend
Young Chang
    Traditional/Gold
Altenburg
Everett verticals
Falcone
Geo. Steck
Hardman, Peck & Co.
Hobart M. Cable
Suzuki
Wyman


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please read the accompanying commentary.

*Tentative, based on very limited information