The Baldwin L Artist Grand series piano is carefully engineered to deliver the most magnificently rich and thunderous sound possible, making the L a favorite among many of today's most advanced pianist. The L is one of the world's finest built instruments, combining traditional grand piano style and performance to deliver the full, rich, resonant sound you'd expect from the largest concert grands.
Recent In-Store Performance Reconditioning
- Detailed cleaning
- Polished brass pedals, ferrules and hinges
- Key frame bedding
- Hammer reshape
- Modify let off dowels to allow proper regulation
- Action regulation ~ alignments, blow, let off, drop, repetition springs, back checks
- Tune at A440hz
- Voicing ~ minimal stitching
The story behind this particular Baldwin L
This piano was owned by the daughter of a prominent piano dealer in Washington, D.C. Her father owned 4 Baldwin piano stores in the surrounding area. In 1966 the family visited Baldwin's piano factory located in Cincinnati, Ohio to select the perfect Baldwin for their home. They chose this one.
Baldwin Piano - A Popular Choice For Performers
Baldwin operated and ran a major concert and artist program which was second only to Steinway. Many distinguished musicians had chosen to compose, perform and record using Baldwin pianos over the years, including the pianists Walter Gieseking, Claudio Arrau, Jorge Bolet, Earl Wild and José Iturbi and the composers Aaron Copland, Philip Glass, Igor Stravinsky, Béla Bartók, Leonard Bernstein, Steven Sondheim and John Williams. Baldwin pianos have been used by popular entertainers who are or at one time were official Baldwin artists including Ray Charles, Liberace, Richard Carpenter, Billy Joel, Michael Feinstein, Paul Schaffer, Carly Simon, Dave Brubeck, Benfolds, Dick Hyman, George Shearing, Marian McPartland, Armenia Adams, Clay Aiken, Monty Alexander, Dave Brubeck, Jo Ann Castle, Dino, Peter Duchin, Charles Dutoit, Morton Estrin, Arthur Ferrante, Stephen Flaherty,Ben Folds, Deborah Gibson, Mickey Gilley, Eric Hamelin, Dick Hyman, Wladimir Jan Kochanski, Steve Kuhn, Erich Kunzel, Michael John LaChiusa, Keith Lockhart, Richard Marx, Les McCann, Rickey Minor, Patrick Moraz, Seiji Ozawa, Anne Patrick, Luciano Pavarotti, Steve Reich, Santiago Rodriguez, Diane Schuur, Bobby Short, Abbey Simon, Rufus Wainwright, Robert Weiric, Earl Wild and even Miley Cyrus.