Exploring the Potential of Narrow Key Pianos w/ Hannah Reimann & Fanny Steingraeber

Exploring the Potential of Narrow Key Pianos w/ Hannah Reimann & Fanny Steingraeber

Get ready for a fun PTRH session this Saturday as we bring you an exclusive conversation with two distinguished figures in the world of pianos: Hannah Reimann from Stretto Pianos and Fanny Steingraeber from Steingraeber & Sohne, the renowned high-end piano manufacturer in Bayreuth, Germany.

This special pre-recorded session has been meticulously curated to accommodate busy international schedules, ensuring you don't miss out on this rare opportunity. Join us as Fanny Steingraeber discusses the marvelous developments and innovations that have defined Steingraeber pianos for generations.

In this session, Fanny Steingraeber will delve into the intricate craftsmanship behind Steingraeber pianos, sharing insights into their groundbreaking advancements, including their pioneering work with narrow keys and other revolutionary innovations. It's a unique chance to gain firsthand knowledge from one of the most esteemed names in piano manufacturing.

Here’s a little bit about our guests:

Hannah Reimann:
A US-based concert pianist renowned for her expressive performances across various genres from classical to contemporary music. As a dedicated educator, Hannah also imparts knowledge to aspiring musicians while exploring new dimensions of sound through innovative musical instruments. Her commitment extends beyond traditional boundaries as she collaborates with meditation apps to integrate soothing piano melodies into relaxation practices.
Fanny Steingraeber:
Hailing from Bayreuth, Germany's esteemed Steingraeber family known for their craftsmanship in piano manufacturing; Fanny represents innovation rooted in tradition. With expertise spanning technical design improvements to customer engagement strategies within the niche market of custom-made pianos, she plays a pivotal role in introducing ground-breaking concepts such as narrow keyboards tailored specifically towards individual ergonomic needs without compromising on tonal quality or performance standards.

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Creators and Guests

Eathan Janney
Eathan Janney
Eathan has 20 years of experience as a piano technician. He studied with Dave Miller, the staff piano technician for the Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University, New Jersey. Dave Carpenter, the inventor of the Verituner electronic tuning device, provided mentorship for Eathan in Chicago. Eathan also worked with Ken Eschete and Bill Schwarts, the staff piano technicians at Northwestern University in Chicago. In 2009, he founded Floating Piano Factory of New York, a company that allows piano technicians to move from Apprentice to Craftsman level while offering value pricing to clients as technicians progress toward mastery. In 2017 he founded Piano Technicians Masterclasses, an online project designed to offer cutting-edge instruction from piano industry masters to anyone on the globe with an internet connection.
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