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The Fortepiano after Stein *

Double strung throughout
Hand operated moderator, knee lever sustain
One 61+1-note reverse keyboard FF–f''' A415/A440
A430 capable
Strung in Malcolm Rose Red & Yellow Brass, and Soft Iron wire
Honduras mahogany round tail case
Four turned and fluted legs, solid frame and panel lid
Viennese action by Carey Beebe
Kangaroo skin hammer coverings
Viennese action model by Philip Belt also available


The keyboard of the Classical masters.

Size: 215 x 98cm
Value: $66000
Performance Fee: $1230

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* Flight-case compatible
for safe transit anywhere

Although it has frequently appeared in masterclasses and concerts all over Australia for local and overseas artists, our Stein fortepiano is most regularly heard from the orchestra pit for Opera Australia’s Sydney and Melbourne productions of Mozart, Rossini and Donizetti operas. The Fortepiano flew to Beijing for the first fortepiano concerts in China with Florilegium, has toured around Australia twice for Richard Egarr playing concertos with the Australian Chamber Orchestra, and in 2019 was even heard in Bahrain with Freiburger Barockorchester performing Mozart’s Don Giovanni directed by René Jacobs.


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