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Piano and Pinot: The Perfect Pair

When attending a wine tasting, connoisseurs like to engage all senses in the experience, not just taste. Mike and Sandy Davis, owners of Napa’s Davis Estates winery, enlisted the help of Antique Piano Shop to give their guests a sensational sense of melodious hearing that adds to the taste and aroma of their award-winning wines. continue reading

Home is Where the Heart is: A 1909 Mission Arts & Crafts Style Vose & Sons Piano Returns to its Native City

Estate sales are fun places to stumble upon unique and even rare objects. Recently I purchased a Vose & Sons piano from an estate in St. Louis that was no ordinary piano.       For starters, Vose & Sons built truly exceptional pianos. The company was established in 1851 by James Whiting Vose in Boston, continue reading

Restoring the Un-restorable: Flood-damaged Steinway Pianos from Grand Ole Opry Brought Back to Life

Click here to watch Michael Stinnett discuss the restoration process of the historic Opry pianos: http://youtu.be/trRo_Hh1qQI The 1,000-year flood in Nashville caused enormous swelling of the Cumberland River in 2010 and damaged many buildings throughout the city, including the Grand Ole Opry House. The Opry lost many of its valuable, historic keepsakes and instruments, and three continue reading