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John Steinway discusses the family business of making pianos

BROADCAST: Nov. 4, 1965 | DURATION: 00:39:13

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As a result of making cabinets, the family business of making pianos started in 1853. John Steinway is a 4th generation piano-maker. Steinway talks about his own apprenticeship and first learning about wood. He feels the pianos are made better today because long ago, only two men made a piano versus a six or eight man crew to perfect the craftmanship today.